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Best Books of April 2009

April 2009: 42 books read

Picture Books and Early Readers
Charlie & Lola: I Completely Know About Guinea Pigs by Lauren Child, text based on a script by Paul Larson and Laura Beaumont
Amanda Pig and the Wiggly Tooth by Jean Van Leeuwen, illustrated by Ann Schweninger
Freckleface Strawberry and the Dodgeball Bully by Julianne Moore, illustrated by LeUyen Pham

Recommended for Elementary School
Amy Hodgepodge #1: All Mixed Up by Kim Wayans
Lulu Atlantis and the Quest for True Blue Love by Patricia Martin

Recommended for ages 10 and up
Life, Starring Me! by Robin Wasserman (coming out in May)
Positively by Courtney Sheinmel (coming out in September)
Also Known As Harper by Ann Haywood Leal (coming out in May)
The Dork Diaries: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life by Rachel Renee Russell (coming out in June)
Anything but Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin

Recommended for Teens and Adults
Highway to H#!! by Rosemary Clement-Moore (third book in the Maggie Quinn: Girl vs. Evil series)
Emiko Superstar by Mariko Tamako and Steve Rolston (graphic novel)
If I Stay by Gayle Forman
Because I Am Furniture by Thalia Chaltas
A Map of the Known World by Lisa Ann Sandell
Band Geeked Out by Josie Bloss (sequel to Band Geek Love)
Hollow #4: Enemies by Christopher Golden and Ford Lytle Gilmore

Non-Fiction Picks
Paper Fashions Fantasy by the editors of Klutz
Adventures in Cartooning: How to Turn Your Doodles Into Comics by James Sturm, Andrew Arnold, Alexis Frederick-Frost
30 Days to Finding and Keeping Sassy Sidekicks and BFFs: A Friendship Field Guide by Clea Hantman
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