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Best Books of August 2009

August 2009: 32 books read

Picture Books
Tickety Tock by Jason Robert Brown, illustrated by Mary Grandpre, based on The Schmuel Song from The Last Five Years

Easy Chapter Books
Rumblewick's Diary #1: My Unwilling Witch Goes to Ballet School by Hiawyn Oram, illustrated by Sarah Warburton
Piper Reed Gets a Job by Kimberly Willis Holt, illustrated by Christine Davenier

Juvenile Fiction
The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place #1: The Mysterious Howling by Maryrose Wood, illustrated by Jon Klassen (coming out next February - put it on your radar NOW!)
Standing for Socks by Elissa Brent Weissman

Young Adult Fiction
Nothing but Ghosts by Beth Kephart
Intensely Alice by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Hot Girl by Dream Jordan
Skunk Girl by Sheba Karim
Paparazzi Princess by Jen Calonita (the fourth in the Secrets of My Hollywood Life series)

Graphic Novels
Babymouse: Dragonslayer by Jennifer L. Holm and Matthew Holm
Black is for Beginnings by Laurie Stolarz, adapted by Barbara Randall Kesel, artwork by Janina Görrissen

Math Doesn't Suck by Danica McKellar, illustrated by Mary Lynn Blasutta
Kiss My Math by Danica McKellar
See Jane Win for Girls: A Smart Girl's Guide to Success by Sylvia B. Rimm

The Play's the Thing
Wait Until Dark by Frederick Knott
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