INSPIRATION

The list is actually much longer than this, but I had to stop somewhere.

Lesa Cline-Ransome

Picture Books

Harry and Lulu by Arthur Yorinks
Big Foot Cinderella by Tony Johnston
Dear Mr. Blueberry by Simon James
Julius, The Baby of the World and Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes
Emily by Michael Bedard
Lives of Extraordinary Women: Rulers, Rebels and What the Neighbors Thought and A Fine, Fine School by Kathleen Krull
Amelia and Eleanor by Pam Munoz Ryan
The Amazing Christmas Extravaganza by David Shannon
The Wolf who Cried Boy by Bob Hartman
Julius by Angela Johnson
Custard the Dragon by Ogden Nash

 

Young Adult titles

The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing by M.T. Anderson
Star Girl by Jerry Spinelli
Crooked River by Shelley Pearsall
The Giver by Lois Lowry
Because of Winn Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
The Quilt and The Hatchet by Gary Paulsen
Love that Dog by Sharon Creech
Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis

 

 

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