Circus Reading List

 Appaloosa Zebra: A Horse Lover's Alphabet, Jessie Haas, Margot Apple (Illustrator), 2002

Ballet of the Elephants, Leda Schubert, Robert Andrew Parker (Illustrator), 2006

Be A Clown: Techniques from a Real Clown (Quick Starts for Kids!) , Ron Burgess, Heather Barberie (Illustrator), 2001

The Busy World of Richard Scarry: Lowly Worm Joins the Circus, Richard Scarry, Gail Herman (Illustrator), 2004

Cats That Roar , Kimberly Weinberger, Turi MacCombie (Illustrator), 2002

The Circus Alphabet , Linda Bronson, 2001

Circus, Roxie Munro, 2007

Circus Family Dog, Andrew Clements, Sue Truesdell (Illustrator), 2000

Circus Fun , Mararet Hillert, Elaine Raphael (Illustrator), 1975

Clifford at the Circus, Norman Bridwell, 1985

Emeline at the Circus, Marjorie Priceman, 2001

A Field Full of Horses (with audio) , Peter Hansard, Kenneth Lilly (Illustrator), 2008

The Greatest Show On Earth , John Prater, 1997

How The Camel Got Its Hump , Justine & Ron Fontes, Keiko Motoyama (Illustrator), 2001

How The Zebra Got its Stripes , Justine & Ron Fontes, Peter Grosshauser (Illustrator), 2002

If I Ran The Circus, Dr. Seuss, 1956

Jumbo , Rhoda Blumberg, Jonathan Hunt (Illustrator), 1992

Last Night I Dreamed a Circus, Maya Gottfried, Robert Rahway Zakanitch (Illustrator), 2003

Mirette on the Highwire, Emily Arnold McCully, 1997

Miss Bindrgarten Plans a Circus with Kindergarten , Joseph Slate, Ashley Wolff (Illustrator), 2002

Morris and Boris at the Circus, Bernard Wiseman, 1990

My Mother's Secret Life , Rebecca Emberley, 1998

Oliver , Syd Hoff, 2000

Olivia Saves the Circus , Ian Falconer, 2001

Peter Spier's Circus , Peter Spiers, 1995

Pippi Goes to the Circus , Astrid Lindgren, Michael Chesworth (Illustrator), 2000

The Saggy Baggy Elephant , K. & B. Jackson, Gustaf Tenggren (Illustrator), 2003

Starring Mirette and Bellini , Emily Arnold McCully, 2000

The Circus , Lindsey Michael Miller, Phillip Griswold (Illustrator), 2005

The Circus is Coming, Hilary Knight, 2007

The World's Greatest Elephant, Ralph Hefner, Ted Lewin (Illustrator), 2006

To The Big Top , Jill Esbaum, David Gordon (Illustrator), 2008

Twenty-One Elephants, Phil Bildner, LeUyen Pham (Illustrator), 2004

Who Put the B in Ballyhoo?, Carlyn Beccia, 2007

Yellow Elephant , Julie Larios, Julie Paschkis (Illustrator), 2006

You See a Circus, I See…., Mike Downs, Anik McGrory (Illustrator), 2005

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