Going to the Potty -- by F Rogers (Author) (Book - Child)
"Going to the Potty, a title in Rogers's First Experiences series, handles a sensitive subject with the same quiet candor and respect for young audiences that are the hallmark of his Mister Rogers'...
Ages 12 months - 3 years.
One of the Problems of Everett Anderson -- by Lucille Clifton (Author) (Book - Child)
"One of the Problems of Everett Anderson, the eighth by Lucille Clifton, illus. by Ann Grifalconi, gently and sensitively addresses the issue of child abuse. After Everett notices bruises and scars on...
Ages 5 years - 9 years.
Don't Despair on Thursdays! The Children's Grief-Management Book -- by Adolph Moser (Author) (Book - Child)
Card catalog description- Examines, in simple text, how to deal with feelings of grief when people or pets die, or when friends move away.
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Toddlerhood (1-3), School Age (6-12), Adolescence (13-21)
On Your Potty! -- by Virginia Miller (Author) (Book - Child)
From School Library Journal "Two bears, one large and one small, tackle toilet training. Little Bartholomew is a contrary toddler who answers "Nah" to everything, including the question,"Do you need...
Ages 8 months - 3 years.
Messy Baby (Ormerod, Jan. Baby Books.) -- by Jan Ormerod (Author) (Book - Parent/Child)
"Dad does his best to straighten up after "messy baby." " -Card Catalog Decription
Age groups: Infancy (<1), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Toddlerhood (1-3)
Owl Moon -- by Jane Yolen (Author) (Book - Child)
"On a winter's night under a full moon, a father and daughter trek into the woods to see the Great Horned Owl. " -Card Catalog Description
Age groups: Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), School Age (6-12)
Listening for Leroy -- by Betsy Hearne (Author) (Book)
"Growing up in rural Alabama in the 1950s, ten-year-old Alice has no one to talk to but Leroy, the black farm hand, but when Alice's doctor father moves the family to Tennessee, she has trouble...
Ages 9 years - 12 years.
Zachary's New Home: A Story for Foster and Adopted Children -- by Geraldine Molettiere, Paul Blomquist, Margo Lemieux (Authors) (Book - Child)
"Zachary still remembers his "real" parents and finds that adjusting to life as Marie and Tom's adopted son is sometimes a painful reality." -From the Publisher
Age groups: Toddlerhood (1-3), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5), Infancy (<1)
What About Me? When Brothers and Sisters Get Sick -- by Francis Middendorf, Allan Peterkin (Authors) (Book)
"What about me? This question, usually unspoken, lies at the heart of this poignant story, as a young girl attempts to cope with her brother's being ill. Beautifully written and illustrated, this...
Age groups: School Age (6-12), Preschool/Kindergarten (3-5)
Too Nice -- by Marjorie Pellegrino (Author) (Book)
"You're too nice," says Amy's best friend, Kate. Amy's not sure what "too nice" means, but she sure knows how it feels: rotten. She's tired of giving her things away, tired of getting stuck with the...
Age groups: School Age (6-12)