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A Little Competition

titles about competing and competitiveness

Young Adult
Twenty Pageants Later - Caroline B. Cooney
Cirque du Freak: Trials of Death - Darren Shan
Cut Back - Todd Strasser
Take Off / Impact Zone - Todd Strasser

Juvenile Fiction
The Search for Happily Ever After - Patricia Baehr
Fries Alive! - David Baldacci
I'm Going to Be Famous - Tom Birdseye
Arthur and the Crunch Cereal Contest - Marc Brown
Nasty Stinky Sneakers - Eve Bunting
Some Frog! - Eve Bunting
The Big Bazoohley - Peter Carey
The Captain Contest - Matt Christopher
Devil's Bridge - Cynthia DeFelice
The Gadget War - Betsy Duffey
The Worldwide Dessert Contest - Dan Elish
Rosie's Big City Ballet - Patricia Reilly Giff
Can't Catch Me, I'm the Gingerbread Man - Jamie Gilson
The Million Dollar Kick - Dan Gutman
The Million Dollar Shot - Dan Gutman
Banana Blitz - Florence Parry Heide
Littlejim - Gloria Houston
Which Witch? - Eva Ibbotson
Germy Blew It - Rebecca C. Jones
Meet Maximum Clyde - Ronald Kidd
Orp and the Chop Suey Burgers - Suzy Kline
The View From Saturday - E.L. Konigsburg
Why Did the Underwear Cross the Road? - Gordon Korman
Any Way You Slice It - Nancy Krulik
Nim and the War Effort - Milly Lee
MadCat - Kathy Mackel
A Season of Comebacks - Kathy Mackel
Brothers Don't Know Everything - Linda Lee Maifair
Claudia and the Great Search - Ann M. Martin
Beetles, Lightly Toasted - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
The Girls Take Over - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
The Kite Fighters - Linda Sue Park
The Winner's Walk - Nancy Ruth Patterson
The Stinky Sneakers Contest - Julie Anne Peters
The Riddle Streak - Susan Beth Pfeffer
Life, Love and the Pursuit of Free Throws - Janette Rallison
The Peppermint Race - Dian Curtis Regan
The Great Genghis Khan Look-Alike Contest - Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Who Put That Hair In My Toothbrush? - Jerry Spinelli
Night of the Living Dummy - R.L. Stine
Roxanne Bookman: Live at Five! - Cathy Warren
Hard Ball: A Billy Baggs Novel - Will Weaver
The Pike River Phantom - Betty Ren Wright

Picture Books
The Berenstain Bears and the Trouble with Friends - Stan & Jan Berenstain
Let's Talk About Cheating - Joy Wilt Berry
Let's Talk About Fighting - Joy Wilt Berry
Let's Talk About Overdoing It - Joy Wilt Berry
Let's Talk About Showing Off - Joy Wilt Berry
The Pain and the Great One - Judy Blume
Clifford's Sports Day - Norman Bridwell
Arthur Meets the President - Marc Brown
Moon Jump: A Countdown - Paula Brown
The West Texas Chili Monster - Judy Cox
Número Uno - Alex Dorros & Arthur Dorros
The Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest - Barbara Douglass
Hunter & Stripe and the Soccer Showdown - Laura Malone Elliott
Koala Lou - Mem Fox
Rotten and Rascal: Two Terrible Pterosaur Twins - Paul Geraghty
Two Greedy Bears - Mirra Ginsburg
And To Think That We Thought That We'd Never Be Friends - Mary Ann Hoberman
Pinky and Rex and the Spelling Bee - James Howe
I Love You the Purplest - Barbara M. Joosse
The Lady With the Ship on Her Head - Deborah Nourse Lattimore
Me First - Helen Lester
Boogie Bones - Elizabeth Loredo
The Queen's Goat - Margaret Mahy
The Cut-Ups Carry On - James Marshall
A Cat and a Dog - Claire Masurel
No Fighting, No Biting! - Else Holmelund Minarik
I'd Rather Have an Iguana - Heidi Stetson Mario
The Very Boastful Kangaroo - Bernard Most
The Second Princess - Hiawyn Oram
My Rotten Redheaded Older Brother - Patricia Polacco
Picnic At Mudsock Meadow - Patricia Polacco
Henry and Mudge and the Snowman Plan - Cynthia Rylant
Farmer Smart's Fat Cat - James Sage
Star of the Circus - Michael & Mary Beth Sampson
Aloha, Dolores - Barbara Samuels
Don't Fidget a Feather! - Erica Silverman

Beauty Pageants: Tiaras, Roses, and Runways - Judy Alter
All the Best Contests for Kids - Joan M. Bergstrom & Craig Bergstrom
Let's Talk About Cheating - Joy Wilt Berry
Let's Talk About Overdoing It - Joy Wilt Berry
Let's Talk About Showing Off - Joy Wilt Berry
National Geographic Bee Official Study Guide - Stephen F. Cunha
Soccer - Hugh Hornby
Sparks Fly High: The Legend of Dancing Point - Mary Quattlebaum
A Fine St. Patrick's Day - Susan Wojciechowski
The Space Race - Pearce Wright

titles last updated August 22, 2007

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