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Bes powepoint 2010 2011 picture books

  1. 1. Now Presenting ! Black-Eyed Susan nominees for 2010-2011 Created by Patricia Valas
  2. 2. WOW, take a look at these Picture Book Nominees
  3. 3. The Plot Chickens by Mary Jane Auch <ul><li>Henrietta the chicken loves to read so much that she decides to write a book herself, but first no one will publish a book written by a chicken, and then, when she publishes it herself and it gets a terrible review in &quot;The Corn Book,&quot; Henrietta is devastated. </li></ul>
  4. 4. Long Shot: Never Too Small to Dream Big by Chris Paul and Frank Morrison <ul><li>Although he is shorter than most of his classmates and everyone discourages him from trying out for the basketball team, eight-year-old Chris just works harder than everyone else so his size will not matter.  </li></ul>
  5. 5. Never Smile at a Monkey: and 17 Other Important Things to Remember by Steve Jenkins <ul><li>When it comes to wild animals, everyone knows that there are certain things that one should not do. In this fascinating picture book, readers find out what they should &quot;never&quot; do if they encounter one of these surprisingly dangerous animals. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Bobby Bramble Loses His Brain by David Keane <ul><li>Daredevil Bobby Bramble has often been warned that one day he will crack his head open, and when he finally does, his brain escapes and runs around town as if it has a mind of its own. </li></ul>
  7. 7. Life-Size Zoo: From Tiny Rodents to Gigantic Elephants, an Actual-Sized Animal Encyclopedia by Teruyuki Komiya <ul><li>Acclaimed wildlife photographer Toyofumi Fukuda visited Japan's premier zoos to capture remarkably vivid and detailed close-up photographs of 21 animals, from pandas and meerkats to giraffes, rhinos, and elephants (adult and baby). Each photograph is accompanied by a profile including body length, weight, and natural habitat, as well as fun facts about the animal. An elephant's trunk is so nimble, it can pick up a single blade of grass. Giraffes have eyelashes. Sloths hang from trees for days at a time without going to the bathroom. </li></ul>
  8. 8. Wink: the Ninja Who Wanted To Be Noticed by J.C. Phillipps <ul><li>Although ninjas should be silent and use stealth, Wink finds his enthusiasm gets him into trouble with his teacher until he finds the perfect way to express both traits.  </li></ul>
  9. 9. Have I Got a Book For You! by Mélanie Watt <ul><li>The bestselling author of Scaredy Squirrel presents a character you just can't say &quot;no&quot; to: salesman Mr. Al Foxword. Al can sell anything. You can't help but be impressed by his lineup of satisfied customers: he's sold an icebox to a penguin, an umbrella to a fish and a dirt vacuum to a mole. Al knows you're looking for a great book, and this is your lucky day. </li></ul>
  10. 10. Naked Mole Rat Gets Dressed by Mo Willems <ul><li>Wilbur, a naked mole rat who likes to wear clothes, is forced to go before the wise community elder, who surprises the other naked mole rats with his pronouncement.   </li></ul>
  11. 11. The Pet Dragon by Christoph Niemann <ul><li>When Lin's beloved pet dragon disappears, she searches for him far and wide until a witch helps her to reach the dragon's new home. Introduces a different Chinese character on each step of Lin's adventure. </li></ul>
  12. 12. Let’s Do Nothing by Tony Fucile <ul><li>Frankie and Sal have run out of things to do: &quot;We've played every sport ever invented&quot; and &quot;baked enough cookies to feed a small country--&quot; Then Sal hits upon a solution: &quot;Let's do nothing!&quot; How hard could that be? </li></ul>
  13. 13. Wolfsnail: a Backyard Predator by Sarah C. and Richard P. Campbell <ul><li>Stunning photographs and a fact-filled story deliver a close-up look at a day in the life of a tiny, and unexpected, predator-the seriously slimy wolfsnail. </li></ul>
  14. 14. One World, One Day by Barbara Kerley <ul><li>This beautiful photo book follows the course of one day in our world. Sunrise to sunset is captured in the essential things we all do daily, wherever we live in the world, and in the different ways we do them. The first meal of the day will take on a whole new dimension for American kids as an American pancake breakfast is contrasted with porridge in North Korea and churros in Spain . </li></ul>
  15. 15. Imogene’s Last Stand by Candace Fleming and Nancy Carpenter <ul><li>Enamored of history, young Imogene Tripp tries to save her town's historical society from being demolished in order to build a shoelace factory. Includes notes about historical figures quoted in the story. </li></ul>
  16. 16. Listen to the Wind: the Story of Dr. Greg and Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson and Susan L. Roth <ul><li>Lost and delirious, Mortenson stumbled into a remote Himalayan village after a failed climb up K2. The villagers saved his life, and he vowed to return and build a school for them. His remarkable story of a promise kept is now told in this read-aloud. </li></ul>
  17. 17. 14 Cows For America by Carmen Agra Deedy <ul><li>Maasai tribal members of Western Kenya, after hearing the story of the September 11th attacks from a young Massai, who was in New York on that day, decide to present the American people with fourteen sacred cows as a healing gift. </li></ul>
  18. 18. Credits <ul><li>The pictures came from these websites. </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>  </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul><ul><li>  http:// </li></ul><ul><li>The pictures of the book covers all came from CCPL ,BCPL or LCPL websites. </li></ul><ul><li>The summaries came from CIP information. </li></ul>