Nominations for Bill Martin 2012Please click on the word "activities" below each title to link to suggestions on ways to use the title.

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Big Chickens Go to Townby Leslie HelakoskiHaving inadvertently traveled to the big city, four chickens are frightened by the strange noises, food, and animals they encounter.activities

City Dog, Country FrogMo WillemsCity dog comes to the country and finds a friend in frog. They enjoy the seasons.activities

Clever Jack Takes the Cakeby Candace FlemingA poor boy named Jack struggles to deliver a birthday present worthy of the princess.activities

Cow Loves Cookiesby Karma WilsonWhile all the other animals on the farm enjoy eating their regular food, the cow chooses to eat the one thing that she loves best.activities

How Rocket Learned to Readby Tad HillsA little yellow bird teaches Rocket the dog how to read by first introducing him to the alphabet.activities

LMNO Peasby Keith BakerBusy little peas introduce their favorite occupations, from astronaut to zoologist.activities

Polar Oppositesby Erik BrooksAmbrose, a polar bear, and Zina, a penguin, are very different but they can still find ways to meet in the middle.activities

Princess Pigtoria and the Peaby Pamela D EdwardsTo make her pigsty of a palace picturesque again, penniless Princess Pigtoria tries to get the pompous porker Prince Proudfoot to propose marriage.activities

Seed, Sun, and Soil: Earth's Recipe for Foodby Cris PetersonFollows a corn plant from tiny seed to giant plant in an explanation of how air and water combine with seed, soil, and sun to grow food.activities

Snow Dog's Journeyby Loretta KrupinskiAnna builds a dog of snow, which the Frost King admires and takes away with him, but when Anna's love and faith eventually reunite her with Snow Dog, they each get their fondest wish.activities

Sylvia Jean, Scout Supremeby Lisa Campbell ErnstSylvia Jean disguises herself in order to assist a neighbor who does not want her enthusiastic help, but she still might be the only one in her Pig Scout Troop who will not earn a Good Deed Badge.activities

Truckery Rhymesby Jon Scieszka Collected, illustrated, rhymes about the trucks that reside in Trucktown patterned after Mother Goose rhymes.activities

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