Here are my top 13 books of 2013! What a wonderful year for fun, quirky characters and fantastic book journeys!
Journey by Aaron Becker
Unicorn Thinks He’s Pretty Great by Bob Shea
The Day the Crayons Quit by Drew Daywalt and illustrations by Oliver Jeffers
Crankenstein by Samantha Berger and illustrations by Dan Santat
Warning: Do Not Open This Book! by Adam Lehrhaupt and illustrations by Matthew Forsythe
Tea Party Rules by Ame Dyckman and illustrations by K.G. Campbell
Counting By 7s by Holly Goldberg Sloan
The Year of Billy Miller by Kevin Henkes
Better Nate Than Ever by Tim Federle
Doll Bones by Holly Black
Rump: The True Story of Rumpelstiltskin by Liesl Shurtliff
Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo and illustrations by K.G. Campbell
Did any of these books make your top books of 2013? Which books were your favorites this year? What are you looking forward to reading in 2014? I’d love to hear from you in the comments section. Happy New Year and Happy Reading!