Painter and Ugly, written and illustrated by Robert Blake. Philomel.
Willow and the Snow Day Dance, by Denise Brennann Nelson, illustrated by Cyd Moore. Sleeping Bear Press.
Peanut Butter and Homework Sandwiches, by Lisa Broadie Cook, illustrated by Jack E. Davis. Putnam Juvenile.
The Day Dirk Yeller Came to Town, by Mary Casanova, illustrated by Ard Hoyt. Farrar, Straus, and Giroux.
Princess Kim and Too Much Truth, written and illustrated by Maryann Cocca-Leffler. Albert Whitman & Company.
Charlie the Ranch Dog, by Ree Drummond, illustrated by Diane deGroat. HarperCollins.
Grandpa's Tractor, written and illustrated by Michael Garland. Boyds Mills Press.
Three Hens and a Peacock, by Lester Laminack, illustrated by Henry Cole. Peachtree Publishers.
A Book for Black-Eyed Susan, by Judy Young, illustrated by Doris Ettinger. Sleeping Bear Press.
A Pet for Miss Wright, by Judy Young, illustrated by Andrea Wesson. Sleeping Bear Press.