Books Reviewed for September

1 Letter Writing Day: Dear Dragon—Written by Josh Funk | Illustrated by Rodolfo Montalvo

2 Children’s Good Manners Month: Interrupting Chicken—By David Ezra Stein

3 International Vulture Awareness Day: Vulture View—Written by April Pulley Sayre | Illustrated by Steve Jenkins

4 Wildlife Day: Finding Wild—Written by Megan Wagner Lloyd | Illustrated by Abigail Halpin

5 Cheese Pizza Day: Lorenzo the Pizza-Loving Lobster—By Claire Lordon

6 Read a Book Day: Six Dots: A Story of Young Louis Braille—Written by Jen Bryant | Illustrated by Boris Kulikov

7 Buy a Book Day: A Child of Books—By Oliver Jeffers and Sam Winston

8 Literacy Day: The Summer Nick Taught His Cats to Read—Written by Curtis Manley | Illustrated by Kate Berube

9 Bring Your Manners to Work Day: The Black and White Factory—Written by Eric Telchin | Illustrated by Diego Funck

10 Swap Ideas Day: The King and the Magician—Written by Jorge Bucay | Illustrated by Gusti                                                                                                                            

11 Grandparents’ Day: Rosa’s Very Big Job—Written by Ellen Mayer | Illustrated by Ying-Hwa Hu

12 National Day of Encouragement: Tough Cookie—Written by Kate Louise | Illustrated by Grace Sandford

13 Kids in the Kitchen Day: There’s a Lion in my CornflakesWritten by Michelle Robinson | Illustrated by Jim Field

14 Chicken Month: Chicken Big—By Keith Graves

15 Make a Hat Day: Hooray for Hat—By Brian Won

16 Collect Rocks Day: Rhoda’s Rock Hunt—Written by Molly Beth Griffin | Illustrated by Jennifer A. Bell

17 International Eat an Apple Day: Toto’s Apples—By Mathieu Lavoie

18 Gymnastics Day: Nadia: the Girl Who Couldn’t Sit Still—Written by Karlin Gray | Illustrated by Christine Davenier

19 Talk Like a Pirate Day: Pirasaurs—Written by Josh Funk | Illustrated by Michael Slack

20 Get Ready Day: The Three Ninja Pigs—Written by Corey Rosen Schwartz | Illustrated by Dan Santat

21 World Gratitude Day: The Thank You Book: An Elephant & Piggie Book—By Mo Willems

22 Elephant Appreciation Day: Strictly No Elephants—Written by Lisa Mantchev | Illustrated by Taeeun Yoo

23 Hug a Vegetarian Day: Rainbow Stew—By Cathryn Falwell

24 International Rabbit Day: The Little Rabbit Who Liked to Say Moo—By Jonathan Allen

25 Dream Day: Miss Maple’s Seeds—By Eliza Wheeler

26 Family Day: Meet the McKaws—By Ged Adamson

27 Fall Hat Month: Mr. Brown’s Fantastic Hat—By Ayano Imaí

28 Be a Good Neighbor Day: The Uncorker of Ocean Bottles—Written by Michelle Cuevas | Illustrated by Erin E. Stead

29: Piano Month: The Bear and the Piano—By David Litchfield

30 International Translation Day: Good Night, Little Sea Otter—Written by Janet Halfmann | Illustrated by Wish Williams