Elementary Staff's Favorite Books
  • Mr. Vandercar:Mr. Vandercar:
    Sneeches by Dr. Seuss
    The Garden of Abdul Gazazi by Chris Van Allsburg
    Dream Snow by Eric Carle
    Uncanny by Paul Jennings
    Uncovered by Paul Jennings
    The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane by Kate DiCamillo
    The Old Black Fly by Jim Aylesworth
    Purple, Green, and Yellow by Robert Munch
    The Biggest Bear by Lynd Ward
  • Mrs. Camer:Mrs. Camer:
    The Little House by Virginia  Lee Burton
    Stuart Little by E.B. White
    Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
    The Diary of Anne Frank
  •  Mrs. Lisowski: Mrs. Lisowski:
    Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems

    Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus by Mo Willems

    Once upon a Marigold by Jean Ferris

    Twice upon a Marigold by Jean Ferris

  • Mr. Emso:Mr. Emso:
    School Bus by Donald Crew

    The Pigeon has Feelings Too by Mo Willems

  • Mr. Brade:Mr. Brade:
    Granny Torelli Makes Soup by Sharon Creech
    Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard & Florence Atwater
    Journey to the Center of the Earth by Jules Verne
  • Ms Neuberg:Ms Neuberg:
    When I Grow Up I Want to Be Me by Sandra Magsamen
    The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn
  • Ms Williamson:Ms Williamson:
    The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett
    Hitty, the First Hundred Years by Rachel Field
    Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  • Mrs. Spetter:Mrs. Spetter:
    Stone Fox by John Reynolds Gardiner
    Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson
  • Mrs. Markovitz:Mrs. Markovitz:
    Trumpet of the Swan by E.B. White
  • Mrs. McPherson:Mrs. McPherson:
    If You Give a Mouse a Cookie by Laurie Numeroff
  • Mrs. Sheridan:Mrs. Sheridan:
    Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown
    Kevin Henkes’ books
    Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
  • Mrs. Duvall:Mrs. Duvall:
    Oh, the Places You’ll Go!! By Dr. Suess
    Pinkalicious by Victoria Kann
    Hank Zipper Series by Henry Winkler
    Calvin and Hobbes by Bill Watterson
  • Mrs. Crist:Mrs. Crist:
    Any Kevin Henkes book, but especially Weekend with Wendell
    Al Capone Does My Shirts
    by Gennifer Choldenko
    Counting on Grace by Elizabeth Winthrop
    Granny Torrelli Makes Soup by Sharon Creech
    Swindle by Gordon Korman
    Gugi Gugi by Chih-Yuan Chen
  • Mrs. Defenbaugh:Mrs. Defenbaugh:
    Are You My Mother? by P.D. Eastman
    The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
  • Ms Histed:Ms Histed:
    Where’s Spot by Eric Hill
    Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White
  • Mrs. Lucas:Mrs. Lucas:
    PARTS by Tedd Arnold
    Calvin & Hobbes by Bill Watterson
    Purple, Green and Yellow, I Have To Go and really all Robert Munch Books!
  • Mrs. Oskroba:Mrs. Oskroba:
    The Sneeches, What Was I Scared Of? and other stories by Dr. Seuss
  • Mrs. Kucek:Mrs. Kucek:
    Harry Potter by JK Rowling

    Summer of the Monkeys by Wilson Rawls

    The Pushcart War by Jean Merril

  • Mrs. Podbelski:Mrs. Podbelski:
    Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
  • Mrs. Borse:Mrs. Borse:
    Tales of the Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume
    Ramona Quimby, Age 8 by Beverly Cleary
    Freckle Juice by Judy Blume
  • Mr. Mac:Mr. Mac:
    Go Dog Go by P. D. Eastman
  • Ms Halusek:Ms Halusek:
    Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes
    The Art Lesson by Tomie dePaola
    Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
    The BFG by Roald Dahl
    Charlotte's Web by E.B. White
    Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport
  • Mrs. Mattice:Mrs. Mattice:
    The Polar Express by Chris Van Allsburg
    A to Z Mysteries by Ron Roy
    Nancy Drew by Carolyn Keene
  • Mrs. Boehnke:Mrs. Boehnke:
    Piggies by Audrey Wood
    The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton                      
    King Bidgood’s In the Bathtub by Audrey Wood
    Junie B. Jones by Barbara Park
    The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
    Eragon by Christopher Paolini
  • Mrs. Holubecki:Mrs. Holubecki:
    Wemberly Worried by Kevin Henkes
    Superfudge by Judy Blume
    Owen & Mzee by Isabella Hatkoff, Craig Hatkoff, & Dr. Paul Kahumbu