Top 10 Children's Booksfor Winter 2006/2007
Book Sense is a marketing program of the American Booksellers Association, in which many independently-owned bookstores across North America participate. Four times a year, members choose their favorite children's books from hundreds of nominated selections for Children's Book Sense Picks. Of those, 10 are chosen to grace the cover of that quarter's Picks flier. For Winter 2006/2007 those were:
1. "The Green Glass Sea" by Ellen Klages (Viking, 16.99)
2. "Clementine" by Sara Pennypacker with Marla Frazee, illustrator (Hyperion, 14.99)
3. "Horns & amp; Wrinkles" by Joseph Helgerson with Nicoletta Ceccoli, illustrator (Houghton Mifflin, 16)
4. "Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom" by Carole Boston Weatherford, with Kadir Nelson, illustrator (Jump At The Sun, 15.99)
5. "Voices" by Ursula K. Le Guin (Harcourt, 17)
6. "The Ice Dragon" by George R.R. Martin (Starscape, 12.95)
7. "The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, Volume One: The Pox Party" by M.T. Anderson (Candlewick, 17.99)
8. "Larklight: A Rousing Tale of Dauntless Pluck in the Farthest Reaches of Space by Philip Reeve (Bloomsbury, 16.95)
9. "The Topsy-Turvy Towel" by Julie Goulis with John Ferguson, illustrator (Bubblegum Books, 14.95)
10. "The Rules of Survival" by Nancy Werlin (Dial, 16.99)
Source: Book Sense Children'sWinter 2006/2007 flyer

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