Read Aloud America Composite Book List
for Years 1999 - 2009

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Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing

 


 


 


 


 













 


 


 


 


 


 


 

 


Title
Title Author Year on List
Terrific Agee, John

2006

Milo’s Hat Trick Agee, Jon

2004

The Man Who Wore All His Clothes Ahlberg, Allan

2004

The Woman Who Won Things Ahlberg, Allan

2004

The Children Who Smelled a Rat Ahlberg, Allan

2007

Miss Nelson Has a Field Day Allard, Harry
2009
Dinosaur Hunters Alphin, Elaine Marie

2006

The Ugly Duckling Anderson, Hans Christian
2009
Elephants can paint too! Arnold, Katya

2007

Bashful Bob and Doleful Dorinda Atwood, Margaret

2008

Jenny and the Cat Club Averill, Esther

2006

The Cat Who Walked Across France Banks, Kate

2006

The Indian in the Cupboard Banks, Lynn Reid

1999

Animals Should Definitely Not Wear Clothing Barrett, Judi
2009
Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs Barrett, Judi

2003

Ivy and Bean Barrows, Annie

2007

The Pied Piper of Hamelin Bartos-Hoppner, Barbara

1999

Discovery of Dragons Base, Graeme

2006

On My Honor Bauer, Marion Dane

1999

Hawk, I’m Your Brother Baylor, Byrd

1999

Sitting Ducks Bedard, Michael
2009
Togo Blake, Robert J.

2004

Double Fudge Blume, Judy

2003

Superfudge series Blume, Judy

2002

Freckle Juice Blume, Judy

2000

Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing Blume, Judy

2002

Bootsie Barker Bites Bottner, Barbara

2008

More Than Anything Else Bradby, Marie

2004

You Must Be Joking Brewer, Paul

2005

Ruby’s Wish Bridges, Shirin Yim

2003

Odd Boy Out: Young Albert Einstein Brown, Don

2005, 2006

Flat Stanley Brown, Jeff

2002

The First Strawberries: A Cherokee Story Bruchac, Joseph

2000

Malian's Song Bruchac, Marge

2008

The Quiltmaker’s Gift Brumbeau, Jeff

2003

Cheyenne Again Bunting, Eve
2009
Train to Somewhere Bunting, Eve

2002

Fly Away Home Bunting, Eve

2000

One Green Apple Bunting, Eve

2008

The Secret Garden Burnett, Frances

1999

The Incredible Journey Burnford, Sheila

1999

The Sea Chest Buzzeo, Toni

2003

The Most Beautiful Place in the World Cameron, Ann

2007

Chicken Soup for the Soul Canfield, Jack

1999

Crickwing Cannon, Jannell

2002

The Accident (& others) Carrick, Carol

1999

George Washington’s Teeth Chandra, Deborah and Madeleine Comora

2005

A Is For Abigail Cheney, Lynne

2004

The Great Kapok Tree Cherry, Lynne

1999

Clarice Bean, That’s Me Child, Lauren

2004

Ramona’s World Cleary, Beverly

2003

Dear Mr. Henshaw Cleary, Beverly

2000

Grandpa’s Teeth Clement, Rod

2006

Pets to the Rescue Series Clements, Andrew

2005

Frindle Clements, Andrew

2000

The Magician’s Boy Cooper, Susan

2006

Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher Coville, Bruce

2000

Diary of a Wombat Cronin, Doreen

2005

Diary of a Worm Cronin, Doreen

2005

Click, Clack, Moo, Cows That Type Cronin, Doreen

2002

Kamehameha: The Boy Who Became a Warrior King Crowe, Ellie

2004

Spaceman Cutler, Jane

2000

That’s Good! That’s Bad! In the Grand Canyon Cuyler, Margery

2006

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Dahl, Roald

2002

The BFG Dahl, Roald

2002

The Enormous Crocodile Dahl, Roald

1999

Danny, the Champion of the World Dahl, Roald

1999

James and the Giant Peach Dahl, Roald

1999

The Goof Who Invented Homework and Other School Poems Dakos, Kalli

2000

The Courage of Sarah Noble Dalgliesh, Alice

1999

First Day Jitters Danneberg, Julie

2003

Strega Nona - Her Story de Paola, Tomie

2000

Liang and the Magic Paintbrush Dei
2009
The Empty Pot Demi

2000

Merry Watson Goes for a Ride DiCamillo, Kate

2007

Sees Behind Trees Dorris, Michael

2000

Moonsilver Duey, Kathleen

2004

Hanne's Quest Dunrea, Olivier

2007

Half Magic Eager, Edward

2006

The Hundred Dresses Estes, Eleanor

1999, 2009

By the Side of the Road Feiffer, Jules

2003

Time Train Fleischman, Paul

2002

Fig Pudding Fletcher, Ralph

2000

Zoo's Who Florian, Douglas

2008

Miss Alaineus: a Vocabulary Disaster Frasier, Debra

2003

Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening Frost, Robert (illus. by Susan Jeffers)

2002

Wolves in the Walls Gaiman, Neil & Dave McKean

2006, 2009

My Father’s Dragon (series) Gannett, Ruth Stiles

2004

Stone Fox Gardiner, John Reynolds

2002

Top Secret Gardiner, John Reynolds

2002

Owl Eyes Gates, Frieda

2000

My Side of the Mountain George, Jean Craighead

2000

The Wounded Wolf George, Jean Craighead
2009
The Man Who Walked Between the Towers Gerstein, Mordicai

2005

The Mountains of Tibet Gerstein, Mordicai

2000

The Story of Holly and Ivy Godden, Rumer

2003

Cactus Hotel Guiberson, Brenda Z.

2002

Baseball’s Best (Step into Reading) Gutelle, Andrew

1999

The Chameleon Wore Chartreuse Hale, Bruce

2003

Chet Gecko, Private Eye Hale, Bruce

2002

The People Could Fly Hamilton, Virginia

2005

Koa’s Seed Han, Carolyn

2006

Mysteries in Space Hansen, Rosanna

2007

King of the Wind Henry, Marguerite

2002

When Jessie Came Across the Sea Hest, Amy

2006

The Year of Miss Agnes Hill, Kirkpatrick

2002

The Marvelous Mouse Man Hoberman, Mary Ann

2003

You Read to Me, I’ll Read to You: Very Short Stories to Read Together Hoberman, Mary Ann

2003

St. George and the Dragon Hodges, Margaret

2000

Amazing Grace Hoffman, Mary

2005

Girl Wonder Hopkinson, Deborah

2004

Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt Hopkinson, Deborah

2000

Pink and Rex and the Double-Dad Weekend Howe, James

2006

The Iron Giant Hughes, Ted

2006

Aldo Applesauce Hurwitz, Johanna

2007

Dirty Laundry Pile Janeczko, Paul

2007

The Invisible Day Jocelyn, Marthe

2003

Wind Flyers Johnson, Angela

2008

I am Leaper Johnson, Annabel

2000

The Lives of Christopher Chant Jones, Diana Wynne

2002

Barkley’s School for Dogs (set of 3) Jones, Marcia Thorton & Debbie Dadey

2005

Wordsworth the Poet Kakugawa, Frances
2009
Fireboat: the Heroic Adventures of the John J. Harvey Kalman, Maira

2003

Stick Up for Yourself Kaufman, Ph.D., Gershen

1999

Spy Cat Kehret, Peg

2005

The Mysterious Tadpole Kellogg, Steven

2005

Martin Bridge: Ready for Takeoff Kerrin, Jessica Scott

2007

Martin Bridge, Blazing Ahead! Kerrin, Jessica Scott

2008, 2009

Anansi and the Talking Melon Kimmel, Eric

2004

Down on the Funny Farm King, P.E.

2005

Titus Rules! King-Smith, Dick

2004

Horrible Harry and the Goof Kline, Suzy

2007, 2009

Love and Roast Chicken Knutson, Barbara

2005

Liar, Liar, Pants on Fire! Korman, Gordon

2000

Boy, were we wrong about dinosaurs! Kudlinski, Kathleen V.

2007

Roberto the Insect Architect Laden, Nina

2005

The Night I Followed the Dog Laden, Nina

2005

When Pigasso Met Mootisse Laden, Nina

2004

Grandpa's Magic Banyan Tree Langcaon, Jeff
2009
The Owl and the Pussycat Lear, Edward

2002

A Place Where Sunflowers Grow Lee-Tai, Amy

2008

Museum Trip Lehman, Barbara

2007

Hooway for Wodney Wat Lester, Helen

2002

Henry's Freedom Box Levine, Ellen

2008

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe Lewis, C. S.

1999

The Narnia Chronicles Lewis, C. S.

1999

Pirates Don't Change Diapers Long, Melinda

2008

Gooney Bird and the Room Mother Lowry, Lois

2006

Gooney Bird Greene Lowry, Lois

2003

Sarah, Plain and Tall MacLachlan, Patricia

2000

Mr. Peabody’s Apples Madonna

2005

The Seven Chinese Brothers Mahy, Margaret

2000

Little Lost Bat Markle, Sandra

2007

The Jade Dragon Marsden, Carolyn & Virginia Shin-Mui Loh

2008

The Rough-Face Girl Martin, Rafe

2000

Lullaby Moon Masters, Elaine

2004

The Royal Waker-Upper Masters, Elaine

2004

How the B-52 Cockroach Learned to Fly Matsumoto, Lisa

2000

A Dog for Life Matthews, L.S.

2008

One Bright Penny McCaughrean, Geraldine

2007

Judy Moody McDonald, Megan

2003

Stink and the Incredible Super-Galactic Jawbreaker McDonald, Megan

2007

Ben and Becky Get a Pet McKay, Sindy

2005

Martha Speaks (series) Meddaugh, Susan

2004

The Rainbabies Melmed, Laura

1999

The Secret of the Peaceful Warrior Millman, Dan

1999

The Snake that Went to School Moore, Lilian
2009
Paper Bag Princess Munsch, Robert N.

2006

Do Not Open This Book Muntean, Michaela

2007

Ugly Napoli, Donna Jo

2007

Sly the Sleuth Napoli, Donna Jo & Robert Furrow

2008

Shiloh Season Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds

2000

Shiloh Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds

1999

Roxie and the Hooligans Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds

2008

One Beastly Beast Nix, Garth
2009
Bake Shop Ghost Ogburn, Jaqueline

2008

Magic Tree House (series) Osborne, Mary Pope

2002

Bedhead Palatini, Margie

2003

The Web Files Palatini, Margie

2003

Junie B. Jones (series) Park, Barbara

2004

Curse of the Ruins (World of Adventure Series) Paulsen, Gary
2009
Autobiography of Bill Peet Peet, Bill

1999

Clementine Pennypacker, Sara

2008

Stuart Goes to School Pennypacker, Sara

2008

The Bee Tree Polacco, Patricia

2002

Welcome Comfort Polacco, Patricia

2000

Thank You, Mr. Falker Polacco, Patricia

2000

Mrs. Katz and Tush Polacco, Patricia

1999

Pink and Say Polacco, Patricia

2007

Get Red! An Adventure in Color Porto, Tony

2003

The Sky of Now Potok, Chaim

1999

The Case of the Double Trouble Detectives (A Jigsaw Jones Mystery) Preller, James

2006

It’s Me, Marva: A Story About Color and Optical Illusions Priceman, Marjorie

2004

The Firework-Maker’s Daughter Pullman, Philip

2000

Night Boat to Freedom Raven Margot Theis

2008

Circle Unbroken: the story of a basket and its people Raven, Margot Theis

2006

Silly Stories to Tickle Your Funny Bone Reading Rainbow Reader

2005

I, Freddy (Series) Reiche, Dietlof

2006

The Adventures of Captain Underpants Rilkey, Dav

2004

The Remarkable Ramsey Rinkoff, Barbara
2009
Rapunzel Roberts, Lynn (retold by)

2005

Lucia and the Light Root, Phyllis

2008

A-Z Mysteries: The White Wolf Roy, Ron

2006

Sequoyah: The Cherokee Man Who Gave His People Writing Rumford, James

2005

Nine Animals and the Well Rumford, James

2004

Silen Music Rumford, James
2009
There’s a Monster in the Alphabet Rumford, James

2003

Traveling Man Rumford, James

2002

The Island-Below-the-Star Rumford, James

2000

Don't Touch My Hat Rumford, James

2008

Mr. Putter and Tabby Write the Book Rylant, Cynthhia

2005

The Blue Hill Meadows Rylant, Cynthia

2003

The Van Gogh Café Rylant, Cynthia

2002

When I Was Young in the Mountains Rylant, Cynthia
2009
Marvin Redpost: Alone in His Teacher’s House Sachar, Louis

2000

Marvin Redpost, Is He a Girl? Sachar, Louis

2002

The Bicycle Man Say, Allen

2004

Kamishibai Man Say, Allen

2008

Ant Attack, The Green Dog, The rainbow Mystery, What’s That Sound (4 titles) Science Solves It Mysteries

2005

Bartholomew and the Oobleck Suess, Dr.
2009
The Lorax Seuss, Dr.

2002

A Light in the Attic Silverstein, Shel

1999

Where the Sidewalk Ends Silverstein, Shel

1999

Akimbo and the Lions Smith, Alexander McCall

2008

A Series of Unfortunate Events series Snicket, Lemony

2002

So, You Want to be President St. George, Judith

2002

The Cats of Mrs. Calamari Stadler, John

2004

Who Needs Donuts? Stamaty, Mark Alan

2004

The Bravest Dog Ever: The True Story of Balto (Step into Reading) Standiford, Natalie

1999

The Last Princess (Biography of Kaiulani) Stanley, Diane

2000

The Amazing Bone Steig, William
2009
Surf's Up, Geronimo Stilton, Geronimo

2007

Joseph Had a Little Overcoat Taback, Simms

2003

Detective LaRue Teague, Mark

2005

Aukele the Fearless:The Legend of Old Hawai’i Thompson, Vivian

2000

Crossing Bok Chitto Tingle, Tim

2007

Roverandom Tolkien, J. R. R.

2002

Hey! Listen to This: Stories to Read Aloud Trelease, Jim

1999

Maui and the Secret of Fire Tune, Suelyn Ching
2009
Jumanji Van Allsburg, Chris
2009
Probuditi Van Allsburg, Chris

2007

Three Good Deeds Vande Velde, Vivian

2007

One Year in Beijing Wang, Xiauhong

2008

Unwitting Wisdom Ward, Helen, retold by

2006

Jokelopedia Weitzman, Ilann, Eva Blank & Rosanne Green

2005

One Dark Night Wheeler, Lisa

2006

Charlotte’s Web White, E. B.

1999

The Trumpet of the Swan White, E. B.

1999

Little Wolf’s Book of Badness Whybrow, Ian

2003

Flotsam Wiesner, David

2007

Little House in the Big Woods Wilder, Laura Ingalls

2000

Freedom Summer Wiles, Deborah

2004

Spider Storch’s Teacher Torture Willner-Pardo, Gina

2000

Brothers Yin

2008

The Emperor and the Kite Yolen, Jane
2009
Sixteen Years in Sixteen Seconds: The Sammy Lee Story Yoo, Pauls

2006

Company’s Coming Yorinks, Arthur

2002

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