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New Picture Books in 2009

Just click on the titles to read our original reviews for these picture books and easy readers published in 2009.

A Chair for Always / by Vera B. Williams
A Child's Garden: A Story of Hope / by Michael Forman
A Kid's Guide to Earning Money / by Tamra Orr
A Kid's Guide to Stock Market Investing / by Tamra Orr
Ace Lacewing Bug Detective: Bad Bugs Are My Business / by David Biedrzycki
Adventure Annie Goes to Work / by Toni Buzzeo, illustrated by Amy Wummer
Alfred Nobel: The Man Behind the Peace Prize / by Kathy-Jo Wargin, illustrated by Zachary Pullen
All Aboard to Work -- Choo-Choo! / by Carol Roth, illustrated by Steve Lavis
An Apple Pie for Dinner / by Susan VanHecke, illustrated by Carol Baicker-McKee
Annie Glover is not a Tree Lover / by Darleen Bailey Beard, illustrated by Heather Maione
Applesauce Season / by Eden Ross Lipson, illustrated by Mordicai Gerstein
Bring Me Some Apples and I’ll Make You a Pie: A Story About Edna Lewis / by Robbin Gourley
Budgeting Tips for Kids / by Tamra Orr
Camping with the President / by Ginger Wadsworth, illustrated by Karen Dugan
Chicken and Cat Clean Up / by Sara Varon
Coins and Other Currency: A Kid's Guide to Coin Collecting / by Tamra Orr
Coretta Scott / by Ntozake Shange, illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Cycle of Rice, Cycle of Life: A Story of Sustainable Farming / by Jan Reynolds
Diogenes / by M.D. Usher, pictures by Michael Chesworth
Django: World's Greatest Jazz Guitarist / by Bonnie Christensen
Eleanor, Quiet No More: The Life of Eleanor Roosevelt / by Doreen Rappoport, ill. Gary Kelley
Ellis Island: Coming to the Land of Liberty / by Raymond Bial
Erika-San / by Allen Say
Finding Lincoln / by Ann Malaspina, illustrated by Colin Bootman
First Come the Zebra / by Lynne Barasch
Gonzalo Grabs the Good Life / by Janice Levy, illustrated by Bill Slavin
Guttersnipe / by Jane Cutler, pictures by Emily Arnold McCully
Hands of the Rain Forest: The Emberá People of Panama / by Rachel Crandell
I and I: Bob Marley / by Tony Medina, illustrated by Jesse Joshua Watson
I Heard God Talking to Me: William Edmondson and His Stone Carvings / by Elizabeth Spires
I Want to Be Free / by Joesph Slate, illustrated by E. B. Lewis
If America Were a Village: A Book about the People of the United States / by David J. Smith, Illustrated by Shelagh Armstrong
In Her Hands: The Story of Sculptor Augusta Savage / by Alan Schroeder, illustrated by JaeMe Bereal
Into The Deep: The Life of Naturalist and Explorer William Beebe / by David Sheldon