Wednesday, August 01, 2012

What's in my short story tub?

In the comments of yesterday's review of the short story collection, BECAUSE OF SHOE, there was interest in what's in my short story tub. Here's what I've collected over the years. Any other great ones that I'm missing?


GRAPHIC NOVEL SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS

Lost and Found: Three by Shaun Tan (Lost and Found Omnibus) by Shaun Tan

Flight Explorer Volume 1 edited by Kazu Kibuishi

Explorer: The Mystery Boxes edited by Kazu Kibuishi

Big Fat Little Lit (Picture Puffin Books) edited by Art Spiegelman and Francoise Mouly

Goosebumps Graphix, volumes 1-3:  Goosebumps Graphix #1: Creepy Creatures , Terror Trips (Goosebumps Graphix, No. 2) , Scary Summer (Goosebumps Graphix, No. 3)


MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE 

The Big Book for Peace by Ann Durell and Marilyn Sachs

The Big Book for Our Planet edited by Anne Durell, Jean Craighead George, Katherine Paterson

I Can Make a Difference: A Treasury to Inspire Our Children by Marian Wright Edelman


CONNECT TO THE AUTHORS

The Chronicles of Harris Burdick: Fourteen Amazing Authors Tell the Tales / With an Introduction by Lemony Snicket
Speak!: Children's Book Illustrators Brag About Their Dogs by Michael J. Rosen

Purr. . . : Children's Book Illustrators Brag About Their Cats by Michael J. Rosen


ANIMALS

The Tarantula in My Purse and 172 Other Wild Pets by Jean Craighead George

Every Living Thing by Cynthia Rylant

Animals Who Have Won Our Hearts by Jean Craighead George


STORIES FOR GUYS

How Angel Peterson Got His Name by Gary Paulsen

Guys write for Guys read By Jon Scieszka edited by Jon Scieszka


CLASSICS

The stories Julian tells (Paperback) by Ann Cameron (plus More Stories Julian Tells, The Stories Huey Tells)


STORIES WITH FUNNY MORALS

Tales for Very Picky Eaters by Josh Schneider

"Always Wear Clean Underwear!": And Other Ways Parents Say "I Love You" by Marc Gellman

1 comment:

  1. Mary Lee,

    Many thanks for the short story list. You rock! You have reminded me that I have a few of these titles, but there are many here that I will be checking out of the library and/or adding to my shopping cart.

    Happy August! And much gratitude for your kindness.
    ~ Theresa

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