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Up to Seven, 2007 List

Peggy Perry
Anderson
Houghton Mifflin
9780618668366
$16.00
2006

A duck named Luck, a chicken that goes “cluck.” a burro called Buck, and two dogs Nip and Tuck, pile into Chuck’s truck for a boisterous ride to town. Action-filled illustrations and predictable rhymes will attract new readers.

Dianna
Aston
Sylvia Long
Chronicle
9780811844284
$16.95
2006

Detailed watercolor illustrations of eggs of all kinds—from birds to bugs—and sizes—from eight-pound ostrich to jelly-bean-sized hummingbird—will spark the interest of young naturalists.

Denys
Cazet
HarperCollins
9780060730109
$15.99
2006

In this beginning reader, two cows decide to help their poor farmer by getting a bank loan, but their hilariously ill-advised choices of clothing and a violin case for carrying the money misidentifies them and causes considerable chaos.

Kelly
Cunnane
Ana Juan
Atheneum
9780689861949
$16.95
2006

Neighbors, friends, and animals in a young Kenyan boy’s village distract him on his way to watch grandfather's cattle. The color-saturated illustrations and a sprinkling of Swahili words vividly create his world.

Niki
Daly
Clarion
9780618649266
$16.00
2006

In five short chapters, Mama Jumbo (an elephant with a big heart) builds a house for herself out of scraps and invites Little Chico (a chicken) to live with her. The South African setting adds color to a warmly told family story.

Susan Middleton
Elya
Steve Salerno
Harcourt
9780152054267
$16.00
2006

Spanish and English blend as Mama takes Bebé to the supermercado. Vibrant cartoon illustrations and an easy-going rhyme scheme add up to a high-energy book for bebés and their mamas.

Regis
Faller
Roaring Brook
9781596431607
$16.95
9781596431607

An imaginative dog named Polo leads readers on a wordless journey around the world. The format varies panels and full-page illustrations to create a lively and engaging “graphic novel” for younger readers.

Kevin
Henkes
Greenwillow
9780060742362
$16.99
2006

When Lilly’s favorite teacher announces that he’s getting married, Lilly assumes that she will be the flower girl. Even though Mr. Slinger selects his niece Ginger, Lilly’s indomitable personality humorously saves the wedding in this satisfying saga.

Steve
Jenkins
Robin
Page
Houghton Mifflin
9780618646371
$16.00
2006

Captivating collages complemented by active verbs woven into the text will entice young readers to act out the movements of these twelve animals.