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        Angelina at the Palace
by Katharine Holabird
Picture Book HOL
                Princesses are Not Perfect
by Kate Lum
Picture Book LUM
  Ariel's Beginning
by Kristen L. Depken
Picture Book DIS
  Princess Baby
by Karen Katz
Picture Book KAT
  The apple-pip princess
by Jane Ray
Picture Book RAY
  Princess Bess gets dressed
by Margery Cuyler
Picture Book CUY
  Barbie in the 12 Dancing Princesses
by Tennant Redbank
Picture Book BAR
  The Princess Gown
by Linda Leopold Strauss
Picture Book STR
by Mary Jane Auch
Picture Book AUC
  Princess Grace
by Mary Hoffman
Picture Book HOF
  Clever Jack takes the cake
by Candace Fleming
Picture Book FLE
  Princess Hyacinth : the Surprising Tale of a Girl who Floated
by Florence Parry Heide
Picture Book HEI
  Dangerously Ever After
by Dashka Slater
Youth New Book Shelves- Picture Book SLA
  Princess Party
by Joy Allen
Picture Book ALL
  A Dazzling Day
by Devin Ann Wooster
Picture Book DIS
  Princess Peepers Picks a Pet
by Pam Calvert
Picture Book CAL
  Dexter Bexley and the Big Blue Beastie on the Road
by Joel Stewart
Picture Book STE
  Princess Penelope takes charge!
by Todd Mack
Picture Book MAC
  Ella's big chance: a Jazz-Age Cinderella
by Shirley Hughes
Picture Book HUG
  Princess Pigsty
by Cornelia Caroline Funke
Picture Book FUN
  A Gold Star for Zog
by Julia Donaldson
Youth New Book Shelves- Picture Book DON
  Princess Pigtoria and the Pea
by Pamela Duncan Edwards
Picture Book EDW
  I want to Win! : A Little Princess Story
by Tony Ross
Picture Book ROS
  Princess says Goodnight
by Naomi Howland
Picture Book HOW
  Kitty Princess and the Newspaper Dress
by Emma Carlow
Picture Book CAR
  The Princess and the Peas and Carrots
by Harriet Ziefert
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book- ZIE
  Not all princesses dress in pink
by Jane Yolen
Picture Book YOL
  The Princess Who Could Not Sleep
by An Leysen
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book LEY
  Once Upon a Cool Motorcycle Dude
by Kevin O'Malley
Picture Book OMA
  Princess Zelda and the Frog
by Carol W. Gardner
Picture Book GAR

The pirate princess
by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen
Picture Book BAR

  The Real Princess : a Mathemagical Tale
by Brenda Williams
Picture Book WIL
  The Princess and the Packet of Frozen Peas
by Tony Wilsom
Youth New Book Shelves-Picture Book WIL

Sleep Like a Tiger
by Mary Logue
Youth New Book Shelves- Picture Book LOG


  The Princess and the Pig
by Jonathan Emmett
Youth New Book Shelves- Picture Book EMM
  The Snow Princess
by Ruth Sanderson
Picture Book SAN

The Princess and the Pizza
by Mary Jane Auch
Picture Book AUC

  The Storytelling Princess
by Rafe Martin
Picture Book MAR
  The Princess and the White Bear King
by Tanya Robyn Batt
Picture Book BAT
  Too Princessy
by Jean Riedy
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book REI

Find more Disney princess titles in Picture Book DIS



Boogie Knights
by Lisa Wheeler
Picture Book WHE
      The King of Quizzical Island
by Gordon Snell
Picture Book SNE
The Cloud Spinner
by Michael Catchpool
Picture Book CAT

The King who wouldn't Sleep
by Debbie Singleton
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book SIN


East Dragon, West Dragon
by Robyn Eversole
Youth New Book Shelves- Picture Book EVE


The Knight who took all Day
By James Mayhew
Picture Book MAY|

Elephant Joe, Brave Knight!: a Tale of Knightly
by David Wojtowycz
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book WOJ
  The knight who was afraid of the dark
by Barbara Shook Hazen
Picture Book HAZ
A Good Knight's Rest
by Shelley Moore Thomas
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book THO

The Prince's New Pet
by Brian Anderson
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book AND

King Arthur's Very Great Grandson : Henry Alfred
by Kenneth Kraegel
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book KRA

The Princess Knight
by Cornelia Caroline Funke
Picture Book FUN


King Bidgood's in the Bathtub
by Audrey Wood
Picture Book WOO

The Queen of France
by Tim Wadham
Picture Book WAD

King Hugo's Huge Ego
by Chris Van Dusen
Picture Book VAN
  Waking Dragons
by Jane Yolen
Youth New Book Shelves-
Picture Book YOL




Bernie Magruder & the Haunted Hotel
By Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Youth Fiction Naylor

The Black Tower
By Betsy Cromer Byars
Youth Fiction Byars

Bunnicula: A Rabbit Tale of Mystery
By Deborah Howe
Youth Fiction Howe

The Case of the Dirty Bird
By Gary Paulsen
Youth Fiction Paulsen

The Case of the Missing Marquess: An Enola Holmes Mystery
By Nancy Springer
Youth Fiction Springer

Chasing Vermeer
By Blue Balliett
Youth Fiction Balliett

The Clue of the Linoleum Lederhosen
By M.T. Anderson
Youth Fiction Anderson

Coffin on a Case
By Eve Bunting
Youth Fiction Bunting

Encyclopedia Brown and the Case of the Jumping Frogs
By Donald Sobol
Youth Fiction Sobol

Enemy Spy
By Wendelin Van Draanen
Youth Fiction Van Draanen

The Fall of the Amazing Zalindas

By Tracy Mack
Youth Fiction Mack

Ghosthunters and the Gruesome Invincible Lightning Ghost!
By Cornelia Caroline Funke
Youth Fiction Funke

The Dollhouse Murders
By Betty Ren Wright
Youth Fiction Wright

Gilda Joyce: The Ladies of the Lake
By Jennifer Allison
Youth Fiction Allison

Journey to the River Sea
By Eva Ibbotson
Youth Fiction Ibbotson

Minerva Clark Goes to the Dogs
By Karen Karbo
Youth Fiction Karbo

Mr. Chickee’s Messy Mission
By Christopher Paul Curtis
Youth Fiction Curtis

Murder, My Tweet: From the Tattered Casebook of Chet Gecko, Private Eye
By Bruce Hale
Youth Fiction Hale

Mystery on Skull Island
By Elizabeth McDavid Jones
Youth Fiction American Girl

Room One: A Mystery or Two
By Andrew Clements
Youth Fiction Clements


Check out these books for families to read together for more family fun!

Eddie Dickens Trilogy
By Philip Ardagh
Youth Fiction ARDAGH

A House Called Awful End Dreadful Acts Terrible Times
pippi longstocking Pippi Longstocking
by Astrid Lindgren
Youth Fiction LINDGREN

dear dumb diary #1

dear dumb diary #7

Dear Dumb Diary series:
by Jim Benton
Youth Fiction BENTON

Start at the beginning with ...
Let's Pretend This Never Happened


Or read the latest ...
Never Underestimate Your Dumbness

judy Moody

Judy Moody & her brother, Stink
by Megan McDonald
Youth Fiction MCDONALD

The story begins with ...
Judy Moody was in a mood.
Not a good mood. A bad mood.

Or follow the adventures of ...
Stink, the Incredible
Shrinking Kid

4th Grade Nothing

Tales of a 4th Grade Nothing, Superfudge &
by Judy Blume
Youth Fiction BLUME

four stupid cupids

Four Stupid Cupids
by Gregory Maguire
Youth Fiction MAGUIRE

Freckle Juice

Freckle Juice
by Judy Blume
Youth Fiction BLUME

Geek Chic

Geek Chic: the Zoey Zone
by Marge Palatini
Youth New Fiction PALATINI

Clarice Bean Clarice Bean
by Lauren Child
Youth Fiction CHILD

Utterly Me, Clarice Bean, Clarice Bean Spells Trouble &Clarice Bean, Don't Look Now
The Floods

The Floods: Good Neighbors
by Colin Thompson
Youth New Fiction THOMPSON

beezus and ramona
Ramona Books
by Beverly Cleary
Youth Fiction CLEARY
Beezus and RamonaRamona and Her FatherRamona and her MotherRamona Quimby, age 8 Ramona the Pest Ramona the Brave Ramona ForeverRamona’s World
Rare Beasts

Edgar and Ellen
by Charles Ogden
Youth Fiction OGDEN

Start at the beginning with ...
Rare Beasts

Or read the latest ...
Nod's Limbs

ramona age 8 Nod's Limbs
the twits

The Twits
by Roald Dahl
Youth Fiction DAHL


The Quigley's
by Simon Mason
Youth Fiction MASON

21 balloons

Twenty-One Balloons
by William Du Bois
Youth Fiction DU BOIS

how to eat fried worms

How to Eat Fried Worms
by Thomas Rockwell
Youth Fiction ROCKWELL

Jack Adrift

heads or tails
Jack Stories
by Jack Gantos
Youth Fiction GANTOS

Jack Adrift:
Fourth Grade without a Clue

Jack on the Tracks:
Four Seasons of Fifth Grade

Heads or Tails:
Stories from the Sixth Grade
Wayside School

More Sideways
Wayside School Stories
by Louis Sachar
Youth Fiction SACHAR

The story begins with ...
Sideways Stories from
Wayside School

Or read the latest ...
More Sideways Arithmetic
from Wayside School

First Chet Gecko book
Chet Gecko latest book
Chet Gecko Series
by Bruce Hale
Youth Fiction HALE


Start at the beginning with ..
The Chameleon Wore Chartreuse

or read the latest
Hiss Me Deadly


bad beginning

The End

Series of Unfortunate Events
by Lemony Snickett
Youth Fiction SNICKETT

The story begins with ...
The Bad Beginning

And ends with ...
The End


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