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The students from St. Anne School love to read.  This page is all about great books that we recommend you check out and read.  These are also great books we recommend you can purchase and give to students as gifts.  So, if you are looking for a book, check these.  If you happen to know a great book and would like to see it listed on this page, send the author and title to the Web Master (8042web@ecsd.net).​

 

​Book Title

​Description

​Age

​Purchase

T​hat Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown by Cression Cowell and Neal Layton (Hyperion Books for Children) ​This little girl named Emily spends her days playing with her rabbit, Stanley. She refuses to give him up for any new toy. She is loyal to her bunny. This is a tale of her imaginary antics with her rabbit. That Rabbit Belongs To Emily Brown ​6-8 Years
​Hug Time  by Patrick McDonnell  (Little, Brown and Company, 2007) ​Jules is a kitten who seeks to hug as many people as possible in one day. Jules eventually makes it to the North Pole and is saddened when he doesn't immediately find somebody to hug. Finally, a polar bear wanders up to him and asks, "Would YOU like a hug?" It ends when Jules goes to bed and hugs the last person who matters to him the most- his owner. ​4-12 Years
​​The Best Christmas Present in the World  by Michael Morpurgo (Egmont Books, 2004) ​This is a tiny hardcover book that tells the story of how a man finds a letter written during World War I by an English soldier to his wife. The man who finds the letter searches for the wife and discovers that she lives in a senior's home nearby. He visits her and she mistakenly believes that he is her husband. Their time together is magical for her because it makes her impossible dream of seeing her husband again come true. ​12 Years
Cheese by Margie Palatini (Katherine Tegan Books, a division of HarperCollins) ​This is a hilarious book about the rat from the famous nursery rhyme, The Farmer in the Dell, who decides that the cheese should not stand alone. Read it to discover the mischief that he eventually creates and how he turns the original nursery rhyme into a farse. ​6-14 Years
Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity by Mo Willems (Hyperion Books, 2007) ​Mo Willems has just published this second Knuffle Bunny book in October, 2007. It is about two little girls who accidentally take home each other's knuffle bunnies (very cute stuffed animals) after a long day at playschool. At 2:30 a.m. both children realize this error and you can only imagine what happens next... Knuffle Bunny Too A Case Of Mistaken Identity: A Case Of Mistaken Identity ​6-10 Years
There is a Bird on your Head by Mo Willems (Hyperion Books, 2007) ​Mo Willems has just published his fourth book in his series of Easy Readers about two main characters, Gerald and Piggie. Gerald is a notoriously nervous elephant who tends to be cautious about everything. Piggie is a relaxed friend who tags along and supports Gerald through most of his worries. In this book, Gerald is certain that there is a bird on his head. Indeed, there is not one bird; there are actually two birds on his head. The antics that both of them go through to deal with his problem are very funny. There Is A Bird On Your Head!: An Elephant And Piggie Book ​4-7 Years
​I am Invited to a Party! by Mo Willems (Hyperion Books, 2007) ​Piggie is invited to a party, but he is very unfamiliar with going to parties and what it involves. Gerald knows parties and decides to help Piggie out.  I am Invited to a Party!: An Elephant And Piggie Book ​4-7 Years

 

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The students from St. Anne School love to read.  This page is all about great books that we recommend you check out and read.  These are also great books we recommend you can purchase and give to students as gifts.  So, if you are looking for a book, check these.  If you happen to know a great book and would like to see it listed on this page, send the author and title to the Web Master (8042web@ecsd.net).​

 

​Book Title

​Description

​Age

​Purchase

T​hat Rabbit Belongs to Emily Brown by Cression Cowell and Neal Layton (Hyperion Books for Children) ​This little girl named Emily spends her days playing with her rabbit, Stanley. She refuses to give him up for any new toy. She is loyal to her bunny. This is a tale of her imaginary antics with her rabbit. That Rabbit Belongs To Emily Brown ​6-8 Years
​Hug Time  by Patrick McDonnell  (Little, Brown and Company, 2007) ​Jules is a kitten who seeks to hug as many people as possible in one day. Jules eventually makes it to the North Pole and is saddened when he doesn't immediately find somebody to hug. Finally, a polar bear wanders up to him and asks, "Would YOU like a hug?" It ends when Jules goes to bed and hugs the last person who matters to him the most- his owner. ​4-12 Years
​​The Best Christmas Present in the World  by Michael Morpurgo (Egmont Books, 2004) ​This is a tiny hardcover book that tells the story of how a man finds a letter written during World War I by an English soldier to his wife. The man who finds the letter searches for the wife and discovers that she lives in a senior's home nearby. He visits her and she mistakenly believes that he is her husband. Their time together is magical for her because it makes her impossible dream of seeing her husband again come true. ​12 Years
Cheese by Margie Palatini (Katherine Tegan Books, a division of HarperCollins) ​This is a hilarious book about the rat from the famous nursery rhyme, The Farmer in the Dell, who decides that the cheese should not stand alone. Read it to discover the mischief that he eventually creates and how he turns the original nursery rhyme into a farse. ​6-14 Years
Knuffle Bunny Too: A Case of Mistaken Identity by Mo Willems (Hyperion Books, 2007) ​Mo Willems has just published this second Knuffle Bunny book in October, 2007. It is about two little girls who accidentally take home each other's knuffle bunnies (very cute stuffed animals) after a long day at playschool. At 2:30 a.m. both children realize this error and you can only imagine what happens next... Knuffle Bunny Too A Case Of Mistaken Identity: A Case Of Mistaken Identity ​6-10 Years
There is a Bird on your Head by Mo Willems (Hyperion Books, 2007) ​Mo Willems has just published his fourth book in his series of Easy Readers about two main characters, Gerald and Piggie. Gerald is a notoriously nervous elephant who tends to be cautious about everything. Piggie is a relaxed friend who tags along and supports Gerald through most of his worries. In this book, Gerald is certain that there is a bird on his head. Indeed, there is not one bird; there are actually two birds on his head. The antics that both of them go through to deal with his problem are very funny. There Is A Bird On Your Head!: An Elephant And Piggie Book ​4-7 Years
​I am Invited to a Party! by Mo Willems (Hyperion Books, 2007) ​Piggie is invited to a party, but he is very unfamiliar with going to parties and what it involves. Gerald knows parties and decides to help Piggie out.  I am Invited to a Party!: An Elephant And Piggie Book ​4-7 Years