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Host A Drive

STAIR needs many different books and supplies in order to serve the children in our program. If you would like to help, consider collecting items below from coworkers, friends, family and church members. Below each list is a link to our Amazon Wish List. For more information or questions, contact Liz Hixson at

Book Wishlist

I Love My Hair! by Natasha Trapley
Splahs, Anna Hibiscus by Atinuke
Sophie by Mem Fox
The Missing Tooth (Hello Reader) by Mary Packard
Messy Bessey's Family Reunion by Patricia McKissack
The Piano by William Miller
I Have Heard of a Land by Joyce Carol Thomas
Boundless Grace by Mary Hoffman
Black Cowboy Wild Horses by Julius Lester
The Honest-to -Goodness Truth by Patricia McKissack
Hi, Cat! by Ezra Jack Keats
This Little Light of Mine illus. E.B. White
ABC's of African American Poetry by Ashley Bryan
In My Momma's Kitchen by Jerdine Nolen
Come On, Rain! by Karen Hesse
Flower Garden by Eve Bunting
Black All Around by Patricua Hubbell
Martin Luther King, Jr. by Carol Greene
Grandfather and I by Helen E. Buckley
Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman
The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson
A Lesson for Martin Luther King, Jr. by Denise Lewis Patrick
Lola at the Library by Anna McQuinn
Mandela by Floyd Cooper
The Grandad Treeby Trish Cooke
Almost to Freedom by Vaunda Nelson
Matthew and Tilly by Rebecca C. Jones
Shades of Black by Samdra L. Pinkney
Me First by Helen Lester
Listen, Buddy by Helen Lester
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day by Judith Voirst
A Sick Day for Amos McGee  by Philip C. Stead
Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
A Porcupine Named Fluffy  by Helen Lester
It Wasn't My Fault by Helen Lester
Blueberries for Sal  by Robert McCloskey
The Lion and the Mouse by Jerry Pinkney
My Mouth is a Volcano  by Julia Cook
Have  You Filled a Bucket Today?  by Carol McCloud
It's Hard to be a Verb  by Julia Cook
The Worst Day of My Life Ever!  by Julia Cook
Books about David (No, David;  Oh, David; David Goes to School; and others) by David Shannon
Junie B. Jones (there is a series) by Barbara Park
Willimena Rules (there is a series) by Valerie Wilson Wesley
Fancy Nancy (there is a series) by Jane O'Connor
Make Way for Ducklings by Robert McCloskey
The Rainbow Fish by Marcus Pfister
A Light in the Attic by Shel Silverstein
Falling Up  by Shel Silverstein
Dr. Suess or other rhyming books
Frog and Toad series by Arnold Lobel
I Can Read Book Series: Level 2
Going Home by Eve Bunting
Mud Soup by Judith Head
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig
The Duchess Bakes a Cake by Virginia Kahl
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton
Amercian Girl books:  Addy Series

Supply Wishlist

Lined white 3X5 cards   
#2 Pencils      
Children’s rounded scissors                            
Glue Sticks          
Qt size zip lock bags    
Dry Erase Markers (non-scented)
Crayola 8 Washable Markers, Classic Colors             
Crayola 16 crayons           
Reward Stickers (Holiday, Funny, Congratulatory, Motivational)      

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