Books by Linda Shute

HALLOWEEN PARTY by Linda Shute
FICTION
Released: Sept. 1, 1994

"A humorous Halloween tale, marred slightly by the somewhat crude and inept illustrations. (Fiction. 5+)"
A good read-aloud choice is Shute's lively, rollicking poem that describes all the guests, games, and fun that take place at an annual Halloween party. Read full book review >
HOW I NAMED THE BABY by Linda Shute
CHILDREN'S
Released: March 1, 1993

A new gambit in the waiting-for-the-baby game: after James volunteers to help think of the perfect name, he and his family discuss and negotiate a typical—and amusing—array of suggestions: James's ``Mapleanne'' (``a little too new,'' Dad demurs); Grams's ``fine old family names...Gomer, Ethel'' (``a little too old,'' says James). Read full book review >