I love an author who knows when a story has been told
and a book should finish. These books are all under 100
pages and brilliant. No weighty brick doorstoppers here!












Cloud busting
Cloud busting
by Malorie Blackman (2004)


Sadako and the thousand paper cranes
by Eleanor Coerr (1977)
   

Love that dog
by Sharon Creech (2001)
First book in the Love that dog series

   
War game
by Michael Foreman (1989)







Becoming Joe DiMaggio
by Maria Testa (2002)
   
Storm boy
by Colin Thiele (1963)
   








Sixth grade style queen (Not!)
by Sherryl Clark (2007)







Heartbeat
by Sharon Creech (2004)







Onion tears
by Diana Kidd (1989)