Children - Social Issues

Molly Bell and the Wishing Well

By Bridget Geraghty

Molly Bell and the Wishing Well, written by Bridget Geraghty, is about an eleven-year old girl who relished life and her beloved soccer until the untimely death of her cherished mother two years ago. Then, more disaster, her father decides to re-marry - to someone...

Spud's First Day Surprise

Chompy & the Munchy Bunch Volume 3
By Nancy Beaule

Spud's First Day Surprise (Chompy and the Munchy Bunch volume three) by Nancy Beaule is a fun children's book that follows a young potato named Spud. Spud is beginning at a new school, and it's getting off to a rocky start. He bumps into the...

8th Grade Fugitive

By Richard Clark

Richard Clark's 8th Grade Fugitive is a children’s adventure book. Thirteen-year-old Brian Ryan loves the thrill of skateboarding. When his school is chosen to host the Xtreme Dream Games, Brian cannot believe his luck; he might even get the chance to see his skating idol,...

The Blue Crocodile

By Sarah Case Mamika

Readers are taken into the African jungle where the Congo River flows in The Blue Crocodile by Sarah Case Mamika. Here they meet a rare crocodile who is blue in color instead of green. Everyone is afraid of the Blue Crocodile and he has no...

Lolli and the Magical Kitchen

Meditation Adventures for Kids - book 6
By Elena Paige

Lolli and the Magical Kitchen: Meditation Adventures for Kids by Elena Paige is a delightful way to teach children how to find calmness through meditative techniques. In this book, Lolli and Liquorice talk directly to children, taking them on fun-filled adventures to the Land of...

Jake is Different

By Rosita Bird

Jake is Different, written by Rosita Bird, follows a young boy named Jake. Jake has autism and he is starting school for the first time. Going to school is a different experience for Jake, and he doesn't like the noise the children make. Jake doesn't...

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I Love Me and the Skin I'm In

By Jessica N Crutcher

I Love Me and the Skin I’m In by Jessica N. Crutcher is a wonderful story that deals with the topic of bullying. Jessica is teased in school about her skin tone and she feels sad about it. She tells her mother and her mother...

Eat Sleep Play

A Day in the Life of Baby Sweet Cheeks!
By Jamie Sajewel

Eat Sleep Play: A Day in the Life of Baby Sweet Cheeks! by Jamie Sajewel is a rhyming children's book about a baby named Baby Sweet Cheeks. Baby Sweet Cheeks wakes up and eats, she plays with her toys and she goes back to sleep....

Can We Watch?

By S.A. Dymond and Shiloh Dymond

An adorable book with a positive message, Can We Watch? follows Isabelle and her brother, Joe, as they continually implore their parents: can we watch television? But one day, when the electricity goes out, Isabelle and Joe spend the time not with electronics, but playing...

Gracie's Guide

Gracie Says No to Smoking
By Angie Wilson

Gracie’s Guide: Gracie Says No to Smoking is a wonderful story of schoolgirls on a class trip, who are tempted, even pressured to try smoking. Author Angie Wilson has created a marvelous story that children and parents can relate to. Gracie and her BFF...