Fanciful story of generosity has a classic folk-tale feel.
Sensitive adaptation of classic sci-fi adventure.
Dark, magical, Dickensian page-turner for tweens.
Funny mystery with spunky girl touches on serious themes.
Wordless story of dog's ball loss mirrors kids' emotions.
Latina teen faces mom's cancer in award-winning verse novel.
Stunningly illustrated, this would make a great gift book or treasured addition to any family's library.
Inspiring, educational immigrant story told in free verse.
Teen girl homesteads alone in Newbery Honor book.
Sharecropper boy finds hope, dignity amid racism, hardship.
This story explores the journey -- both physical and emotional -- made by three girls to visit their long-lost mother.
This Caldecott Medal winner is a gorgeous -- and almost wordless -- retelling of Aesop's fable of two unlikely friends.
Gripping story is loving, lyrical, but has brutal violence.
Classic view of pioneer life through a little girl's eyes.
Spectacular illustrations spotlight Parks' historic protest.
A smart girl learns how to survive alone.
Classic sci-fi story still inspires and gets kids thinking.