Booklist: Kids Taking Action

Kids Taking Action
Kathy Short, 2017

Amado, Elisa (2008). Tricycle. Ill. Alfonso Ruano. Groundwood Books.
Anzaluda, Gloria (1993). Friends from the Other Side. Ill. Consuelo Mendez. Children’s Book Press.
Barasch, Lynne (2009). First Come the Zebra. Lee and Low.
Baille, Allan (1994). Rebel. Ill. Di Wu. Houghton Mifflin.
Boelts, Maribeth (2007). Those Shoes. Ill. Noah Jones. Candlewick.
Brandt, Lois (2014). Maddi’s Fridge. Illus. Vin Vogel. Flashlight Press.
Brisson, Pat (1994). Wanda’s Roses. Ill. Maryann Cocca-Leffler. Boyds Mills.
Brown, Peter (2009). The Curious Garden. Little Brown.
Bunting, Eve (2001). Gleam and Glow. Ill. Peter Sylvada. Harcourt.
Bunting, Eve (2009). Walking to School. Ill. Michael Dooling. Clarion.
Cole, Tom Clohosy (2014). Wall. Templar.
Cordell, Matthew (2017). Wolf in the Snow. Feiwel and Friends.
Cowley, Joy (1999). The Video Shop Sparrow. Ill. Gavin Bishop. Caroline House.
Daly, Niki (2015). Thank You, Jackson. Ill. Jude Daly. Frances Lincoln.
Danticat, Edwidge (2015). Mama’s Nightingale: A Story of Immigration and Seperation. Ill. Leslie Staub. Dial.
Davies, Nicola (2014). The Promise. Ill. Laura Carlin. Candlewick.
De Kinder, Jan (2015). Red. Eerdmans.
Del Rizzo, Suzanne (2017) My Beautiful Birds. Pajama Press.
Elovitz, Linda (2016). Rainbow Weaver. Ill. Elisa C. Marshall. Children’s Book Press.
Elvgren, Jennifer (2014). The Whispering Town. Ill. Fabio Santomauro. Kar-Ben.
Farish, Terry (2016). Joseph’s Big Ride. Ill. Ken Daley. Annick.
Foreman, Michael (2009). A Child’s Garden: A Story of Hope. Candlewick.
Graham, Bob (2012). A Bus Called Heaven. Candlewick.
Graham, Bob (2008). How to Heal a Broken Wing. Candlewick.
Heide, Florence and Gilliland, Judith (1992). Sami and the Time of Troubles. Ill. Ted Lewin. Clarion.
Isabella, Jude (2015). The Red Bicycle: The Extraordinary Story of One Ordinary Bicycle . Ill. Simone Shin. Kids Can Press.
Kamkwamba, William (2016). The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind. Ill. Bryan Mealer. Penguin.
Khan, Rukhsana (2010). Big Red Lollipop. Ill. Sophie Blackall. Penguin.
Kobald, Irena (2015). My Two Blankets. Ill. Freya Blackwood. HMH.
Cover of Caged Birds of Phnom Penh depicts a girl looking into a cage of birds.Lipp, Frederick (2001). The Caged Birds of Phnom Penh. Ill. Ronald Himler. Holiday House.
Ludwig, Trudy (2013). The Invisible Boy. Ill. Patrice Barton. Knopf.
Malaspina, Ann (2010). Yasmin’s Hammer. Ill. Doug Chayka. Lee and Low.
McCutcheon, John (2017). Flowers for Sarajevo. Ill. Kristy Caldwell. Peachtree.
McGovern, Ann (1997). The Lady in the Box. Ill. Marni Backer. Turtle Books.
Milway, Kate Smith (2012). Mimi’s Village: And How Basic Health Care Transformed It. Ill. Eugenie Fernandes. Kids Can Press.
Milway, Kate Smith (2008). One Hen: How One Small Loan Made a Big Difference. Ill. Eugenie Fernandes. Kids Can Press.
Morgan, Angie (2013). Daisy’s Big Dig. Frances Lincoln.
O’Brien, Anne Sibley (2012). A Path of Stars. Charlesbridge.
O’Neill, Alexis (2002). The Recess Queen. Ill. Laura Huliska-Beith. Scholastic.
Pennypacker, Penny (2009). Sparrow Girl. Ill. Yoko Tanaka. Disney Hyperion.
Perez, L. King (2002). First Day in Grapes. Ill. Robert Casilla. Lee and Low.
Proimos, James (2009). Paulie Pastrami Achieves World Peace. Little Brown.
Roberts, Justin (2014). The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade. Ill. Christian Robinson. Penguin.
Schrock, Jan (2010). Give a Goat. Ill. Aileen Darragh. Tilbury House.
Shea, Pegi (2003). The Carpet Boy’s Gift. Ill. Leane Morin. Tilbury House.
Shoveller, Herb (2006). Ryan and Jimmy: And the Well in Africa that Brought Them Together . Kids Can Press.
Skarmeta, Antiono (2000). The Composition. Ill. Alfonso Ruano. Groundwood Books.
Stein, David Ezra (2012). Because Amelia Smiled. Candlewick.
A young boy riding a bicycle, surrounded by treesThompson, Laurie Ann (2015). Emmanuel’s Dream. Ill. Sean Qualls. Schwartz & Wade.
Thong, Roseanne (2010). Fly Free! Ill. Enjin Kim Neilan. Boyds Mills.
Torres, Leyla (1993). Subway Sparrow. Farrar Straus Giroux.
Uhlberg, Myron (2016). The Sound of All Things. Ill. Ted Papoulas. Peachtree.
Uhlberg, Myron (2011). A Storm Called Katrina. Ill. Colin Bootman. Peachtree.
Walters, Eric (2014). Hope Springs. Ill. Eugenie Fernandes. Tundra.
Wiles, Deborah (2001). Freedom Summer. Ill. Jerome Lagarrigue. Atheneum.
Williams, Karen and Mohammed, Khadra. (2007). Four Feet, Two Sandals. Ill. Doug Chayka. Eerdmans.
Williams, Laura (2010). The Can Man. Ill. Craig Orback. Lee and Low.
Woodson, Jaqueline (2012). Each Kindness. Ill. E. B. Lewis. Penguin.
Youme (2004). Sélavi: A Haitian Story of Hope. Cinco Puntos.