June 2020 Books

June 2020 Books

Sarah is getting married in a week! I put up books on the bookshelves that are some of our favorites (and some of her favorites, noted with an asterisk*) that relate to love and marriage as well as some of our international Cinderella story collection. (Cinderella is Sarah’s favorite Disney movie.) Here are the June books for this week (because I may change them before Father’s Day!):

  • *Guess How Much I Love You? by Sam McBratney, illlustrated by Anita Jeram
  • Hello, Love by Taro Miura
  • I Love to See the Temple by Kathleen H. Barnes and Virginia H. Pearce, illustrated by Dilleen Marsh
  • LOVE IS Walking Hand in Hand by Charles M. Schulz
  • *I Like You by Sandol Stoddard Warburg, illustrated by Jacqueline Chwast
  • *Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  • When Jessie Came Across the Sea by Amy Hest, illustrated by P.J. Lynch
  • The Grudge Keeper by Mara Rockliff, illustrated by Eliza Wheeler
  • White Gloves and Party Manners by Marjabelle Young and Ann Buchwald (a book about manners from my childhood)
  • Classic Love Poems edited by Max Morris
  • Love Sonnets by Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  • A Picture Book of John and Abigail Adams by David A. Adler and Michael S. Adler, illustrated by Ronald Himler
  • God Gave Us Families by Matthew Neeley
  • I Love to See the Temple by Janice Kapp Perry, illustrated by Michael Muir
  • The Nauvoo Temple Stone by Timothy Robinson, illustrated by Robert Barrett
  • The Golden Sandal: A Middle Easern Cinderella Story by Rebecca Hickox, illustrated by Will Hillenbrand
  • Adelita: A Mexican Cinderella Story by Tomie dePaola
  • Grandparents’ Book: Our LIfe Story Written for Our Grandchildren
  • *Rattlebang Picnic by Margaret Mahy, illustrated by Steven Kellogg
  • Yeh-Shen: A Cinderella Story from China by Ai-Ling Louie, illustrated by Ed Young
  • The Goldsmith’s Treasure by Zdenko Basic and Tanja Konforta (a Croatian Cinderella-type story)
  • Princess Tales: Once Upon a Rhyme with Seek-and-Find Pictures by
  • Fanny’s Dream by Caralyn Buehner, illustrated by Mark Buehner
  • Rocky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella by Alan Schroeder, illustrated by Brad Sneed
  • LOVE IS…Adapted from the Bible By Wendy Anderson Halperin
  • White Dresses by Deborah Pace Rowley, illustrated by Jewel Hodson
  • The Wedding by Andgela Johnson, pictures by David Soman
  • Uncle Henry & Aunt Henrietta’s Honeymoon by Nicole Rubel
  • Happy Day: A Bouquet in a Book by Molly Hatch
  • Lizzie Nonsense: A Story of Pioneer Days by Jan Ormerod
  • The Land of the Blue Flower by Frances Hodgson Burnett, illustrated by Judith Ann Griffith
  • Forever and Ever: A Book for LDS Children about Temple Marriage by Kathleen H. Barnes and Virginia H. Pearce, photographs by Don O. Thorpe
  • The Keeping Quilt by Patricia Polacco



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