Discovering Self


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Armstrong, Thomas. You'Traditional Literature and Folk Talesre Smarter Than You Think: A Kid's Guide to Multiple Intelligences. Free Spirit Publishing, Minneapolis, MN, 2003.

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Barron, T.A. The Hero's Trail: A Guide for a Heroic Life. Philomel Books, New York, 2002.

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Brumbeau, Jeff. The Quiltmaker's Gift. Pfeifer-Hamilton Publishers, 2000.

Bunting, Eve. Peepers. Harcourt, Inc., 2001.

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Carroll, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Harper Collins Publishers, 2001.

Catalano, Dominic. Mr. Basset Plays. Boyds Mills Press, Honesdale, Pennsylvania, 2003.

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Corbalis, Judy. Porcellus, The Flying Pig. Dial Books for Young Readers, 1988.

Cox, Judy. Butterfly Buddies. Holiday House, 2001.

Cuneo, Mary Louise. What Can a Giant Do? HarperCollins Publishers, 1994.

Dahl, Tessa. The Same but Different. Viking Kestrel, 1988.

Davis, Katie. Scared Stiff. Harcourt, Inc., 2001.

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Donahue, Shari Faden. The Zebra-Striped Whale with the Polk-Dot Tail. Arimax, Inc., 2001.

Duey, Kathleen. American Diaries: Zellie Blake. Aladdin Paperbacks, New York, 2002.

Dunbar, Joyce. Tell Me What It's Like to Be Big. Harcourt, Inc., 2001.

Eduar, Gilles. Jooka Saves the Day. Orchard Books, 1997.

The Education of Little Tree (VHS). Paramount Home Video, 1998.

Engel, Diana. Josephina Hates Her Name. The Feminist Press. New York City, 1989.

Evans, Richard Paul. The Tower. Illustrated by Jonathan Linton. Simon and Schuster Books for Young Readers, New York, 2001.

Fuchshuber, Annegert. Carly. The Feminist Press, 1997.

Gainer, Cindy. I'm Like You, You're Like Me:  A Child's Book About Understanding and Celebrating Each Other. Illustrated by Marieka Heinlen. Free Spirit Publishing, Minneapolis, MN, 1998.

Goodman, Joan Elizabeth. Bernard Goes to School. Boyds Mills Press, 2001.

Hamilton, Virginia. The Girl Who Spun Gold. The Blue Sky Press, 2000.

Heine, Helme. Friends. Atheneum, 1982.

Henkes, Kevin. Chrysanthemum. Greenwillow Books, New York, 1991.

Henkes, Kevin. Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse. Greenwillow Books. 1996.

Hinton, Lynne. Friendship Cake. Harper, San Francisco, 2000.

Hoellwarth, Cathryn Clinton. The Underbed. Good Books, 1990.

Hoffman, Mary. Amazing Grace. Dial Books for Young Readers, 1991.

Holm, Jennifer L. Boston Jane: An Adventure. HarperCollins Publishers, 2001.

Hoopes, Lyn Littlefield. My Own Home. HarperCollins Publishers, 1991.

Huston, Perdita. Families As We Are: Conversations From Around the World.  The Feminist Press, New York, 2001.

Irwin, Hadley. We Are Mesquakie, We Are One. The Feminist Press, 1980.

Jerome, Kate Boehm. Who Was Amelia Earhart? Illustrated by David Cain. Grosset and Dunlap, New York, 2002

Johnston, Andrea. Girls Speak Out: Finding Your True Self. Scholastic Inc., 1997.

Just Because I Am: A Child's Book of Affirmation
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Kalman, Maira. What Pete Ate from A-Z. G.P. Putnam's Sons, 2001.

Kitze, Carrie A. I Don't Have Your Eyes. EMK Press, Warren, NJ, 2003.

Lamstein, Sarah Marwil. I Like Your Buttons. Albert Whitman & Company. 1999.

Lears, Laurie. Ben Has Something to Say: A Story About Stuttering. Illustrated by Karen Ritz.  Albert Whitman and Company, Morton Grove, Illinois, 2000.

Lester, Helen. A Porcupine Named Fluffy. Houghton Mifflin Company, 1986

Lewis, Barbara A. Kids with Courage: True Stories About Young People Making a Difference. Free Spirit, 1992.

Lewis, Gill. The Most Precious Thing. Good Books, 2006. 

Lionni, Leo. Swimmy. Scholastic, Inc. 1989.

Lofting, Hugh. The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle. Harper Collins Publishers, 2001.

Lord, Bette Bao. In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson. Scholastic Inc., 1984.

Ludwig, Trudy. Too Perfect. Tricycle Press. 2009.

McQueen, John Troy. A World Full of Monsters. Harper Collins Publishers, 1986.

Moats, Lillian Somersaulter. The Gate of Dreams.  Cranbrook Press, Michigan, 1993

Morgan, Robin. The Mer-Child.  Illustrated by Jesse Spicer Zerner. The Femininst Press. New York City, 1991.

Murkoff, Heidi. What to Expect at Preschool. Harper Festival, 2001.

Myers, Christopher. Wings. Scholastic Press, 2000.

Otoshi, Kathryn. One. KO Kids Books. 2008

Otoshi, Kathryn. Zero. KO Kids Books. 2010.

Palacco, Patricia. Mr. Lincoln's Way. Philomel Books, 2001.

Paulsen, Gary. Hatchet. Puffin Books, 1987.

Pitcher, Caroline. Mariana and the Merchild: A Folktale from Chile. Illustrated by Jackie Morris. Eerdmans Books for Young Children, London, 2000.

Park, Linda Sue. A Single Shard. Clarion Books, New York, 2001.

Peavy, Linda. Dreams into Deeds: Nine Women Who Dared. Charles Scribner's Sons, 1985.

Pinkwater, Daniel Manus. The Big Orange Splot. Scholastic Inc, 1977.

Rana, Indi. The Roller Birds of Rampur. Henry Holt and Company, 1993.

Reynolds, Peter H. Ish. Candlewick Press, 2004.

Roe, Eileen. All I Am. Bradbury Press, 1990.

Rosenthal, Amy Krouse. One Smart Cookie: Bite-Size Lessons for the School Years and Beyond. Harper Collin's Children Books, 2010.

Ross, Alice & Kent. Jezebel's Spooky Spot. Dutton Children's Books, 1999.

Saltzberg, Barney. The Problem with Pumpkins: A Hip & Hop Story. Gulliver Books Harcourt, Inc., 2001.

Shannon, David. No, David!  The Blue Sky Press, New York, 1998.

Slate, Joseph. Little Porcupine's Christmas. Harper Collins Publishers, 1982.

Spinelli, Jerry. Fourth Grade Rats. Scholastic Inc., 1991.

Stewart, Sarah. The Journey. Farrar Straus Giroux. 2001. 

Sun, Chyng Feng. Square Beak. Illustrated by Chihsien Chen. Houghton Mifflin Company, Boston, 1993.

Wilhelm, Hans. All for the Best! The Secret to Happiness. Hampton Roads Publishing Company, 2003.

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