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My friend John —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

John's best friend tells everything he knows about John, the secrets they share, their likes and dislikes, and the fun they have as friends.

If you listen —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A mother reassures her little girl there is a way to know that someone far away loves you.

A rose, a bridge, and a wild black horse —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A small boy enumerates for his sister the marvelous things he will do for her when he is grown up, such as bringing her coral from the bottom of the sea and building her the biggest bridge in the world.

The seashore book —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A mother's words help a little boy imagine the sights and sounds of the seashore, even though he's never seen the ocean.

If it weren't for you —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

An older sister imagines the advantages of not having her younger sister around, but then thinks of one disadvantage.

The sleepy book —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

Describes how each animal sleeps in its own special place, in its own special way.

Something is going to happen —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

One by one the members of a family awake one cold November morning to discover that during the night there has been a beautiful snowfall.

The poodle who barked at the wind —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A family's noisy little poodle barks at everything, disturbing the father, until the day everyone else goes out and the father and poodle are left alone together.

Wake up and goodnight —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

Records, in rhymed text and illustrations, the experiences of getting up in the morning and going to bed at night.

Who is Ben? —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

On a moonless, starless night, a young boy feels at one with the darkness, thinking about where he came from before he was born and where he will go after he dies.

The beautiful Christmas tree —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

Although everyone laughs when Mr. Crockett plants a straggly pine tree in front of his house, his loving care is rewarded in time.

The poodle who barked at the wind —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A family's noisy little poodle barks at everything, disturbing the father, until the day everyone else goes out and the father and poodle are left alone together.

But not Billy —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

An infant's mother gives him many loving nicknames until he surprises her by saying "Mama".

The moon was the best —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A mother visiting Paris brings back to her daughter all her best memories, of the beautiful fountains, the sparkling Seine, parks like paintings, and paintings like parks.

When the wind stops —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

A mother explains to her son that dandelion fluff carries seeds, waves go back to the sea, the wind moves elsewhere, and other natural happenings.

Friendship stories you can share.

Excerpts from Days with Frog and Toad; Mr. Putter and Tabby pour the tea; The Hating Book; George and Martha back in town; Jake and the copycats

Say it! —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013

The love of a mother for her little girl permeates a walk they take together on an autumn day.

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