Best of


The Hallo-Weiner

Dav Pilkey - 1995
    But one brave act on Halloween makes Oscar a Grade-A hero, proving that a little wiener can be a real winner!

The Magic School Bus In The Haunted Museum: A Book About Sound

Linda Ward Beech - 1995
    The class hears lots of weird sounds. Ms. Frizzle and the kids enter at their own risk! But, once inside, they learn all about sound. You will, too, when you read this book.

Piggie Pie!

Margie Palatini - 1995
    The only thing that could make her happy is something extra special for lunch, and that is: Piggie Pie! Gritch zooms off on her broomstick to find eight plump piggies -- where else? -- on Old MacDonald's Farm. Cleverly disguised pigs impersonate ducks, chickens, a cow, and Old MacDonald himself, as this uproarious, quick-paced story builds to an ironically surprising conclusion. Wacky, hip, and illustrated with bold, bright paintings, "Piggie Pie" adds a new twist to an old fairy-tale scene.

The Pumpkin Patch Parable

Liz Curtis Higgs - 1995
    In the same way, God's transforming love can fill each of our hearts with joy and light. Liz Curtis Higgs created this parable as a way to share the Good News with her own precious children each harvest season. . .and now with children everywhere.

Clifford's First Halloween

Norman Bridwell - 1995
    Join everyone's favorite small red puppy as he gets into mischief at the Halloween party! Now with a die cut cover that reveals a pumpkin-shaped glitter gel pack.Many Halloweens ago, Clifford was just a tiny red puppy who got into lots of trouble.This Halloween classic is being reissued just in time for Halloween in an all-new format with a die cut cover that holds a pumpkin-shaped glitter gel pack!

Rattlebone Rock

Sylvia L. Andrews - 1995
    BOOM! CLACKA-CLACK!The skeletons danceAnd rattle their bones.Ghosts join inWith musical moans.Mice squeak byAnd bats swoop down.The BOOMA beat echoesAll through the town.Witches and goblinsMake the tombstones Knock.It's time to danceTo the Rattlebone Rock!

The Aliens Are Coming!

Colin McNaughton - 1995
    This planet-shaped book introduces, in rhyme, the weird and wonderful members of an alien fleet determined to conquer Earth.

2 X 2 = Boo!: A Set of Spooky Multiplication Stories

Loreen Leedy - 1995
    A table is included.

Chumba La Cachumba

Carlos Cotte - 1995
    Fun on many levels.

Monster Manners

Joanna Cole - 1995
    Distressed over their daughter's lack of bad manners, Mother and Father Monster insist that she misbehave.