ALLUSION: A mention of, or brief reference, to a person or thing not otherwise part of the story; example: a parent might remind a lying child of the boy who cried “wolf.”

Fox Tale by Abolafia
Each Peach Pear Plum by Ahlberg
Use Your Head, Dear by Aliki
Grandma Goes Shopping by Armitage
Where the Forest Meets the Sea by Baker
Five Secrets in a Box by Brighton
I Can’t Said the Ant by Cameron
The Chocolate Chip Cookie Contest by Douglass
The Porcelain Cat by Hearn
Ralph's Secret Weapon by Kellogg
The Boy Who Held Back the Sea by Locker
Jam, a True Story by Mahy
A Little Interlude by Maiorano
The Deliverers of Their Country by Nesbit
Meanwhile Back at the Ranch by Noble
The Church Cat Abroad by Oakley
Blumpoe the Grumpoe Meets… by Okimoto
The Christmas Camel by Parker
No Such Things by Peet
The Mice and the Flying Basket by Peppe
Tar Beach by Ringgold
The Sign Painter’s Dream by Roth
Alistair's Time Machine by Sadler
Oma and Bobo by Schwartz
The Frog Prince Continued by Scieszka
Sheep in a Shop by Shaw
We're Back!: A Dinosaur's Story by Talbott
The Lady's Chair and the Ottoman by Tennyson
Stay Away From the Junkyard by Tusa
The Widow’s Broom by Van Allsburg
The Wreck of the Zephyr by Van Allsburg
Argyle by Wallace
Lost and Found by Walsh
Florence and Eric Take the Cake by Wild
The Marzipan Moon by Willard
Piggins by Yolen
Bravo, Minski by Yorinks
It Happened in Pinsk by Yorinks