Book Talk

Each month our class celebrates the reading we do at home by having a “Book Talk”. Most of these books are available at the Eugene Public Library and many of the used book stores around town. Here are some titles our students have recommended this year:


Splat the Cat by Rob Scotton

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss

Goodnight, Goodnight Construction Site by Sherri Duskey Rinker

How Things Work by Conrad Mason

Put Me in the Zoo by Robert Lopshire

About a Bear by Holly Surplice

Goatilocks and the Three Bears by Erica S. Perl

The Never Girls book series by Kiki Thorpe

The Doll in the Garden: A Ghost Story by Mary Downing Hahn


Five Funny Frights by Judith B. Stamper

Mittens by Lola M. Schaefer and Susan Kathleen Hartung

Polite as a Princess by Melissa Lagonegro

My Big Truck Book by Ticktock

Curious George and the Hot Air Balloon by H.A. Rey and Margret Rey

Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Whose Birthday Is It? by Sheila Sweeny Higginson


Uni the Unicorn by Ami Krouse Rosenthal

Five Little Monkeys by Eileen Christelow

If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laura Numeroff

Little Critter Books (asst.) by Mercer Mayer

Tawny Scrawny Lion by Kathryn Jackson

Scaredy Squirrel at the Beach by Melanie Watt

Pete the Cat by James Dean


Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss

The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats

Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans

P.J. Funnybunny by Marilyn Sadler

Biscuit by Alyssa Satin Capiculli

Inside Out (Junior Novelization) by Suzanne Francis

One Fish, Two Fish, Red Fish, Blue Fish by Dr. Seuss

Amazing Fish by Mary Ling

First Big Book of Dinosaurs by Catherine D. Hughes and Robin Terry


Sleep, Baby, Sleep by Maryann Cusimano Love and Maria van Lieshout

The Berenstain Bears and Mama’s New Job by Stan and Jan Berenstain

Star Wars the Clone Wars Head to Head by Pablo Hidalgo

Marvin K. Mooney, Will You Please Go Now! by Dr. Seuss

Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson

Last Night at the Zoo by Michael Garland