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Author:  Wanda Gag
Title:  Gone is Gone

The story of a man who wanted to do house work.
c1935 - HUMOROUS

 

 
Author:  Pierre Galante
Title:  Voices from the Bunker

Members of Hitler’s household recount his last days, including his suicide pact.
c1989 - Serious solo- older youth

 

The Tailypo: A Ghost Story book cover
Author:  Joanna Galdone
Title:  The Tailypo: A Ghost Story

A strange varmint haunts the woodsman who has lopped off its tail.
c1980 - HUMOROUS

 

 
Author:  Paul Galdone
Title:  King of the Cats: A Ghost Story

As the gravedigger tells his wife how a band of cats marched into the cemetery and mourn their dead king, their own cat, Old Tom, listens with a strange intensity.
c1980 - SERIOUS

 

 
Author:  Paul Galdone
Title:  The History of Mother Twaddle and the Marvelous Achievements of Her Son Jack

A verse version of Jack and the beanstalk.
c1974 - VARIETY

 

The Teeny-Tiny Woman: A Ghost Story book cover
Author:  Paul Galdone
Title:  The Teeny-Tiny Woman: A Ghost Story

The tale of the teeny-tiny woman who finds a teeny-tiny bone in a churchyard and puts it away in her cupboard before she goes to sleep.
c1984 - HUMOROUS & VERSE CHOIR

 

Always Wear Clean Underwear: And Other Ways Parents Say "I Love You" book cover
Author:  Marc Gellman
Title:  Always Wear Clean Underwear: And Other Ways Parents Say "I Love You"

Explains the little and big meanings of things parents tell their children such as "eat your vegetables"and "don't talk with your mouth full".
c1997 - HUMOROUS, SERIOUS

 

 
Author:  Jean Craighead George
Title:  Wounded Wolf

As hungry animals close in on an injured wolf, hoping to feed on him after death, help arrives to change the odds.
c1978 - SERIOUS

 

Mama and Me and the Model-T book cover
Author:  Faye Gibbons
Title:  Mama and Me and the Model-T

When Mama gets behind the wheel of the new Model-T that her husband just drove into the yard of their Georgia mountain home it is an exciting ride, buts she proves that she can drive a car as well as the men of the family.
c1999 - HUMOROUS DUO OR SOLO, VERSE CHOIR

 

Not in the House, Newton! book cover
Author:  Judith Heide Gilliland
Title:  Not in the House, Newton!

Everything Newton draws with his magic red crayon becomes real.
c1995 - HUMOROUS

 

Rufferella book cover
Author:  Vanessa Gill-Brown
Title:  Rufferella

A little girl who wants to be like the fairy godmother in Cinderella makes her dog into a superstar with mixed results.
c2000 - HUMOROUS

 

 
Author:  Linda Goss
Title:  "Signifying Monkey" and other selections from Talk That Talk, an anthology of African-American storytelling

Monkey stirs up trouble, and other folktales.
c1989 - VARIETY

 

Great Monologues for Young Actors book cover
Author:   
Title:  Great Monologues for Young Actors

84 selections for young actors ages 14-22 from the contemporary stage, the classical stage and literature.
c1992 - VARIETY

 

Slugs book cover
Author:  David Greenberg
Title:  Slugs

Poems about slugs.
c1983 - HUMOROUS

 

The Book of Boys (for Girls) and the Book of Girls (for Boys) book cover
Author:  David Greenberg
Title:  The Book of Boys (for Girls) and the Book of Girls (for Boys)

The battle of the sexes rage in this humorous, irreverent book of poetry.
c2005 - Humorous

 

 
Author:  Rodney Greenblat
Title:  Slombo the Gross

Slombo rescues the town from the Swamp Beast and skunks.
c1993 - HUMOROUS and DUO

 

Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe book cover
Author:  Bette Greene
Title:  Philip Hall Likes Me, I Reckon Maybe

11 year old Beth thinks that Philip Hall likes her, but their on-again, off-again relationship sometimes makes her wonder.
c1974 - HUMOROUS, VARIOUS

 

Nathaniel Talking book cover
Author:  Eloise Greenfield
Title:  Nathaniel Talking

Juvenile poetry.
c1988 - VARIETY

 

A Pioneer Sampler book cover
Author:  Barbara Greenwood
Title:  A Pioneer Sampler

Daily life of a pioneer family in 1840, several realistic short stories.
c1995 - SERIOUS

 

The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart book cover
Author:  Kristiana Gregory
Title:  The Winter of Red Snow: The Revolutionary War Diary of Abigail Jane Stewart.

Fictional 11 -year-old Abigail presents a diary account of life in Valley Forge from Dec 1777 - July 1778 as General Washington prepares his troops to fight the British.
c1996 - SERIOUS

 
   
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