2018 Reads

Please note that only *reviewed* picture books are on this list; all other titles read (reviewed or not) are included.

1. The Care and Feeding of a Pet Black Hole by Michelle Cuevas
2. Quiet Girl in a Noisy World: An Introvert’s Story by Debbie Tung
3. The Unlikely Story of a Pig in the City by Jodi Kendall
4. Flower Moon by Gina Linko
5. Soppy by Philippa Rice
6. Princess Cora and the Crocodile by Laura Amy Schlitz, illus. Brian Floca
7. Mighty Jack and the Goblin King (Mighty Jack #2) by Ben Hatke
8. Winterhouse (Winterhouse #1) by Ben Guterson
9. The First Rule of Punk by Celia C. Pérez
10. A Boy, a Mouse, and a Spider: The Story of E. B. White by Barbara Herkert, illus. Lauren Castillo
11. No One Can Know (A Stillwater General Mystery #2) by Lucy Kerr
12. Cream Buns and Crime: A Murder Most Unladylike Collection by Robin Stevens
13. The Big Bed by Bunmi Laditan, illus. Tom Knight
15. Small Things by Mel Tregonning
16. Bringing Me Back by Beth Vrabel
17. A Grave Issue (A Funeral Parlor Mystery #1) by Lillian Bell
18. I Won’t Eat That by Christopher Silas Neal
19. What’s My Superpower? by Aviaq Johnston, illus. Tim Mack
20. The Strange and Deadly Portraits of Bryony Gray by E. Latimer
21. A Murder for the Books (A Blue Ridge Library Mystery #1) by Victoria Gilbert
22. Hello Hello by Brendan Wenzel
23. The Pink Umbrella by Amélie Callot
24. P.S. I Miss You by Jen Petro-Roy
25. The Crossover by Kwame Alexander
26. Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson, illus. Emily Carroll
27. Rebound by Kwame Alexander
28. The Summer of Jordi Perez (And the Best Burger in Los Angeles) by Amy Spalding
29. Forever or a Day by Sarah Jacoby
30. The Boy and the Blue Moon by Sara O’Leary, illus. Ashley Crowley
31. A Case of Syrah, Syrah (A Wine Country Mystery #1) by Nancy J. Parra
32. A Spoonful of Murder (Murder Most Unladylike Mystery #6) by Robin Stevens
33. House Arrest by K.A. Holt
34. Unicorn of Many Hats (Heavenly Nostrils #7) by Dana Simpson
35. Cilla Lee-Jenkins: Future Author Extraordinaire by Susan Tan, illus. Dana Wulfekotte
36. Cilla Lee-Jenkins: This Book is a Classic by Susan Tan, illus. Dana Wulfekotte
37. Furyborn (The Empirium Trilogy #1) by Claire Legrand
38. Petra by Marianna Coppo
39. American Panda by Gloria Chao
40. Be Prepared by Vera Brosgol, color by Alec Longstreth
41. If You Don’t Have Anything Nice to Say by Leila Sales
42. Bloom: A Story of Fashion Designer Elsa Schiaparelli by Kyo Maclear & Julie Morstad
43. Knockout by K.A. Holt
44. Missing Mike by Shari Green
45. Peter & Ernesto: A Tale of Two Sloths by Graham Annable
46. The Brilliant Deep: Rebuilding the World’s Coral Reefs by Kate Messner, illus. Matthew Forsythe
47. Bob by Wendy Mass & Rebecca Stead, illus. Nicholas Gannon
48. Bonjour Girl by Isabelle Laflèche
49. Missing Mike by Shari Green
50. Royals (Royals #1) by Rachel Hawkins
51. White Rabbit by Caleb Roehrig
52. Julián Is a Mermaid by Jessica Love
53. Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum
54. The Triumphant Tale of the House Sparrow by Jan Thornhill
55. Running Girl (The Garvie Smith Mysteries #1) by Simon Mason
56. Breakout by Kate Messner
57. Moonrise by Sarah Crossan
58. Ordinary, Extraordinary Jane Austen by Deborah Hopkinson, illus. Qin Leng
59. Josephine: The Dazzling Life of Josephine Baker by Patricia Hruby Powell, illus. Christian Robinson
60. Sakura’s Cherry Blossoms by Robert Paul Weston, illus. Misa Saburi
61. When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon