NY Public Library list of 100 Greatest Children's Books

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HOUSTON - The New York Public Library has just released its list of the 100 Greatest Children's Books of the past 100 years.

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Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Viorst, illustrated by Ray Cruz (1972)
All-of-a-Kind Family by Sydney Taylor, illustrated by Helen John (1951)
Amelia Bedelia by Peggy Parish, illustrated by Fritz Siebel (1963)
The Arrival by Shaun Tan (2007)
Bark, George by Jules Feiffer (1999)
Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo (2000)
Ben's Trumpet by Rachel Isadora (1979)
Big Red Lollipop by Rukhsana Khan, illustrated by Sophie Blackall (2010)
The Birchbark House by Louise Erdrich (1999)
The Book of Three by Lloyd Alexander (1964)
The Borrowers by Mary Norton, illustrated by Beth Krush and Joe Krush (1953)
The Bossy Gallito/El Gallo De Bodas: A Traditional Cuban Folktale by Lucía M. González, illustrated by Lulu Delacre (1994)
Bread and Jam for Frances by Russell Hoban, illustrated by Lillian Hoban (1964)
Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson (1977)
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? by Bill Martin, Jr., illustrated by Eric Carle (1967)
Caps for Sale by Esphyr Slobodkina (1938)
The Cat in the Hat by Dr. Seuss (1957)
Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson (2008)
A Chair For My Mother by Vera B. Williams (1982)
Charlotte's Web by E.B. White, illustrated by Garth Williams (1952)
Chato's Kitchen by Gary Soto, illustrated by Susan Guevara (1995)
Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr., and John Archambault; illustrated by Lois Ehlert (1989)
Corduroy by Don Freeman (1976)
Curious George by H.A. Rey (1941)
D'Aulaires' Book of Greek Myths by Ingri D'Aulaire and Edgar Parin D'Aulaire (1962)
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! by Mo Willems (2003)
Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan (2000)
Freight Train by Donald Crews (1978)
Frog and Toad Are Friends by Arnold Lobel (1970)
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler by E.L. Konigsburg (1967)
George and Martha by James Marshall (1972)
The Giver by Lois Lowry (1993)
Go, Dog. Go! by P.D. Eastman (1961)
Goodnight Moon by Margaret Wise Brown, illustrated by Clement Hurd (1947)
Grandfather's Journey
by Allen Say (1993)
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, illustrated by Dave McKean (2008)
Green Eggs and Ham by Dr. Seuss (1960)
Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson (1955)
Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh (1964)
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. Rowling (1998)
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen (1989)
The Hobbit by J.R.R. Tolkien (1937)
Holes by Louis Sachar (1998)
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick (2007)
Joseph Had a Little Overcoat by Simms Taback (1999)
Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg (1981)
Just a Minute: A Trickster Tale and Counting Book by Yuyi Morales (2003)
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse by Kevin Henkes (1996)
The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney (2009)
The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis (1950)
The Little House by Virginia Lee Burton (1942)
The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry (1943)
Locomotion by Jacqueline Woodson (2003)
Lon Po Po: A Red-Riding Hood Story From China by Ed Young (1989)
Madeline by Ludwig Bemelmans (1939)
Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey (1941)
Matilda by Roald Dahl, illustrated by Quentin Blake (1988)
Meet Danitra Brown by Nikki Grimes, illustrated by Floyd Cooper (1994)
Millions of Cats by Wanda Gág (1928)
Miss Nelson is Missing! by Harry Allard, illustrated by James Marshall (1977)
Mr. Popper's Penguins by Richard and Florence Atwater; illustrated by Robert Lawson (1938)
Mrs. Frisby and the Rats of NIMH by Robert C. O'Brien (1971)
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale by John Steptoe (1987)
My Father's Dragon by Ruth Stiles Gannett, illustrated by Ruth Chrisman Gannett (1948)
My Name is Yoon by Helen Recorvits, illustrated by Gabi Swiatkowska (2003)
Olivia by Ian Falconer (2000)
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia (2010)
The People Could Fly: American Black Folktales by Virginia Hamilton, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon (1985)
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster, illustrated by Jules Feiffer (1961)
Pierre: A Cautionary Tale in Five Chapters and a Prologue by Maurice Sendak (1962)
Pink and Say by Patricia Polacco (1994)
Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren (1950)
Ramona the Pest by Beverly Cleary (1968)
Rickshaw Girl by Mitali Perkins, illustrated by Jamie Hogan (2007)
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry by Mildred D. Taylor (1976)
Rumpelstiltskin by Paul O. Zelinsky (1986)
A Sick Day for Amos MCGee by Philip Stead, illustrated by Erin E. Stead (2010)
The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats (1962)
Starry River of the Sky by Grace Lin (2012)
The Stories Julian Tells by Ann Cameron, illustrated by Ann Strugnell (1981)
The Story of Ferdinand by Munro Leaf, illustrated by Robert Lawson (1936)
Strega Nona by Tomie dePaola (1975)
Swimmy by Leo Lionni (1963)
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig (1969)
Tales of a Fourth Grade Nothing by Judy Blume (1972)
The Tales of Uncle Remus: The Adventures of Brer Rabbit by Julius Lester, illustrated by Jerry Pinkney (1987)
Tar Beach by Faith Ringgold (1991)
Ten, Nine, Eight by Molly Bang (1983)
Tomie dePaola's Mother Goose by Tomie dePaola (1985)
The True Story of the Three Little Pigs by Jon Scieszka, illustrated by Lane Smith (1989)
Tuesday by David Wiesner (1991)
The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle (1969)
The Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis (1995)
The Westing Game by Ellen Raskin (1978)
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead (2009)
Where Is the Green Sheep? by Mem Fox, illustrated by Judy Horacek (2004)
Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak (1963)
Why Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears by Verna Aardema, illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon (1975)
Winnie-the-Pooh by A.A. Milne, illustrated by Ernest H. Shepard (1926)
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle (1962)