Children - Social Issues

Are There Bullies on the Buddy Bench?

Life Lessons with Little LeaLea
By Mary E. Laders

LeaLea didn’t think she had very much to worry about the year before, but now that she’s in the third grade, things are a bit more complicated. For one thing, she had no idea that there were things called ‘cliques’. For some, that could mean...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

A Swing Set For Her Birthday

By RyAnn Hall

A Swing Set For Her Birthday by RyAnn Adams Hall is an adorable story that captures the excitement of Kayleigh, a little girl who gets a swing set for her birthday. Kayleigh loves to swing and she goes to the park or her friend’s house...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

Autism Is...?

By Ymkje Wideman-van der Laan

Autism Is...? by Ymkje Wideman-van der Laan is a delightful, positive and affirming picture book for young children. A boy hears his grandma tell a friend that he has autism and asks her what it means. In an upbeat manner, Grandma tells the boy all...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

Alex's Adventures in Wonderland

By Lia Bebelia, Christine P. Flores

Alex's Adventures in Wonderland by Lia Bebelia and Christine P. Flores is a briskly-paced tale with a lot of fun and inspiration for young readers, the story of Alex who can’t understand why his family isn’t like any other, why it is just him and...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

A Song for Birdie

A Child's Journey with Autism
By Cindy Shirley

A Song for Birdie: A Child's Journey with Autism is a social issues story book for children written and illustrated by Cindy Shirley. Birdie Williams was in the second grade now, and her teacher, Mrs. Andrews, wanted to speak with her parents. Birdie wasn’t really...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

Another Girl Calls My Dad Daddy

By Emma L. Price

Another Girl Calls My Dad Daddy is a young adult coming of age novel written by Emma L. Price. Twelve-year-old Portia was beyond excited at the prospect of meeting her big sister. They had been speaking on the phone for a year now, ever since...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

Ardie's Big Secret

By Rosilyn Seay

Ardie’s Big Secret is a children’s picture book written and illustrated by Rosilyn Seay. Ardwick (Ardie) Smith has a big secret which he is not allowed to share with anyone, especially his family. His parents both try to coax the secret out of him, but...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

Alex's Adventures in Wonderland

I Wonder about My Family
By Lia Bebelia, Christine P. Flores

Alex’s Adventures in Wonderland: I Wonder about My Family is a children's learning adventure written by Lia Bebelia and illustrated by Christine P. Flores. Alex is a little boy who learns karate, loves to cook, wants to learn to swim and loves reading. While reading...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

A Gift for Laura / Un regalo para Laura

By Pilar Velez-Zamparelli

A Gift for Laura / Un regalo para Laura by Pilar Velez-Zamparelli, with illustrations and design by Alynor Diaz and drawings by Mariet Vergara, is a bilingual children's book about Laura, who is celebrating her birthday. Laura lives in Mexico with her grandmother, Carmela, who...

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation

A Calf Named Brian Higgins

An Adventure in Rural Kenya
By Kristen Ball

A Calf Named Brian Higgins: An Adventure in Rural Kenya by Kristen Ball is the story of American teenager Hannah Higgins who accompanies her mom on a three-week trip to Kenya. Their goal is to help Hannah's Uncle Brian with his work in Sauri, a...

Readers’ Favorite Award Winner

Award Winner

Participates in Review Exchange Program

Review Exchange

Participates in Book Donation Program

Book Donation