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Instructional Media Center: Juvenile Fiction and Literature


These books can be found in the New Book Display section.  Look for these signs    

Fiction and literature books that are on the Common Core reading list or are part of a series such as The Britannica Common Core Library are marked with a CC

Fiction Books

Bat and the waiting game -- Arnold F Ar64b

City of Ember -- Duprau F D928a

Giver quartet -- Lowry F L955gi [The Giver --Gathering blue --Messenger --Son]

Gooney Bird Greene 3 books in 1! -- Lowry F L955go [Gooney Bird Greene -- Gooney Bird and the room mother -- Gooney the fabulous]

Harbor me -- Woodson F W868h [2019 National Book Award Short List]

Hey, kiddo -- Krosoczka F K928h [2019 ALA Notable Children's Book; YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for YA]

Lincoln and his boys -- Wells F W462li

New kid -- Craft F C8429n

Patron saints of nothing -- Ribay F R3528p [2019 National Book Award Short List]

Pet  -- Emezi F Em369p [2019 National Book Award Short List]

Rosetown -- Rylant F R983ro

Thirteen doorways, wolves behind them all -- Ruby F R827th [2019 National Book Award Short List]

Words on fire 00 Nielsen F N5543wo


Benny Goodman and Teddy Wilson: taking the stage as the first black and white jazz band in history -- Cline-Ransome B G621C

Eleanor Roosevelt, fighter for justice -- Cooper B R675Co

Evelyn the adventurous entomologist: the true story of a world-traveling bug hunter -- Evans C426E

Feed your mind: a story of August Wilson -- Bryant B W6914B

Finding Narnia: the story of C. S. Lewis and his brother Warnie -- B L5851M

Looking back: a book of memories -- Lowry B L955L

The man in the willows: the life of Kenneth Grahame -- Dennison B G76D

Midnight teacher: Lilly Ann Granderson and her secret school -- Hoffman B G7634H

Stone thrower -- Richardson B Ea589R

Troublemaker for justice: the story of Bayard Rustin, the man behind the march on Washington -- Houtman R928Ho

Easy Books

Beep! Beep! Go to sleep! -- Tarpley E T1766b [2016 Amer Lib Assoc Notable Children's Book]

The big umbrella -- Bates E B318b

Bun Bun Button -- Polacco E P757bun

Child of glass -- Alemagna  E Al24c [2019 NYT/NYPL Best Illustrated Children's Books]

The dark -- Snicket E Sn31d

D'Aulaire's book of animals -- D'Aulaire E D266a

Dorothea Lange:  the photographer who found the faces of the Depression -- Weatherford B L26W

Farm -- Abadia E Ab14f

For the love of Autumn -- Polacco E P757fo

A friend for Henry -- Bailey E B153f

Give me back my bones! -- Norman E N785gi

Gittel's journey: an Ellis Island story -- Newman E N465g

How to draw a dragon -- Florian E F664ho

I like myself -- Beaumont E B383i

I miss my grandpa -- Jin E J564i

Ice Bear -- Morris E M8324i

Just ask! : be different, be brave, be you -- Sotomayor E So78j

Just in time, Abraham Lincoln -- Polacco E P757jin

My brother Charlie -- Peete E P3749m

Nutcracker in Harlem -- McMorrow E M229n

Pete the Cat and the perfect pizza party -- Dean E D345ppp

Picnic at Mudsock Meadow -- Polacco E P757pic

Pluto gets the call -- Rex E R329pl

Susan laughs -- Willis E W679s

Swarm of bees -- Snicket E Sn31s

Sweep -- Greig E G8713sw

Too big -- D'Aulaire E D266to

A trapezoid is not a dinosaur! -- Morris E M8344tr

What was I scared of? E Se45w

When Charley met Emma -- Webb E W381wh

Literature/Trade Books A - H

Accused! The trials of the Scottsboro Boys : lies, prejudice, and the Fourtheenth Amendment -- Brimmer 345.761 B77ac

Alex eats the rainbow : a book about healthy eating -- Dinmont 613.2 D617al

Arithmechicks add up : a math story -- Stephens 513.211 St44ar

Biodiversity eco facts -- Howell 333.95 H838bi

Bookjoy, word joy -- Mora 808.1 M791bo

Born to fly : the first women's air race across America -- Sheinkin 797.52 Sh42bo

Brazil -- Robinson 981 R563br

Breakfast: healthy choices -- Parker 613.2 P229br

Bunch of punctuation -- Hopkins 808.1 H775bu

Canada -- Hopkins 971 H793ca

Charles Darwin's On the Origin of Species -- Radeva 576.82 R117ch

A child's introduction to art : the world's greatest paintings and sculptures -- Alexander 701.18 Al27ch

China -- Ganeri 951 G154cj

China -- Qaiser 951 Q12ch

Climate change eco facts -- Howell 363.73874 H839cl

Cuba -- Conley 972.91 C962cu

Cultural contributions from Africa : banjos, coffee, and more -- Duhig 960 T971cu

Cultural contributions from East Asia : fireworks, tea, and more -- Duhig 950 T971cu

Cultural contributions from Europe : the printing press, braille, and more -- Duhig 914.02 T971cu

Cultural contributions from India : decimals, shampoo, and more -- Duhig 954 T971cu

Cultural contributions from Latin America : tortillas, color TV and more -- Tyler 980 T971cu

Cultural contributions from the Middle East : hospitals, algebra, and more -- Duhig 956 T971cu

Dairy -- Parker 641.37 P229da

Diary-free diets -- Schuh 641.563 Sch79da

Dairy on myplate -- Schuh 641.37 Sch79da

Darwin's tree of life -- Bright 576.8 B768da

Dinner: healthy choices -- Parker 613.2 P229di

Egypt -- Edgar 962 Ed34eg

Energy eco facts -- Howell 333.79 H839en

Explorers : amazing tales of the world's greatest adventures -- Huang 910.92 H86ex

Food long ago and today -- Leboutillier 641.309 L493fo

France -- Kemper 944 K323fr

Fruit -- Parker 641.34 P229fr

Fruits on myplate -- Schuh 641.34 Sch79fr

Get into art -- Brooks 701.1 B791ge

Gluten-free diets -- Schuh 613.26083 Sch79gl

Grains -- Parker 641.331 P229gr

Grains on myplate -- Schuh 641.17 Sch79gr

Greece -- Robinson 949.5 R563gr

Healthy eating habits -- Reinke 613.2 R276he

Healthy snacks on myplate -- Schuh 644.6 Sch79he

How do you feel? -- Rockwell 155.4124 R593ho

Literature/Trade Books I - Z

I am someone else : poems about pretending 808.1 H775i

Impressionism -- Brooks 709.0344 B791im

Indonesia -- Klepeis 959.8 K678in

Instructions not included : how a team of women coded the future -- Brown 004.092 B815in

India -- Brooks 954 B791in

Ireland -- Edgar 941.5 Ed34ir

Iraq -- Bjorklund 956.7 B556ir

Israel -- Edgar 956.94 Ed34is

It's fall! -- Glaser E G462it

Italy -- Robinson 945 R563it

Japan -- Brooks 952 B791ja

Let it fall -- Cocca-Leffler E C64le

Lunch: health choices -- Parker 613.2 P229lu

Manger -- Hopkins 808.1 H775m

Mexico -- Senker 972 Se57me

My friend is blind -- Chang 305.9081 C3624my

My friend is deaf -- Chang 305.9082 C3624my

My friend uses a wheelchair -- Chang 305.908083 C3624my

Now what? : a math tale -- Harris 516.15 H243no

One last world : Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance -- Grimes 808.1 G882o

Pakistan -- Shoup 954.91 Sh82pa

Pocketful of poems -- Grimes 808.1 G882p

Poem runs : baseball poems and paintings -- Florian 808.1 F663p

Pollution eco facts -- Howell 363.73 H839po

Proteins on myplate -- Schuh 613.282 Sch79pr

Russia -- Alberti 947 Al14ru

Russia -- Senker 947 Se57ru

School people -- Hopkins 808.1 H775s

Scientists get dressed -- Rose 509.2 R725sc

Snacks: healthy choices -- Parker 613.2 P229sn

South Africa -- Conley 968 C762so

South Afica -- Shoup 968 Sh82so

Spain -- Spanier 946 Sp24sp

Surrealism -- Brooks 709.04063 B791su

Survivors of the Holocaust : true stories of six extraordinary children -- 940.5318 Su79su

Switzerland -- Klepeis 949.4 K678sw

Taking action to achieve equality -- Sjonger 605 Sj54ta

Taking action to end poverty -- Sjonger 362.5 Sj54ta

Taking action for responsible growth -- Sjonger 338.927 Sj54ta

Taking action to help the environment -- Sjonger 363.7 Sj54ta

Under the freedom tree -- VanHecke 808.1 V3123u

When the stars come out -- Edwards 525.35 E973wh

You are eating plastic every day : what's in our food? -- Smith-Llera 363.738 Sm54yo

Vegetable -- Parker 641.35 P229ve

Vegetables on myplate -- Schuh 641.35 Sch79ve

Yum : your ultimate manual for good nutrition -- Kalnins 613.2 K127y

Yummy! : Good food makes me strong! -- Rotner 612.3 R745yu