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  1. Some Things Are Scary
    Florence Parry Heide, illustrated by Jules Feiffer, Candlewick, 2011.


  1. Little Mouse’s Big Book of Fears
    Emily Gravett, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008.


  1. Courage
    Bernard Waber, HMH Books for Young Readers, 2002.


  1. Butterflies in My Stomach and Other School Hazards
    Serge Bloch, Sterling Children’s Books, 2008.


  1. You Are What You Eat and Other Mealtime Hazards
    Serge Bloch, Sterling Children’s Books, 2010.


  1. Reach for the Stars: And Other Advice for Life’s Journey
    Serge Bloch, Sterling Children’s Books, 2010.


  1. One of Those Days
    Amy Krouse Rosenthal, illustrated by Rebecca Doughty, Putnam Juvenile, 2006.


  1. Beautiful Oops!
    Barney Saltzberg, Workman Publishing Company, 2010.


  1. I Can Be Anything!
    Jerry Spinelli & Jimmy Liao, Little, Brown and Company, 2010.


  1. if you want to see a whale
    Julie Fogliano, illustrated by Erin E. Stead, Roaring Brook Press, 2013.


  1. How Are You Peeling?: Foods with Moods
    Saxton Freymann, Joost Elffers, Scholastic, 1999.


  1. Miss Rumphius
    Barbara Cooney, Puffin, 1985.


  1. Frederick
    Leo Lionni, Dragonfly Books, 1973.


  1. Because of You
    G. Hennessy, illustrated by Hiroe Nakata, Candlewick, 2005.


  1. Because Amelia Smiled
    David Ezra Stein, Candlewick, 2012.


  1. The Giving Tree
    Shel Silverstein, HarperCollins, 2004.


  1. The Girl Who Never Made Mistakes
    Mark Pett, Gary Rubinstein, Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, 2011.


  1. The Important Book
    Margaret Wise Brown, HarperCollins, 1999.


  1. Salt in His Shoes: Michael Jordan in Pursuit of a Dream
    Deloris Jordan, Roslyn M. Jordan & Kadir Nelson, Aladdin paperbacks, 2000.


  1. The Hueys in the New Jumper
    Oliver Jeffers, HarperCollins, 2012.


  1. Uncle Jed’s Barbershop
    Margaree King Mitchell, illustrated by James E. Ransome, Simon & Schuster, 1998.


  1. The Lemonade Club
    Patricia Polacco, Philomel, 2007.


  1. Many Moons
    James Thurber, illustrated by Louis Slobodkin, HMH Books for Young Readers, 1973.


  1. A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin
    Jen Bryant & Melissa Sweet, Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2013.


  1. Augustus and His Smile
    Catherine Rayner, Good Books, 2006.


  1. My Name Is Georgia: A Portrait by Jeanette Winter
    Jeanette Winter, HMH Books for Young Readers, 2003.





  1. On the Same Day in March: a Tour of the World’s Weather
    Marilyn Singer, illustrated by Frane Lessac, HarperFestival, 2001.


  1. I Live in Tokyo
    Mari Takabayashi, HMH Books for Young Readers, 2004.


  1. How My Parents Learned to Eat
    Ina R. Friedman, illustrated by Allen Say, HMH Books for Young Readers, 1987.


  1. A Walk in London
    Salvatore Rubbino, Walker Books, 2011.


  1. A Walk in New York
    Salvatore Rubbino, Walker Books, 2009.


  1. Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns: A Muslim Book of Colors
    Hena Khan, illustrated by Mehrdokht Amini, Chronicle Books, 2012.


  1. One Green Apple
    Eve Bunting, illustrated by Ted Lewin, Clarion Books, 2006.


  1. What Will You Be, Sara Mee?
    Kate Aver Avraham, illustrated by Anne Sibley O’Brien, Charlesbridge Pub Inc, 2010.


  1. My Mom Is a Foreigner, But Not to Me
    Julianne Moore, illustrated by Meilo So, Chronicle Books, 2013.


  1. Deep in the Sahara
    Kelly Cunnane, illustrated by Hoda Hadadi, Schwartz & Wade, 2013.


  1. Tea with Milk
    Allen Say, Sandpiper, 1999.


  1. A Thirst for Home: A Story of Water across the World
    Christine Ieronimo, illustrated by Eric Velasquez, Walker Books for Young Readers, 2014.


  1. Say Hello!
    Rachel Isadora, Scholastic, 2010.


  1. Going to Mecca
    Na’ima B. Robert, illustrated by Valentina Cavallini, Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, 2014.


  1. If Kids Ran the World
    Leo & Dane Dillon, Blue Sky Press, 2014.


  1. My Dadima Wears a Sari
    Kashmira Sheth & Yoshiko Jaeggi, Peachtree Publishers, 2007.





  1. Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom
    Carole Boston Weatherford & Kadir Nelson, Hyperion Book CH, 2006.


  1. Henry’s Freedom Box A True Story from the Underground Railroad
    Ellen Levine, illustrated by Kadir Nelson, Scholastic Press, 2007.


  1. Follow the Drinking Gourd
    Jeanette Winter, Dragonfly Books, 1988.


  1. Abe’s Honest Words
    Doreen Rappaport & Kadir Nelson, Hyperion Books for Children, 2008.


  1. Martin’s Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
    Doreen Rappaport, illustrated by Bryan Collier, Jump at the Sun, 2001.


  1. My Daddy, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Martin Luther King III, illustrated by AG Ford, HarperCollins, 2013.


  1. Martin & Mahalia: His Words, Her Song
    Andrea Davis Pinkney, illustrated by Brian Pinkney, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2013.


  1. Rosa
    Nikki Giovanni, illustrated by Bryan Collier, Square Fish, 2005.


  1. This Is The Dream
    Diane Z. Shore, Jessica Alexander, illustrated by James Ransome, Amistad, 2006.


  1. The Story Of Ruby Bridges: Special Anniversary Edition
    Robert Coles, illustrated by George Ford, Scholastic, 2010.


  1. Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale
    John Steptoe, Puffin Bks, 2008.


  1. The Other Side
    Jacqueline Woodson, illustrated by E.B. Lewis, Putnam Juvenile, 2001.


  1. Sister Anne’s Hands
    Marybeth Lorbiecki, illustrated by K. Wendy Popp, Puffin Books, 2000.


  1. Nelson Mandela
    Kadir Nelson, Katherine Tegen Books, 2013.


  1. Light in the Darkness: A Story about How Slaves Learned in Secret
    Lesa Cline-Ransome, illustrated by James E. Ransome, Jump At The Sun, 2013.


  1. With Books and Bricks: How Booker T. Washington Built a School
    Suzanne Slade, illustrated by Nicole Tadgell, Albert Whitman & Company, 2014.


  1. Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down
    Andrea Davis Pinkney, Brian Pinkney, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2010.





  1. The Wall
    Eve Bunting, illustrated by Ronald Himler, HMH Books for Young Readers; Reissue edition, 1992.


  1. Four Feet, Two Sandals
    Karen Lynn Williams, illustrated by Khadra Mohammed, Eerdmans, 2007.


  1. LUBA: The Angel of Bergen-Belsen
    Luba Tryszynska-Frederick, Michelle Roehm McCann & Ann Marshall, Tricycle Press, 2003.


  1. Rose Blanche
    Christophe Gallaz, illustrated by Roberto Innocenti, Creative Paperbacks, 2011.


  1. A Picture Book of Anne Frank
    David A. Adler, illustrated by Karen Ritz, Holiday House, 1993.


  1. The Harmonica
    Tony Johnston, illustrated by Ron Mazellan, Charlesbridge Publishing, 2008.


  1. The Butterfly
    Patricia Polacco, Puffin; Reprint edition, 2009.


  1. Hidden: A Child’s Story of the Holocaust
    Loic Dauvillier, Marc Lizano, illustrated by Greg Salsedo, 2012.


  1. The Whispering Town
    Jennifer Elvgren, illustrated by Fabio Santomauro, 2014.


  1. Erika’s Story
    Ruth Vander Zee, illustrated by Roberto Innocenti, 2013.


  1. Terrible Things: An Allegory of the Holocaust
    Eve Bunting, illustrated by Stephen Gammell, 1989.


  1. The Yellow Star: the Legend of King Christian X of Denmark
    Carmen Agra Deedy, illustrated by Henri Sorensen, Peachtree Publishers, 2000.


  1. The Wren and the Sparrow
    Patrick Lewis, illustrated by Yevgenia Nayberg, 2015.


  1. Nasreen’s Secret School: A True Story from Afghanistan
    Jeanette Winter, Beach Lane Books, 2009.


  1. The Bracelet
    Yoshiko Uchida, illustrated by Joanna Yardley, Puffin, 1996.


  1. Baseball Saved Us
    Ken Mochizuki, illustrated by Dom Lee, Lee & Low Books; Reprint edition, 1995.


  1. So Far from the Sea
    Eve Bunting, illustrated by Chris K. Soentpiet, Clarion Books, 1998.


  1. Fish for Jimmy: Inspired by One Family’s Experience in a Japanese American Internment Camp
    Katie Yamasaki, Holiday House, 2013.


  1. Red Kite, Blue Kite
    Ji-li Jiang, illustrated by Greg Ruth, Disney Presbs, 2013.


  1. Azzi in Between
    Sarah Garland, Frances Lincoln Children’s Books, 2015.


  1. Year of the Jungle
    Suzanne Collins, illustrated by James Proimos.


  1. Shooting at the Stars: The Christmas Truce of 1914
    John Hendrix, Harry N Abrams, 2014.





  1. Harry & Hopper
    Margaret Wild, illustrated by Freya Blackwood, Feiwel & Friends, 2011.


  1. The Tenth Good Thing About Barney
    Judith Viorst, illustrated by Erik Blegvad, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 1987.


  1. Badger’s Parting Gifts
    Susan Varley, HarperCollins; Reprint edition, 1992.


  1. Annie and the Old One
    Miska Miles, Peter Parnall, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 1985.


  1. The Heart and the Bottle
    Oliver Jeffers, HarperCollins, 2010.


  1. Michael Rosen’s Sad Book
    Michael Rosen, illustrated by Quentin Blake, Walker Books, 2005.


  1. The Purple Balloon
    Chris Raschka, Schwartz, illustrated by Wade Books, 2007.


  1. Where Do We Go When We Disappear?
    Isabel Minhos Martins, illustrated by Madalena Matoso, Tate, 2013.


  1. The Flat Rabbit
    Barthur Oskarsson, Owlkids, 2014.





  1. William’s Doll
    Charlotte Zolotow, illustrated by William Pene du Bois, Harpercollins Childrens Books, 1985.


  1. And Tango Makes Three
    Justin Richardson, Peter Parnell, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2005.


  1. Piggybook
    Anthony Browne, Walker Books, 1990.


  1. My Princess Boy
    Cheryl Kilodavis, illustrated by Suzanne DeSimone, Aladdin, 2010.


  1. Mary Walker Wears the Pants: The True Story of the Doctor, Reformer, and Civil War Hero
    Cheryl Harness, illustrated by Carlo Molinari, Albert Whitman & Company, 2013.


  1. In Our Mothers’ House
    Patricia Polacco, Philomel Books, 2009.


  1. A Tale of Two Daddies
    Vanita Oelschlager, illustrated by Kristin Blackwood, VanitaBooks, 2010.


  1. Ruby’s Wish
    Shirin Yim Bridges, illustrated by Sophie Blackall, Chronicle Books, 2002.


  1. Princess Smartypants
    Babette Cole, Puffin Books, 1997.


  1. Morris Micklewhite and the Tangerine Dress
    Christine Baldacchino, illustrated by Isabelle Malenfant, Groundwood Books, 2014.





  1. A Tree Is Nice
    Janice May Udry, illustrated by Marc Simont, HarperCollins, 1987.


  1. Me…Jane
    Patrick McDonnell, Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2011.


  1. Wangari’s Trees of Peace: A True Story from Africa
    Jeanette Winter, HMH Books for Young Readers, 2008.


  1. Crocodile’s Tears
    Alex Beard, Harry N. Abrams, 2012.


  1. The Tree Lady: The True Story of How One Tree-Loving Woman Changed a City Forever
    Joseph Hopkins, illustrated by Jill McElmurry, Beach Lane Books, 2013.


  1. The Dandelion Seed’s Big Dream
    Joseph Anthony, illustrated by Cris Arbo, Dawn Pubns, 2014.


  1. Harkness and the Panda
    Alicia Potter, illustrated by Melissa Sweet, Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2012.


  1. Rachel Carson and Her Book That Changed the World
    Laurie Lawlor, illustrated by Laura Beingessner, Holiday House, 2014.


  1. Little Dog, Lost
    Marion Dane Bauer, illustrated by Jennifer A. Bell, Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2013


  1. I Know a Bear
    Mariana Ruiz Johnson, Schwartz & Wade Books, 2014.
    (讀這本圖畫書時,讓我想到 Anthony Browne 的《動物園》,也許動物園的存在有其教育意義,但「囚禁」動物這件事,還是讓我感到悲傷……)
  2. My Grandfather’s Coat
    Jim Aylesworth, illustrated by Barbara McClintock, Scholastic Press, 2014.





  1. On a Beam of Light: A Story of Albert Einstein
    Jennifer Berne, illustrated by Vladimir Radunsky, Chronicle Books, 2013.


  1. It Jes’ Happened: When Bill Traylor Started to Draw
    Don Tate, illustrated by R. Gregory Christie, Lee & Low Books, 2012.


  1. Emily
    Michael Bedard, illustrated by Barbara Cooney, Dragonfly Books, 2002.


  1. She Loved Baseball: The Effa Manley Story
    Audrey Vernick, illustrated by Don Tate, Balzer + Bray, 2010.


  1. Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers’ Strike of 1909
    Michelle Markel, illustrated by Melissa Sweet, Balzer + Bray, 2013.


  1. Helen’s Big World: The Life of Helen Keller
    Doreen Rappaport, illustrated by Matt Tavares, Disney-Hyperion, 2012.


  1. Elizabeth Leads the Way: Elizabeth Cady Stanton and the Right to Vote
    Tanya Lee Stone, illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon, Square Fish, 2010.


  1. Who Says Women Can’t Be Doctors?: The Story of Elizabeth Blackwell
    Tanya Lee Stone, illustrated by Marjorie Priceman, Henry Holt and Co. (BYR), 2013.


  1. A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams
    Jen Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Sweet, Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2008.


  1. The Boy Who Loved Math: The Improbable Life of Paul Erdos
    Deborah Heiligman, illustrated by LeUyen Pham, Roaring Brook Press, 2013.


  1. A River of Words: The Story of William Carlos Williams
    Jen Bryant, illustrated by Melissa Sweet, Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2008.


  1. Monsieur Marceau: Actor without Words
    Leda Schubert, illustrated by Gerard DuBois, Flash Point, 2012


  1. Albie’s First Word: A Tale Inspired by Albert Einstein’s Childhood
    Jacqueline Tourville, illustrated by Wynne Evans, Schwartz & Wade Books, 2014.





  1. How Many Days to America?: A Thanksgiving Story
    Eve Bunting, illustrated by Beth Peck, HMH Books for Young Readers, 1990.


  1. Balloons over Broadway: The True Story of the Puppeteer of Macy’s Parade》Melissa Sweet, HMH Books for Young Readers, 2011.


  1. Thanksgiving Is for Giving Thanks!
    Margaret Sutherland, Sonja Lamut, Grosset & Dunlap, 2000.


  1. Thank You, World
    Alice McGinty, illustrated by Wendy Anderson Halperin, Dial, 2007.


  1. Sarah Gives Thanks: How Thanksgiving Became a National Holiday
    Mike Allegra, illustrated by David Gardner, Albert Whitman & Company, 2012.


  1. The Legend of the Candy Cane, Newly Illustrated Edition: The Inspirational Story of Our Favorite Christmas Candy
    Lori Walburg, illustrated by Richard Cowdrey, Zonderkidz, 2012.


  1. Tree of Cranes
    Allen Say, Sandpiper, 2009.


  1. Bringing In the New Year
    Grace Lin, Dragonfly Books, 2008.


  1. Thanking the Moon: Celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival
    Grace Lin, Knopf Books for Young Readers, 2010.


  1. D Is for Dragon Dance
    Ying Chang Compestine, illustrated by Yongsheng Xuan, Scholastic, 2006.


  1. Not Very Scary
    Carol Brendler, illustrated by Greg Pizzoli, Farrar Straus & Giroux, 2014.


  1. No Such Thing
    Ella Bailey, Flying Eye Books, 2014.