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Missouri Building Block Award

Building Block Nominees 1996-2013

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2013

I'm Bored written by Michael Ian Black and illustrated by Debbie Ridpath Ohi Activity sheet
Cat Secrets written and illustrated by Jef Czekaj Activity sheet
Who's Who? written by Ken Geist and illustrated by Henry Cole Activity sheet
Oh No, George! written and illustrated by Chris Haughton Activity sheet
It's a Tiger! written by David LaRochelle and illustrated by Jeremy Tankard Activity sheet
Pete the Cat and His Four Groovy Buttons written by Eric Litwin and illustrated by James Dean Activity sheet
One Special Day: A Story for Big Brothers & Sisters written by Lola M. Schaefer and illustrated by Jessica Meserve Activity sheet

Find a Cow Now written and illustrated by Janet Stevens

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Let's Sing a Lullaby with the Brave Cowboy written and illustrated by Jan Thomas Activity sheet
The Duckling Gets a Cookie!? written and illustrated by Mo Willems Activity sheet

 

2012

Mitchell's License, written by Hallie Durand, illustrated by Tony Fucile Activity sheet
Rrralph, written and illustrated by Lois Ehlert Activity sheet
I Spy With My Little Eye, written and illustrated by Edward Gibbs Activity sheet
The Wonderful Book, written and illustrated by Leonid Gore Activity sheet
Dog in Boots, written by Greg Gormley, illustrated by Roberta Angaramo Activity sheet
Hugless Douglas, written and illustrated by David Melling Activity sheet
If You're Hoppy, written by April Pulley Sayre, illustrated by Jackie Urbanovic Activity sheet

Do You Know Which Ones Will Grow, written by Susan A. Shea, illustrated by Tom Slaughter

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Is Everyone Ready for Fun? written and illustrated by Jan Thomas Activity sheet
Press Here, written and illustrated by Herve Tullet Activity sheet

 

2011

The Terrible Plop by Dubosarsky, Ursula Activity sheet
If You’re a Monster and You Know It, by Emberley, Rebecca Activity sheet
Birds by Henkes, Kevin Activity sheet
Ready for Anything by Kasza, Keiko Activity sheet
The Great Monster Hunt by Landa, Norbert Activity sheet
For Just One Day by Leuck, Laura Activity sheet
Pete the Cat: I love my white shoes by Litwin, Eric Activity sheet
Silly Tilly by Spinelli, Eileen Activity sheet
Interrupting Chicken by Stein, David Ezra Activity sheet
The Cow Loves Cookies by Wilson, Karma Activity sheet

2010

I Can Do It Myself! by Diane Adams

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The Great Dog Wash by Shellie Braeuner

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Put It on the List by Kristen Darbyshire Activity sheet 1
The Pout-Pout Fish by Deborah Diesen

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The Birthday Pet by Ellen Javernick

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Are You a Horse? by Andy Rash Activity sheet 1
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Duck! Rabbit! by Amy Krouse Rosenthal Activity sheet 1
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Princess Pig by Eileen Spinelli Activity sheet 1
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Can You Make a Scary Face? by Jan Thomas Activity sheet 1
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Rhyming Dust Bunnies by Jan Thomas Activity sheet 1
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2009

Bye-Bye Big Bad Bullybug by Ed Emberley

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Mail Harry to the Moon by Robie H. Harris Activity sheet
Wolf’s Coming by Joe Kulka

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Ducks Don’t Wear Socks by John Nedwidek

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The Boy Who Wouldn’t Share by Mike Reiss

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Little Hoot by Amy Krouse Rosenthal Activity sheet
Dinosaur vs. Bedtime by Bob Shea

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Duck Soup by Jackie Urbanovich Activity sheet
The Pigeon Wants a Puppy by Mo Willems Activity sheet
A Dog Needs a Bone by Audrey Wood

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2008

Ivan the Terrier by Peter Catalanatto

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Llama Llama Mad at Mama by Anna Dewdney Activity sheet
Perfect Nest by Catherine Friend Activity sheet
Badger’s Fancy Meal by Keiko Kasza Activity sheet
Sally and the Some-Thing by George O’Connor Activity sheet
Not a Box by Antoinette Portis Activity sheet
Good Boy, Fergus! by David Shannon Activity sheet
I’m the Biggest thing in the Ocean by Kevin Sherry Activity sheet
Bear Feels Sick by Karma Wilson Activity sheet
Whopper Cake by Karma Wilson

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2007

Starry Safari by Linda Ashman

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Move Over, Rover by Karen Beaumont

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Splendid Friend Indeed by Suzanne Bloom

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Dooby, Dooby Moo by Doreen Cronin

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Wiggle by Doreen Cronin

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Cha-Cha Chimps by Julia Durango

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Snowball Fight by Jimmy Fallon

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Looking for a Moose by Phyllis Root

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Edwina, the Dinosaur Who Didn’t Know She Was Extinct by Mo Willems

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Sakes Alive a Cattle Drive by Karma Wilson

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2006

I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More by Karen Beaumont Activity sheet
A Boy And His Bunny by Sean Brya Activity sheet
Llama, Llama Red Pajama by Ann Dewdney Activity sheet
Bed Hogs by Kelly DiPucchio Activity sheet
Bittle by Patricia MacLachlan Activity sheet
We’ve All Got Bellybuttons by David Martin Activity sheet
Piggy and Dad Go Fishing by David Martin Activity sheet
Alice the Fairy by David Shannon Activity sheet
He Came With The Couch by David Slonim Activity sheet
Leonardo the Terrible Monster by Mo Willems Activity sheet

2005

I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont Activity sheet
Serious Farm by Tom Egan Activity sheet
Who Will Tuck Me In Tonight? by Carol Roth Activity sheet
A Wild Cowboy by Dana K. Smith Activity sheet
She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain by Philemon Sturges Activity sheet
Little Quack by Lauren Thompson Activity sheet
If I Were A Lion by Sarah Weeks Activity sheet
Bubble Gum, Bubble Gum by Lisa Wheeler Activity sheet
Knuffle Bunny by Mo Willems Activity sheet
The Pigeon Finds a Hotdog by Mo Willems Activity sheet

2004

Snowmen at Night by Carlyn Buehner Activity sheet
One-Dog Canoe by Mary Casanova Activity sheet
Bubble Bath Pirates by Jarret Krosoczka Activity sheet
Just Ducky by Kathy Mallat Activity sheet
Scrubbly Bubbly Car Wash by Irene O’Garden Activity sheet
Tippy Toe Chick Go by George Shannon Activity sheet
One Dark Night by Lisa Wheeler Activity sheet
Bear Wants More by Karma Wilson Activity sheet
Frog in the Bog by Karma Wilson Activity sheet
How Do Dinosaurs Get Well Soon? by Jane Yolen Activity sheet

2003

Giggle, Giggle Quack by Doreen Cronin Activity sheet
Muldoon Pamela by Duncan Edwards Activity sheet
One Rainy Day by Valeri Gorbechev Activity sheet
Which Hat Is That? by Anna Grossnickle Hines Activity sheet
Mabela the Clever by Margaret Read MacDonald Activity sheet
Huge Hog Is a Big Pig by Francis X. McCall Activity sheet
Bob by Tracey Campbell Pearson Activity sheet
Little School Bus by Carol Roth Activity sheet
Duck on a Bike by David Shannon Activity sheet
Unlovable Dan Yaccarino Activity sheet

2002

Farm Flu by Teresa Bateman Activity sheet
Five Little Monkeys Wash the Car by Eileen Christelow Activity sheet
Chicken Chickens by Valeri Gorbachev Activity sheet
Sit, Truman by Dan Harper Activity sheet
Hoodwinked by Arthur Howard Activity sheet
Who Took the Cookies from the Cookie Jar? by Bonnie Lass Activity sheet
Good Thing You’re Not an Octopus by Julie Markes Activity sheet
Widget by Lyn McFarland Activity sheet
Bear Came Over to My House by Rick Walton Activity sheet
Max Cleans Up by Rosemary Wells Activity sheet

 

2001

Oh, My Baby, Little One by Kathi Appelt Activity sheet
Otis by Janie Bynum Activity sheet
Seals on the Bus by Lenny Hort Activity sheet
Click, Clack Moo by Betsy Lewin Activity sheet
What Do You Love? by Jonathan London Activity sheet
Two Cool Coyotees by Julian Lund Activity sheet
Night Shift Daddy by Eileen Spinelli Activity sheet
What Dad’s Can’t Do by Douglas Wood Activity sheet
How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight? by Jane Yolen Activity sheet
My Dog Toby by Andrea Zimmerman Activity sheet

2000

Baby Bird’s First Nest by Frank Asch

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Circle Song by Diana Engel Activity sheet
Bark, George by Jules Feiffer Activity sheet
That Toad is Mine by Barbara Hazen Activity sheet
Sweet Dreams by Kimiko Kajikawa Activity sheet
Quiet, Wyatt by Bill Maynard Activity sheet
Boomer’s Big Surprise by Constance W. George Activity sheet
Little Bunny’s Sleepless Night by Carol Roth Activity sheet
My Big Dog by Janet Stevens Activity sheet
For Pete’s Sake by Ellen Stoll Walsh Activity sheet

1999

Good Night, Baby Bear by Frank Asch

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My Backpack by Eve Bunting Activity sheet
Mama Cat Has Three Kittens by Denise Fleming Activity sheet
Oh, Tucker by Steven Kroll Activity sheet
Winter Lullaby by Barbara Seuling Activity sheet
Teeny, Tiny Mouse: A Book About Colors by Laura Leuck Activity sheet
I Can’t Take You Anywhere by Phyllis Reynolds Naylor Activity sheet
What Mommies Do Best, What Daddies Do Best by Laura Numeroff Activity sheet
No, David by David Shannon Activity sheet
McDuff and the Baby by Rosemary Wells Activity sheet

1998

Little Cloud by Eric Carle Activity sheet
Five Little Monkeys With Nothing to Do by Eileen Christelow Activity sheet
Time To Sleep by Denise Fleming Activity sheet
Who Wakes Rooster? by Clare Hodgson Meeker Activity sheet
Cock-A-Doodle-Moo! by Bernard Most Activity sheet
Mouse Mess by Linnea Riley Activity sheet
Contrary Bear by Phyllis Root Activity sheet
A Friend For Minerva by Louise Janet Morgan Stoeke Activity sheet
Bunny Cakes by Rosemary Wells Activity sheet
McDuff Moves In by Rosemary Wells Activity sheet

1997

I Heard Said the Bird by Polly Berrien Berends Activity sheet
Snowballs by Lois Ehlert Activity sheet
My Cats Nick and Nora by Isabelle Harper Activity sheet
Our New Puppy by Isabelle Harper Activity sheet
When I Was Five by Arthur Howard Activity sheet
Nanta’s Lion by Suse MacDonald Activity sheet
Jeremy’s Muffler by Laura F. Neilsen Activity sheet
Hallo-Weiner by Dav Pilkey Activity sheet
Hi, Pizza Man! by Virginia Walter Activity sheet
Tuck in the Pool by Martha Weston Activity sheet

1996

How the Ostrich Got a Long Neck by Verna Aardema

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The Biggest Boy by Kevin Henkes Activity sheet
Hi! by Ann Herbert Scott Activity sheet
An Extraordinary Egg by Leo Lionni Activity sheet
Max Found Two Sticks by Brian Pinkney Activity sheet
Shoes Like Miss Alice’s by Angela Johnson Activity sheet
Small Green Snake by Libba Moore Activity sheet
This is the Farmer by Nancy Tafuri Activity sheet
Pigsty by Mark Teague Activity sheet
Splash, Splash by Jeff Sheppard Activity sheet

 



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