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December Selections'

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December Selections". If you wish to see the curricular areas, genres, Lexile® and qualitative measures, along with the collection of ready-to-use instructional materials, go online to TeachingBooks at: https://www.teachingbooks.net/tb.cgi?lid=3069&a=1


Titles on 'Children's Book-a-Day Almanac:
December Selections'

The Giver image
The Giver by Lois Lowry

Lexile: 760

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The Invention of Hugo Cabret image
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick

Lexile: 820

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Frindle image

Frindle

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Lexile: 830

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Judy Moody Declares Independence image
Judy Moody Declares Independence by Megan McDonald and Peter H. Reynolds

Lexile: 530

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Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice image
Claudette Colvin: Twice Toward Justice by Phillip Hoose

Lexile: 1000

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One Crazy Summer image
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia

Lexile: 750

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The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale image
The Mitten: A Ukrainian Folktale by Jan Brett

Lexile: 600

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Mr. Wuffles! image
Mr. Wuffles! by David Wiesner

Lexile: Unknown

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The Polar Express image
The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg

Lexile: 520

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John Henry image
John Henry by Julius Lester and Jerry Pinkney

Lexile: 620

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Rain Reign image
Rain Reign by Ann M. Martin

Lexile: 720

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Nothing But the Truth: A Documentary Novel image
Nothing But the Truth: A Documentary Novel by Avi

Lexile: Unknown

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A Christmas Carol image
A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens

Lexile: 500

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Art & Max image
Art & Max by David Wiesner

Lexile: 310

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The Wind in the Willows image
The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame and Inga Moore

Lexile: 1140

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Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins image
Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins by Eric A. Kimmel and Trina Schart Hyman

Lexile: 550

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The Dark Is Rising image
The Dark Is Rising by Susan Cooper

Lexile: 920

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A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis image
A Nation's Hope: The Story of Boxing Legend Joe Louis by Matt de la Peña and Kadir Nelson

Lexile: Unknown

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Breadcrumbs image
Breadcrumbs by Anne Ursu and Erin McGuire

Lexile: 720

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The Year of Billy Miller image
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes

Lexile: 620

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A Crooked Kind of Perfect image
A Crooked Kind of Perfect by Linda Urban

Lexile: 730

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Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland image
Written in Bone: Buried Lives of Jamestown and Colonial Maryland by Sally M. Walker

Lexile: 1140

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Unspoken: A Story from the Underground Railroad image
Unspoken: A Story from the Underground Railroad by Henry Cole

Lexile: Unknown

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Blood on the River: James Town, 1607 image
Blood on the River: James Town, 1607 by Elisa Carbone

Lexile: 820

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Millions of Cats image
Millions of Cats by Wanda Gág

Lexile: 580

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Mr. Popper's Penguins image
Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard Atwater, Robert Lawson, and Florence Atwater

Lexile: 910

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The Green Glass Sea image
The Green Glass Sea by Ellen Klages

Lexile: 790

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The Snowman image
The Snowman by Raymond Briggs

Lexile: 300

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You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?! image
You Never Heard of Sandy Koufax?! by Jonah Winter and Andre Carrilho

Lexile: 830

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Monsieur Marceau: Actor without Words image
Monsieur Marceau: Actor without Words by Leda Schubert and Gerard DuBois

Lexile: 740

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Snow image
Snow by Uri Shulevitz

Snow

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Lexile: 340

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The London Eye Mystery image
The London Eye Mystery by Siobhan Dowd

Lexile: 640

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America the Beautiful image
America the Beautiful by Katharine Lee Bates and Wendell Minor

Lexile: 500

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The Suburb Beyond the Stars image
The Suburb Beyond the Stars by M.T. Anderson

Lexile: 620

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Bigger Than a Bread Box image
Bigger Than a Bread Box by Laurel Snyder

Lexile: 680

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The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane image
The Wright Brothers: How They Invented the Airplane by Russell Freedman

Lexile: 1160

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Little White Duck: A Childhood in China image
Little White Duck: A Childhood in China by Na Liu and Andrés Vera Martinez

Lexile: 710

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How Tom Beat Captain Najork and His Hired Sportsmen image
How Tom Beat Captain Najork and His Hired Sportsmen by Russell Hoban and Quentin Blake

Lexile: Unknown

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Ben and Me image
Ben and Me by Robert Lawson

Lexile: 1010

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The Philharmonic Gets Dressed image
The Philharmonic Gets Dressed by Karla Kuskin and Marc Simont

Lexile: 750

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All-of-a-Kind Family image
All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor

Lexile: 750

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The Best Christmas Pageant Ever image
The Best Christmas Pageant Ever by Barbara Robinson and Judith Gwyn Brown

Lexile: 930

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Christmas in the Trenches image
Christmas in the Trenches by John McCutcheon and Henri Sorensen

Lexile: 520

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The Twenty One Balloons image
The Twenty One Balloons by William Pene Du Bois

Lexile: 1070

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Tub People image
Tub People by Pam Conrad and Richard Egielski

Lexile: 540

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The Money We'll Save image
The Money We'll Save by Brock Cole

Lexile: 660

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Audacious Kids: The Classic American Children's Story image
Audacious Kids: The Classic American Children's Story by Jerry Griswold

Lexile: Unknown

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