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Books from the 1970s
(Sorted by copyright date of Illustrations. Click on image to see sample pages)

*** Caldecott Winner                        * Caldecott Honor      

1970


 


* Frog and Toad
Are Friends
Story and Pictures 
by Arnold Lobel

c.1970
Harper & Row

 

* In the Night 
Kitchen
Maurice Sendak

c.1970
Harper & Row
Apparent First Edition
No further editions/
printings noted 

 

Hi, Cat!
by Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1970
The Macmillan Co.


 

The Hat
by Tomi Ungerer

c. 1970
Parents Magazine Press



 

Listen! Listen
Words by Ann Rand
Pictures by Paul Rand

c. 1970
Harcourt, 
Brace & World, Inc.
First Edition

 

The Laughing 
Dragon
by Kenneth Mahood

c. 1970
Charles Scribner's Sons
Book Club Edition



Pancakes,
Pancakes!
by Eric Carle

c. 1970
Picture Book Studio


 

In a Window on
Greenwater Street
by D.J.(Dori) Chaconas
Illustrated 
by Carroll Dolezal

C.1970
Steck-Vaughn Company
First Edition


Fish is Fish
by Leo Lionni

c. 1970
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
Scholastic Edition




The Terrible Tiger
by Jack Prelutsky
Pictures by Arnold Lobel

c. 1970
The Macmillan Company
First Printing

 

 


 

 

 




The King Who
Rained
by Fred Gwynne

c. 1970
Windmill Books/
Simon and Schuster

 

 

The History of
Little Tom Tucker
This Version used in the book was printed and published by J. Kendrew, York England, ca. 1820
Paul Galdone 
drew the Pictures

c. 1970
Mcgraw-Hill Book


The Bears
Water Picnic
by John Yeoman 
and Quentin Blake

c. 1970
The Macmillan Co.

 

 

 

The House That
Jack Built
by Rodney Peppe

c. 1970
Longman Group/
Delacorte Press


 

Eleven
Hungry Cats
Story and Pictures
by Noboru Baba
English version 
by Alvin Tresselt

c. 1970
Hana Shobo Co., Japan
Parent's Magazine 
Press Edition


 

 

 

The Dirt Road
by Carol and Donald Carrick

1970
Macmillan 
Publishing Co., Inc
3rd printing


The Zow-Binger
by Betty Woods
Illustrated 
by Eleanor Anne Lanahan

c.1970
Charles Scribner's Son's


Steffie and Me
by Phyllis Hoffman
Pictures by
 Emily Arnold McCully

c. 1970
Harper & Row Publishers
Apparent First Edition


The Beaver Pond
by Alvin Tresselt
Illustrated 
by Roger Duvoisin

c. 1970
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard
First Edition


Clocks and More Clocks
by Pat Hutchins

c. 1970
Macmillan Publishing

 








The Word-Birds
of Davy McFifer
by Barbara Klimowicz
Drawings by Susan Perl

c. 1970
Abingdon Press



A New Baby
is Coming to
Our House
Illustrations by
Chihiro Iwasaki

c. 1970
McGraw-Hill Co.


The Witch's
Christmas
Story and Pictures 
by Norman Bridwell

c. 1970
Scholastic



The Rain Man
by Helga Aichinger

c. 1970
Franklin Watts
First Edition

 

 

Marilka
Story and pictures
by Janina Domanska

c. 1970
The Macmillan Co.
First Printing


 



 


 


 


The Egg of Christopher Columbus
by Cyriel Verleyen
Illustrated by Henry Branton

c. 1970
Thomas Y. Crowell Co.

 

My Mother is Lost
Story and Pictures
by Bernice Meyers

c. 1970
Scholastic Book Services


NEW
Old Witch and the Polka-Dot Ribbon
by Wende and Harry Devlin

c. 1970
Parents Magazine Press

 

Barbapapa
by Annette Tison
& Talus Taylor

c. 1970
Scholastic Book Services

 

Just in Time for the King's Birthday
by E. D. Chance
Pictures by Arline Meyer

c. 1970
Scholastic Book Services


The Hopping Knapsack
by Lisl Weil

c. 1970
The Macmillan Co.
First Printing

 

The Wump World
by Bill Peet

c. 1970
Houghton Mifflin

 

 

City Mouse
Country Mouse
And two more mouse 
tales from Aesop
Pictures by Marian Parry

c. 1970
Scholastic Book Services

 

River Winding
Poems by Charlotte Zolotow
Pictures by 
Regina Shekerjian

c. 1970
Abelard-Schuman
Apparent First Edition

 

Parakeets and 
Peach Pies
by Kay Smith
Pictures by
Jose Aruego

c. 1970
Parents Magazine Press

 

 



Three-Horn
the Dinosaur
Written by Cherney Berg
Illustrated
by Ferd. A. Sondern

c. 1970
Educational 
Reading Services

 

I Wonder
What's Under
by Doris Herold Lund
Pictures by
Janet McCaffery

c. 1970
Parents' Magazine Press

 

 

Swans and
Wild Geese
by Edwin A. Mason

c. 1970
Follett Publishing Co.
First Printing

 

 

 

Taliesin and
King Arthur
Written and Illustrated
by Ruth Robbins

c. 1970
Parnassus Press

 


The Magic Hat
Pictures by Kei Wakan

c. 1970
Scroll Press

 

 

 

1971

 

 

 

 

***One Fine Day
by Nonny Hogrogian

c. 1971
Macmillan


 

*Hildilid's Night
by Cheliduran Ryan
Illustrated by Arnold Lobel

c. 1971
The Macmillan Co.
First edition



NEW
*Annie and the
Old One
by Miska Miles
Illustrated by Peter Parnell

c. 1971
Little, Brown & Co.

 

Do You Want To
Be My Friend?
by Eric Carle

c. 1971
HarperCollins Pub.

 

Over in the
Meadow
Illustrated 
by Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1971
Scholastic

 

 


Theodore and the
Talking Mushroom
by Leo Lionni

c. 1971
Pantheon
First Edition

 

The Monkey's
Whiskers
Written and Illustrated
byAnne Rockwell

c. 1971
Parent's Magazine Press

 

Amos & Boris
by William Steig

c. 1971
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Scholastic paperback edition

 

 

Veronica and the
Birthday Present
by Roger Duvoisin

c. 1971
Alfred A. Knopf
First Edition

 

Emmet Otter's
Jug-Band Christmas
Story by Russell Hoban
Pictures by Lillian Hoban

c. 1971
Parent's Magazine Press

 

 

 

"Stand Back,"
Said the Elephant,
"I'm Going
to Sneeze."
by Patricia Thomas
Illustrated by Wallace Tripp

c. 1971
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard

 

The Fat Cat
A Danish Folktale
Translated and Illustrated
 by Jack Kent

1971
Parent's Magazine Press
Scholastic paperback edition

 


I Wonder If 
Herbie's Home Yet
Words by Mildred Kantrowitz
Pictures by Tony DeLuna

c. 1971
Parent's Magazine Press




Mr. Biddle and 
the Birds
by Lonzo Anderson
Illustrated by
Adrienne Adams

c. 1971
Charles Scribner's Sons

 

 

Cranberry
Thanksgiving
by Wende and Harry Devlin

c. 1971
Parents Magazine Press



 

McBroom's Ghost
by Sid Fleischman
Illustrated by
Robet Frankenberg

c. 1971
Grosset & Dunlap, Inc.

 

Monkey Trouble
Story and Pictures
 by Lisl Weil

c. 1971
Scholastic

 

NEW
The Secret Birthday Message
by Eric Carle

c. 1971
Holt, Rinehart & Winston
First Edition

There's One 
in Every Bunch
Robert and Claire Wiest

c. 1971
Children's Press
First Edition

 

Benjy and the
 Barking Bird
by Margaret Bloy Graham

c. 1971
Harper & Row
Weekly Reader 
Book Club Edition

 


Turtle Pond
by Berniece Freschet
Illustrated by Donald Carrick

c. 1971
Charles Scribner's Sons
Apparent First Edition

 

 

Little Red Riding Hood
by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm
Retold for Lucky Book Club
Pictures by Bernadette

c. 1971
Scholastic Book Services


Elephant
by Byron Barton

c. 1971
The Seabury Press


 

Bunya the Witch
by Robert Kraus
Illustrated by Mischa Richter

c. 1971
Windmill Books/
E. P. Dutton

 

Christina Katerin
and the Box
by Patricia Lee Gauch
Illustrated by Doris Burns

c. 1971
Coward, McCann 
& Geoghegan, Inc.

 

 

 


Hurray for 
Captain Jane!

Story by Sam Reavin
Pictures by 
Emily Arnold McCully

c. 1971
Parents Magazine Press
Apparent First Edition

 

Dogs Don't
Belong on Beds
By Enid Bloome
Illustrated by
Rose Sommerschield

c. 1971
Doubleday & Co.

 

NEW
Good-Night, Owl
by Pat Hutchins

c. 1971
Macmillan Publishing


 

Candy Canes
by Marty Links

c. 1971
Holt, Rinehart & Winston
First Edition

 

King For One Day
by Peter Brenner and
Hanspeter Wyss

c. 1971
Nord-sud Verlag, 
Switzerland 
Scroll Press Edition

 


 

Michael is Brave
by Helen E. Buckley
Illustrated by Emily McCully

c. 1971
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard
 Company
Apparent First edition

 

 

Hey Riddle Diddle 
by Rodney Peppe

c. 1971
Longman Young Books,
England/
Holt, Rinehart and Winston
First American Edition

 

 

Beans
Written 
by Bonnie Highsmith
Illustrated
by Chichi Walstad

c. 1971
T. S. Denison & Co.

 

 

Felicia & Mimi
Written and Illustrated 
by Mel Dietmeier

c. 1971
Addison -Wesley

 

 

Here Comes 
Tagalong
by Anne Mallett
Illustrated 
by Steven Kellogg

c. 1971
Parents' Magazine Press

 

 

 

 

Me and My
Flying Machine
by Marianna and
Mercer Mayer

c. 1971
Parents Magazine Press

 

Duck Duck
Story and Pictures 
by Edna Miller

c. 1971
Holiday House
Book Club edition

 

Half For You
Story by Meyer Azaad
Pictures by Naheed Hakeeget

c. 1971
Carolrhoda Books
2nd printing, 1971

 

The Ice-Cream-
Cone Coot and 
other Rare Birds
by Arnold Lobel

c. 1971
Parents' Magazine Press

 

1972

 

 


Rooster's Off to
See the World
by Eric Carle

c. 1972
Picture Book Studio

 

Thruway
by Anne & Harlow Rockwell

c. 1972
The Macmillan Co.
First Edition


Inspector Peckit
by Don Freeman

c. 1972
The Viking Press

 

 

The New Teacher
Story by Miriam Cohen
Pictures by Lillian Hoban

c. 1972
The Macmillan Co.
 First Edition


NEW
The Little
Wood Duck
by Brian Wildsmith

c. 1972
Oxford University Preee/
Franklin Watts

 





Good Neighbors
by Diane Redfield Massie

c. 1972
American Education
Publications


The Giant Jam Sandwich
Story and Pictures by
 John Vernon Lord 
with Verses by 
Janet Burroway

c. 1972
Houghton Mifflin

 

Clabber Biscuits
by Ida Chittum
Illustrated by
Carroll Dolezal

c. 1972
Steck-Vaughn


Moose
by Michael Foreman

c. 1972
Pantheon
1st American edition

 

 

 

On Mother's Lap
by Ann Herbert Scott
Illustrated 
by Glo Coalson

c. 1972
McGraw-Hill Book Co.

See On Mother's Lap, 1992
 with updated illustrations 
by same illustrator.

 

The Pumpkin 
Smasher
Written and Illustrated 
by Anita Benarde

c. 1972
Walker and Company


 

The Terrible Terrier
by Edith Battles
Pictures by Tom Funk

c. 1972
Young Scott Books/
Addison Wesley

 

 

The Bear 
Who Had No
Place to Go
by James Stevenson

c. 1972
Harper & Row Publisher
First edition


Alexander and the
 Terrible Horrible No
Good Very Bad Day
by Judith Viorst 
Illustrated by Ray Cruz

c. 1972
Atheneum

 

The Toad That Couldn't Hop
Story and Pictures
by Naida Dickson

c. 1972
T. S. Denison & Co.



The Stop
by William Wondriska

c. 1972
Holt, Rinehart and Winston


 

Turnabout
A Norwegian tale
 retold and illustrated
by William Wiesner

c. 1972
The Seabury Press



1973



 


Three Jovial Huntsmen
Adapted and Illustrated
by Susan Jeffers

c. 1973
Troll Associates


Mother Hen
and Mary
by Jane Pilgrim
Illustrated by
F. Stocks May

c. 1973
Brockhampton Press


The Island of the Skog
Story and Pictures
by Steven Kellogg

c. 1973
Dial Books


 

Ironhead
by Gerald Rose

c. 1973
Faber and Faber


 

The Magic Tree
A Tale From the Congo
by Gerald McDermott

c. 1973
Holt, Rinehart and Winston+

 









As I Was Crossing Boston Common
by Norma Farber
Pictures by Arnold Lobel

c. 1973
E. P. Dutton
First Edition

 

Turtles
Flying Lesson
by Diane Redfield Massie

c. 1973
Xerox Family Ed. Ser.


Noisy Nora
by Rosemary Wells

c. 1973
The Dial Press

 

 

Postman Joe
by Jane Pilgrim
Illustrated by
F. Stocks May

c. 1973
Brockhampton Press


The Giant Devil-Dingo
by Dick Roughsey

c. 1973
Macmillan Pub. Co.
First Edition



 


 

Meg On the Moon
by Helen Nicoll
Illustrations by
Jan Pienkowski

c. 1973
Puffin Books

 

Pirates in the Park
by Thom Roberts
Pictures by Harold Berson

c. 1973
Crown Publisher, Inc.

 

Seven Little Rabbits
by John Becker
Illustrated by
Barbara Cooney

c. 1973
Walker & Co.


Shhhhh,
It's a Secret
by Bernice Meyers

c. 1973
Holt, Rinehart and Winston


The Brownstone
 Story by Paula Scher
Pictures by Stan Mack

c. 1973
Pantheon Books




 


 

 


Charlie Needs
a Cloak
Story and Pictures
by Tomie DePaola

c. 1973
Simon and Schuster, Inc.


Georgie
Goes West
 
by Robert Bright

c. 1973
Doubleday

 

Lord Rex
The Lion Who Wished
Written and Illustrated
by Davis McKee

c. 1973
Abelard-Schman


Mr. Grumpy's
Motor Car
by John Burningham

c. 1973
Thomas Y. Crowell Co.



I Can Be Anything
You Can Be

by Joel Rothman
Pictures by Susan Perl

c. 1973
Scroll Press, Inc.


 


Sniffles
by Robert D. Larranaga
Illustrated
by Patricia S. Seitz

c. 1973
Carolrhoda Books
Apparent First

 

 

Down To the Beach
by May Garelick
Illustrated 
by Barbara Cooney

c. 1973
Four Winds Press
Scholastic Paperback

 

 

Bear Mouse
by Berniece Freschet
Illustrated by Donald Carrick

c. 1973
Charles Scribner's Sons

 

 

 

Andy
That's My Name
by Tomie DePaola

c. 1973
Prentice-Hall, Inc.



 

Now That Day's
Are Colder

by Aileen Fisher
Designed and Illustrated
 by Gordon Laite
Lettering by Paul Taylor

c. 1973
Bomar Nature Series
 The way of Animals
second Printing

 



Benjy's Dog House
by Margaret Bloy Graham

c. 1973
Scholastic Book Services


Lost Bear,
Found Bear
Story: Patrick Meyers
Pictures: Beatrice Darwin


c. 1973
Albert Whitman & Co.

 

Nana Upstairs, 
Nana Downstairs
Story and Pictures 
by Tomie DePaola

c. 1973
G. P. Putnam's Sons

 

The Mouse and
the Knitted Cats
by Antonella Bolliger-Savelli

c. 1973
Macmillan Pub. Co.
First Printing

 

Three Kittens 
by Mirra Ginsburg
Pictures by Giulio Maestro

c. 1973
Crown Publishers, Inc.
First Edition

 

 

Gary and the Very
Terrible Monster 
by Barbara Williams
Illustrated by Lois Axeman

c. 1973
Watertower Books/
Children's Press


It's Only Arnold
by Brinton Turkle

c. 1973
The Viking Press




Beach Bird 
by Carol and Donald Carrick

c. 1973
The Dial Press


 

The Cool Ride
in the Sky
Told by Diane Wolkstein
Paul Galdone 
drew the pictures

c. 1973
Alfred A. Knopf
Weekly Reader 
Book Club Edition

 

 


NEW
Splish Splash
by Ethel and Leonard Kessler

c. 1973
Parents' Magazine Press


Animal Jackets 
by Aileen Fisher
Designed and Illustrated
by Muriel Wood

c. 1973
Bowmar

 

Indian Bunny
Story and Pictures
by Ruth Bornstein

c. 1973
Children's Press

 

Good Ethan 
by Paula Fox
Pictures by Arnold Lobel

c. 1973
Bradbury Press
First Printing

 

1974


 



Dreams
by Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1974
Collier, Division of  
Macmillan Publishing
First Collier edition, 1978



Oh, A-Hunting
We Will Go
John Langstaff
Pictures by
 Nancy Winslow Parker

c. 1974
Atheneum
First Edition

 

The Steamroller
A Fantasy Written 
by Margaret Wise Brown
Illustrated by Evaline Ness

c.1974
22 years after Brown's 
death  by her sister, 
Roberta Rauch
Walker and Company
First Edition

 

Lyle Finds 
His Mother
by Bernard Waber

c. 1974
Houghton Mifflin Co.




Humbug Rabbit
by Lorna Bailan

c. 1974
Abingdon Press



 





NEW
Jack Kent's
Hop, Skip and
Jump Book

c. 1974
Random House

 

Lion and Blue
A tale by Robert Vara
Paintings
 by Fleur Fleur Cowles

c. 1974
Reynal and Co./
Willam Morrow and Co.

 

Little Red
Riding Hood 

by Paul Galdone

c. 1974
McGraw-Hill

 

Why Noah 
Chose the Dove
Isaac Bashevis Singer
Pictures by Eric Carle

c. 1974
Farrar, Straus and Giroux


Gift for a Gift
by Anne Rockwell

c. 1974
Parents Magazine Press

 

 

 



Hereafterthis
Adapted from a folktale
 by Joseph Jacobs

Paul Galdone 
drew the pictures

c. 1974
McGraw-Hill Book Co.

 

The Land of
 Flowers
by Dahlov Ipcar

c. 1974
The Viking Press
2nd Printing



The Hole in 
the Dike
Retold by Norma Green
Pictures by Eric Carle

c. 1974
Thomas Y. Crowell Co.

 

Mushroom in 
the Rain
Adapted from the 
Russian of V. Suteyev
 by Mirra Ginsburg
Pictures by Jose Aruego
 and Ariane Dewey

c. 1974
Macmillan Publishing Co.






Watch Out for
 the Chicken Feet
in Your Soup
Story and Pictures 
by Tomie de Paola

c. 1974
Prentice-Hall, Inc.

 

 

Claude the Dog
A Christmas Story
Words and Pictures 
by Dick Gackenbach

c. 1974
The Seabury Press

 

 

 

Fit For a King
Written by Aure Sheldon
Illustrated by Robert Sweetland

c. 1974
Carolrhoda Books
Second Printing 1976

 



The Paper Party
Story and Pictures
 by Don Freeman

c. 1974
Viking Penguin, Inc.


 

 

Devin & Goliath
by Mary Blount Christian
Illustrated 
by Normand Chartier

c. 1974
Addison-Wesley Books
Second Printing

 

 





Count on Calico Cat
by Donald Charles

c. 1974
Children's Press

 

 

The Gorilla Did It
by Barbara Shook Hazen
Illustrated by Ray Cruz

c. 1974
Atheneum Publishers, Inc.

 

 

The Tooth and My Father
by William Saroyan
Illustrated 
by Suzanna Varrier

c. 1974
Doubleday & Co.
First Edition

 

Owliver
by Robert Kraus
Pictures by Jose Aruego
and Ariane Dewey

c. 1974
Windmill Books/
Simon and Schuster



 

Marie Louise
& Christophe
by Natalie Savage Carlson
Pictures by Jose Aruego
and Ariane Dewey

c. 1974
Charles Scribner's Sons
First Edition


The Wind Blew
by Pat Hutchins

c. 1974
Macmillan Publishing Co.

 

 

 

King Orville and
the Bullfrogs
by Kathleen Abell
Illustrated by
 Errol Le Cain

c. 1974
Little, Brown and Co.
1st Edition

 

Just the Thing
for Geraldine
by Ellen Conford
Illustrated by
John Larrecq

c. 1974
Little, Brown and Co.
Third Printing

 

1975


 

***Why Mosquitoes Buzz In People's Ears
A West African Tale
by Verna Aardema 
Pictures by 
Leo and Diane Dillon

c. 1975
Dial Press

 

*The Desert
Is Theirs
by Byrd Baylor
Illustrated 
by Peter Parnall

c. 1975
Charles Scribner's Sons

 

 

*Strega Nona
An old tale retold and 
Illustrated by 
Tomie DePaola

c. 1975
Prentice-Hall, Inc.


 

Louie
by Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1975
Greenwillow Books

 

 

 

Hullabaloo 
The Elephant Dog
by Ruth and Latrobe Carroll

c. 1975
Henry Z. Walck, Inc.




 

 








Is Milton Missing?
Story by Steven Kroll
Pictures by Dick Gackenbach

c. 1975
Holiday House
Book Club Edition

 

 

Rabbit & Pork
Rhyming Talk
by John Lawrence

c. 1975
Thomas Y. Crowell Co.
1st U.S. Publication


Old Mother Witch
by Carol Carrick
Pictures by Donald Carrick

c. 1975
Bantam Doubleday Dell

 

 

The Bear's Bicycle
by Emilie Warren McLeod

c. 1975
Little, Brown and Co.
First Edition


Molly Mullet
by Patricia Coombs

c. 1975
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard
First Edition












ebbie
Story and pictures 
by Eve Rice

c.1975
Greenwillow Books
First Edition


Morris's
 Disappearing Bag

A Christmas Story
by Rosemary Wells

c. 1975
The Dial Press
First Printing



Snowman's Secret
by Robert Barry
Pictures by 
Edward Frascino

c. 1975
Macmillan Publishing Co.
First Edition

 

A Color of 
His Own
by Leo Lionni

c. 1975
Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.


Hester
by Byron Barton

c. 1975
Greenwillow Books
First Edition






 

 

 

 

 

The Queen Who Couldn't  Bake Gingerbread
by Dorothy Van Woerkom
Illustrated 
by Paul Galdone

c. 1975
Alfred A. Knopf
First Edition

Billions of Bugs
by Haris Petie

c. 1975
Prentice-Hall, Inc.

 

 

 

The Terrible Thing That Happened At Our House
by  Marge Blaine
Pictures by
 John C. Wallner

c. 1975
Four Winds Press

 

Michael Bird-Boy
Story and Pictures
by Tomie dePaola

c. 1975
Prentice-Hall, Inc.

 

 

The Friend
by  John Burningham

c. 1975
Thomas Y. Crowell

 

 

 



 


 

How the Sun 
Was Brought Back 
To the Sky 
Adapted from a 
Slovenian Folk Tale 
by Mira Ginsburg
Pictures by Jose Aruego
 and Ariane Dewey

c. 1975
Macmillan Publishing Co.

 

George
the Babysitter
by Shirley Hughes

c. 1975
Prentice-Hall, Inc.

 

 

 

Fergus
by Yasuko Kimura

c. 1975
McGraw-Hill
First Edition

 

 

 

Rabbit Finds a Way
by Judy Delton
Pictures by Joe Lasker

c. 1975
Crown Publishing, Inc.

 

 

 

No School Today
by Franz Brandenberg
Illustrated by Aliki

c. 1975
Scholastic Book Services

 

 

 

 

The Elves and
the Shoemaker
Retold by Freya Littledale
Pictures by Brinton Turkle

c. 1975
Four Winds Press

 

Cunningham's Rooster
Story by Barbara Brenner
Pictures by Anne Rockwell

c. 1975
Parents' Magazine Press

 

 

Willy and His
Wheel Wagon
by Gail Gibbons

c. 1975
Prentice-Hall Inc.

 

 

Little Gray Neck
A Russian Folktale retold
by James Riordan
and Eileen Colwell
Illustrated by Carole Sharpe

c. 1975
Addison-Wesley
First Printing

 

1976

*TheAmazing Bone
by William Steig

c. 1976
Farrar, Straus & Giroux


 

*Hawk,
I'm Your Brother
by Byrd Baylor
Illustrated by Peter Parnall

c. 1976
Macmillan Publishers


 

Rima and Zeppo
by Susan Jeschke

c. 1976
Windmill/E. P. Dutton
First Edition


 

Little Fox
Goes to the
End of the World
A story by Ann Tompert
With pictures by
John Wallner

c. 1976
Crown Publishing

 

The Paintbrush
Bunny
(originally called
The Easter Egg Artists)

by Adrienne Adams

c. 1976
Crown Publishing

 

 



Moving Day
by Tobi Tobias
Pictures by 
William Pene du Bois

c. 1976
Alfren A. Knopf
Apparent 1st Edition


The Magic
Carrot Seeds

by Carla Stevens
Pictures by Jack Kent

c. 1976
Scholastic Book Services



NEW
Sammy the White
House Mouse
by Elizabeth St. John
Illustrated by
Marjorie and Harold Quiram

c. 1976
Handel & Sons Pub./
Readers Digest Services

 

Chicken Forgets
by Miska Miles
Illustrated by Jim Arnosky

c. 1976
Little, Brown & Co.


 

Hard Scrabble
Harvest
by Dahlov Ipcar

c. 1976
Doubleday & Co.
First Edition

 

 

 

 

Little Gorilla
Story and Pictures
by Ruth Bornstein

c. 1976
Scholastic Inc.


The Bed Book
by Sylvia Plath
Pictures by
 Emily Arnold McCully

c. 1976 by Ted Hughes
Harper & Row, Publishers
1989 Trumpet Club, 
 paperback edition

NEW
Puss in Boots
by Paul Galdone

c. 1976
Houghton Mifflin/Clarion

 

 

The Goat in the Rug
by Geraldine
Illustrated by
Nancy Winslow Parker

c. 1976
Four Winds Press
First Edition

 

Hamilton
by Robert Newton Peck
Illustrated by Laura Lydecker

c. 1976
Little, Brown and Company
Weekly Reader 
Book Club Edition

 

 


 


 

 

Simple Pictures
are Best
story by Nancy Willard
Pictures by Tomie DePaola

c. 1976
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

 

 

Secrets of a
Cypress Swamp
by Joe Polseno

c. 1976
Golden Press/
Western Pulishing


The Super Snoops and
the Missing Sleepers

by Carol Greene
Illustrated by Gene Sharp

c. 1976
Children's Press


Hush, Little Baby
by Margot Zemach

c. 1976
E. P. Dutton
First Edition


 

Max
story and pictures
 by Rachel Isadora

c. 1976
Macmillan Publishing Co., Inc.
First Edition

 



The Lives of
My Cat Alfred

by Nathan Zimelman
Pictures by Evaline Ness

c. 1976
E. P. Dutton
First Edition

 

Henry and Fowler
by Sarah Garland

c. 1976
Charles Scribner's Sons
First Edition


The Rabbit and the Twenty-nine Witches
Retold and Illustrated
by Marilyn Hirsh 

c. 1976
Holiday House
Apparent First Edition

 

Hound and Bear
Story and Pictures
by Dick Gackenbach

c. 1976
The Seabury Press
Apparent First Edition

 

 





Twenty-Two
Twenty-Three
by Ellen Raskin

c. 1976
Atheneum

 

 

Terry's
Treasure Hunt

by Holly and John Peterson
Pictures by
Whitney Darrow Jr.

c. 1976
The Seabury Press


.

Almira's Violets
by Claudia Fregosi

c. 1976
Greenwillow Books
First Edition

 


Rotten Ralph
Written by Jack Gantos
Illustrated by Nicole Rubel

c. 1976
Houghton Mifflin Co.


 


Spring Is
Pictures by
Janina Domanska

c. 1976
Greenwillow Books
First Edition

 

Sloth's 
Birthday Party
by Diane Redfield Massie

c. 1976
Xerox Ed. Publishers

 

The Terrible
Troll Bird

Ingri and Edgar
Parin d'Aulaire

c. 1976
Doubleday & Co.

 

I Wish 
I Was Sick, Too!

by Franz Brandenberg
Illustrated by Aliki

c. 1976
Greenwillow Books
First Edition

 

The Wishing Hat
by Annegert Fuchshuber
Translation from the German
 by Elizabeth D. Crawford

c. 1976
William Morrow and Co.
First Edition

 

1977

 


 


 


*Noah's Ark
by Peter Spier

c. 1977
Doubleday

 

Caleb & Kate
by William Steig

c. 1977
Farrar, Straus & Giroux

 

The Big
Orange Splot
by Daniel Manus Pinkwater

c. 1977
Scholastic

 

Benjy's Boat Trip
by Margaret Bloy Graham

c. 1977
Harper & Row, Publishers


The Foundling
by Carol Carrick
Pictures by Donald Carrick

c. 1977
Houghton Mifflin/Clarion
Third printing

 

 

Good-bye, Funny Dumpy-Lumpy
by Bernard Waber

c. 1977
Houghton Mifflin Co.
First Edition


Clifford
at the Circus
Story and Pictures
by Norman Bridwell

c. 1977
Scholastic Book Services

 

 

The Wee, Wee 
Mannie and the
Big, Big Coo
A Scottish Folktale
Illustrated
by Marcia Sewall

c. 1977
Little Brown/
Atlantic monthly Press
First Edition

I'm Glad To Be Me
Written and Illustrated 
by P. K Hallinan

c. 1977
Regensteiner Pub.
Enterprises/
Children's Press

 

 

Big Bad Bruce
by Bill Peet

c. 1977
Houghton Mifflin Co.

 

 

The Hiding Game
by Ben Shecter

c. 1977
Four Winds Press

 

 

 

The Grouchy
Ladybug
by Eric Carle

c. 1977
HarperCollins


 

NEW
The Chosen Baby
by Valentina P. Wasson
Illustrated by
Glo Coalson

c. 1977 (illust.)
c. 1939/1950 (text)
J. B.  Lippincott Co.
First Revised  Edition

 



The Mysterious Tadpole
by Steven Kellogg

c. 1977
Dial Books


Harry and the
Terrible Whatzit
by Dick Gackenbach

c. 1977
The Seabury Press



Helga's Dowry
by Tomie DePaola

c. 1977
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich

 

 

The Tailypo
A Ghost Story
Told by Joanna Galdone
Illustrated by Paul Galdone

c. 1977
Clarion Books

 

Three Friends
Find Spring
Story by Judy Delton
Pictures by Giulio Maestro

c. 1977
Crown Publishing, Inc.


 


 

Mrs. Christie's Farmhouse
by Caroline Browne

c. 1977
Doubleday & Co., Inc.

 

 

The Family Minus
Written and Illustrated
by Fernando Krahn

c. 1977
Parent's Magazine Press

 

 

The Train
by David McPhail

c.1977
Little, Brown and Co.


 

It's So Nice
To Have a Wolf Around the House
Story by Harry Allard
Pictures by James Marshall

c. 1977
Doubleday & Co.

 

Gertie & Gus
Written and Illustrated
by Lisl Weil

c. 1977
Parents Magazine Press

 

 



The Best of the Bargain
by Janina Domanska

c. 1977
Greenwillow Books
First Edition

 

 

The Proud 
White Cat
by Ruth Hurlimann
Translation from the German
 by Anthea Bell

c. 1977
William Morrow & Co.
First Edition

 

Walls Are To Be Walked
by Nathan Zimelman
Illustrated
by Donald Carrick

c. 1977
E. P. Dutton
First Edition


Something Queer
at the Library
by Elizabeth Levy
Illustrated 
by Mordicai Gerstein

c. 1977
Delacourte Press

 


What Do You Play 
On a Summer Day
by Ethel and Leonard Kessler

c. 1977
Parents Magazine Press 

 

Willaby
by Rachel Isadora

c. 1977
Macmillan Publishing
First Edition

 

The Potter's Kitchen
by Rachel Isadora

c. 1977
Greenwillow Books
First Edition

 

1978

 

*The Treasure
by Uri Shulevitz

c. 1978
Farrar, Straus & Giroux
First edition

 


*The Way To
Start a Day
by Byrd Baylor 
Illustrated by Peter Parnall

c. 1978
MacMillan Publishing Co.



The Trip
by Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1978
Greenwillow Books


 

 

What Color Is Caesar?
by Maxine Kumin
Illustrated by
Evaline Ness

c. 1978
McGraw-Hill Book Co.
Apparent First Edition

 

Cranberry Mystery
by Wende and 
Harry Devlin

c. 1978
Four Winds Press

 





NEW
A Child's Christmas
in Wales
by Dylan Thomas
Illustrated by
Edward Ardizzone

c. 1978
J. M. Dent & Sons
Great Britain

 

 

The Worst Person
in the World
by James Stevenson

c. 1978
Greenwillow Books

 

 

 

 

The Little Rabbit Who Wanted Red Wings
by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
Illustrated by Chris Santoro

c. 1978
Platt & Munk, Publishers/
Grosset & Dunlap

See The Little Rabbit Who
Wanted  Red Wings
, 1931, with original  text by the same author and original illustrations.

 

Sock for Supper
by Jack Kent

c. 1978
Parents Magazine Press

 

 

 

 

Dinosaur
My Darling
by Edith Thatcher Hurd
 Illustrated by
Don Freeman

c. 1978
Harper & Row
First Edition

 

 



 


Stanley & Rhoda
by Rosemary Wells

c. 1978
Dial Books for
Young Readers

 

Turtle Tale
by Frank Asch

c. 1978
The Dial Press




What the 
Moon Saw
by Brian Wildsmith

c. 1978
Oxford University Press



Oh, Were They
Ever Happy
by Peter Spier

c. 1978
Doubleday & Company, Inc.


Mandy's
Laughing Book
Written and Illustrated
by Kay Owens Kincl

c. 1978
Shoal Creek Publishers

 


I Can Do It
By Myself
by Lessie Jones Little
and Eloise Greefield
Illustrated by Carole Byard

c. 1978
Thomas Y. Crowell Co.
First Edition

 

The Popcorn Book
by Tomie DePaola

c. 1978
Holiday House.
Scholastic Edition

 

 

MacGoose's Grocery
by Frank Asch
Pictures by James Marshall

c. 1978
The Dial Press
Holiday House.
Parents Magazine Press
Edition

 

But No Elephants
by Jerry Smath

c. 1978
Parents Magazine Press

 

 


Quilts in the Attic
by Robbin Fleisher
Pictures by Ati Forberg

c. 1978
Macmillan Publishing Co.
First Edition


The Boogey Man
by  Arthur Crowley 
and Annie Gusman

c. 1978
Houghton Mifflin Co.


McBroom and
the Beanstalk
by  Sid Fleischman
Illustrated by
Walter Lorraine

c. 1978
Little, Brown and Co.

 

Where 
Wild Willie
by Arnold Adoff
Pictures by Emily Arnold McCully

c. 1978
Harper & Row Publishers
First Edition


Porcupine Baby
by  Berniece Freschet
With pictures by
 Jim Arnosky

c. 1978
G. P. Putnam's Sons

 

 

Babar's Mystery
by Laurent DeBrunhoff

c. 1978
Random House



Eli
by Bill Peet

c. 1978
Houghton Mifflin


 

Gabby's 
Christmas Wish
by Wallene T. Dockery
Illustrated by Maurine Zook

c. 1978
Shoal Creek Pub., Inc.

 

 

Stopping By the Woods On a
Snowy Evening
by Robert Frost
Illustrated 
by Susan Jeffers

c. 1978
E. P. Dutton

 

 


A Pocket for
Corduroy
by  Don Freeman

c. 1978
The Viking Press


Mr. and Mrs. Button's
Wonderful Watchdog
by Janice
Illustrated by Roger Duvoisin

c. 1978
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard

 

George and Martha
One Fine Day
by James Marshall

c. 1978
Houghton Mifflin Co.


The Tortoise
and the Tree
by Janina Domanska

c. 1978
Greenwillow Books

 

Calico Cat Meets Bookworm
Written and illustrated
by Donald Charles

c. 1978
Children's Press


Walter
by Laura Joffe Numeroff

c. 1978
Macmillan Publishing Co.
First Edition

 

 

Worm Story
by Robert Tallon

c. 1978
Holt, Rinehart and Winston

 

 

Close Your Eyes
by Jean Marzollo
Pictures by Susan Jeffers

c. 1978
Dial Press
First Printing

 

Of Cobblers and Kings
by Aure Sheldon
Pictures by Don Leake

c. 1978
Parents Magazine Press

 

1979

 

 


 

***Ox-Cart Man
by Donald Hall
Pictures
by Barbara Cooney

c. 1979
Viking Penguin
Scholastic  Edition

 

*Ben's Trumpet
by Rachel Isadora

c. 1979
Greenwillow

 

 

The Candy Witch
by Steven Kroll
Illustrated
by Marylin Hafner

c. 1979
Holiday House

 

Hester in the Wild
by Sandra Boynton

c. 1979
Harper & Row, Publishers
First Edition

 

 

Dr. Rabbit's
Lost Scout
by Jan Wahl
Illustrated 
by Cindy Szekeres

c. 1979
Simon and Schuster

 

The Wounded Duck
by Peter Barnhart
Illustrated 
by Adrienne Adams

c. 1979
Charles Scribner's Sons
First edition


 I Will Not Go To Market Today
by Harry Allard
Pictures by James Marshall

c. 1979
Holiday House
First Printing


There Are Rocks in
My Socks Said the
Ox to the Fox
by Patrica Thomas
Illustrated by
Mordicia Gerstein

c. 1979
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard

 

Monty
by James Stevenson

c. 1979
Greenwillow

 

 

 

The Fisherman's Son
by Mirra Ginsburg
Pictures by Tony Chen

c. 1979
Greenwillow
First Edition

 

 




 

Hunter and His Dog
by Brian Wildsmith

c. 1979
Oxford University Press

 

 

Where is Squirrel?
by Jane Thayer
Illustrated by
Bari Weissman

c. 1979
William Morrow and Co.
First Edition

 

A Colt Named
Mischief

by Sandy Rabinowitz

c. 1979
Doubleday & Co., Inc.

 

Good-bye, Arnold!
Story and Pictures
by P. K. Roche

c. 1979
The Dial Press

 

Arthur's Eyes
by Marc Brown

c. 1979
Little, Brown and Co.




 


Oliver Button
Is a Sissy
Story and Pictures
by Tomie DePaola

c. 1979
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich


Tooley! Tooley!
by Frank Modell

c. 1979
Greenwillow Books
First Edition

 

 

The Witch Who 
Lost Her Shadow
by Mary Calhoun
Illustrations 
by Trinka Hakes Noble

c. 1979
Harper & Row Publishers
First Edition

 

Grandfather's 
Cake
by David McPhail

c. 1979
Charles Scribner's Sons

 

 

Shaggy Dogs's Animal Alphabet
Written and Illustrated
by Donald Charles

c. 1979
Children's Press

 





Grasshopper
to the Rescue
A Georgian Story 
Translation from the Russian
by Bonnie Carey 
Illustrations by 
Lady Mcgrady

c. 1979
William Morrow and Co.
First Edition

 

The King at the Door
by Brock Cole

c. 1979
Doubleday & Company, Inc.
First Edition

 


 

Hans in Luck
Retold from 
the Brothers Grimm 
by Paul Galdone

c. 1979
Parents Magazine Press


 

Ookie-Spooky
by Mirra Ginsburg
(Based on a story by
Korney Chukovshy)
Illustrated by Emily McCully

c. 1979
Crown Publishers, Inc.
First Edition


 

More from 
Hound and Bear
by Dick Gackenbach

c. 1979
Houghton Mifflin/Clarion
Apparent  1st Edition

 

 

 

 


Skunk and Possum
by Graham Tether
Illustrated
by Lucinda McQueen

c.1979
Houghton Mifflin Co.
First Edition

 

Rabbit's New Rug
by Judy Delton 
Pictures by Marc Brown

c. 1979
Parents Magazine Press

 

 

 Maggie and
the Pirates
by Ezra Jack Keats

c. 1979
Macmillan Publishing Co.
Scholastic Edition

 

 

A Sweetheart for  Valentine
by Lorna Balian

c. 1979
Abingdon
Apparent First Edition

 

 

Mr. Goat's Bad
Good Idea

by Marileta Robinson
Illustrated by Arthur Getz

c. 1979
Thomas Y. Crowell
First Edition


 

 



Cowardly Clyde
by Bill Peet

c. 1979
Houghton Mifflin

 

 

 

Brunus and the
New Bear
by Ellen Stoll Walsh

c. 1979
Doubleday & Co.
First Edition


 

Caesar 
Cock of the Village
by Philippe Dumas

c. 1979
Prentice-Hall, Inc.
First American Edition


 

There Goes Feathertop
by Norma Farber
Illustrated 
by Marc Brown

c. 1979
E. P. Dutton
First Editon


Why the Tides
Ebb and Flow
by Joan Chase Bowden
Illustrated 
by Marc Brown

c. 1979
Houghton Mifflin Co.
First Edition

 






Duncan McTavish
in Paris
by Judith Wolman
Illustrated by Robin Moffett

c. 1979
Dandelion Press
First Edition

 

Whose Cat
Is That?
by Virginia Kahl

c. 1979
Charles Scribner's Sons
First Edition


My Brother Never Feeds the Cat
by Reynold Ruffins

c. 1979
Charles Scribner's Sons
First Edition

 

The House That
Jack Built
Retold by David Cutts
Illustrated
by Don Silverstein

c. 1979
Troll Associates

 

Marcella's
Guardian Angel
Written and Illustrated
 by Evaline Ness

c. 1979
Holiday House

 

 

 

NEW
Popcorn
A Frank Asch
Bear Story

c. 1979
Parent's Magazine Press

 

 

NEW
A Treeful of Pigs
By Arnold Lobel
Pictures by Anita Lobel

c. 1979
William Morrow & Co. Inc.

 

 

The Town Mouse
and the
Country Mouse
An Aesop Fable
Illustrated by T. R. Garcia

c. 1970
Troll Associates

 

The Animals Who Changed Their Colors
Pascale Allamand
English version by
Elizabeth Watson Taylor

c. 1979
Lothrop, Lee & Shepard

 

Snow-White & Rose-Red
by James Reeves
Illustrations by
Jenny Rodwell

c. 1979
Andersen Press,
London

     

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