Juvenile Fiction, Girls & Women
Gimme a Break!
by Chanda Minor Brigance
Chan is a caregiver, which means she takes care of people who cannot take care of themselves. It’s a special and important job, but it can be tiring, so Chan is careful to take a break when she needs one. Presented for children, Gimme a Break! ...
My Mother Made a Quilt
by Deborah Zabloski
A life is made of everyday moments as well as significant events. Each of these moments is like a piece of a quilt, stitched together to make a beautiful whole. In this story, a mother collects pieces of fabric from the clothes her daughter wears ...
Adventures of Alura the Sleuth
by Hyacintha Lord
Twelve-year-old Alura the sleuth is always on the case. With her sleuthing notebook in hand, Alura is constantly scribbling down notes about her many investigations. With her best friend, Kim, by her side, Alura plans to become a detective one ...
Princesses Can Be WHAT?
by Cat White
Is a princess more than just a girl in a fancy dress? Nora can’t wait to grow up and become a princess. She wants to dance to beautiful music, light up every room she enters, frolic with her animal friends, and protect her kingdom. One night at ...
The Lollipop in My Pocket
by Lavonne Drake
Why is it that young children lick railings and shopping cart handles, or devour the candy just discovered in the crack of the carseat? Children can be gross! It's a known fact that children are captivated by all things gross! Set in rhyme, The ...
I Am Brilliant... And I Know It
Helping the Early Reader Embrace Their Greatness by Sophie Lazarou and Suzanne Scotland
Sophie Lazarou is the author of the best-selling books: Beautiful Brilliant and Brave, and I am Beautiful…and I Know it. Her first book was the inspiration for this children’s trilogy series that serves as a tool to initiate important conversations, ...
Princesses Don't Wear THAT!
by Cat White
Princess Nora loves to wear beautiful dresses and dislikes wearing anything else, no matter the weather! Through autumn, winter, spring, and summer, Nora’s mom shows her that princesses have more fun when they wear the right clothes for the right ...
The Dragon's Tears
by Joan M. Miller
Fourteen-year-old Jessica Graves is stuck spending the summer in the countryside with her eccentric Aunt Esmeralda. Feeling abandoned by her parents, Jessica expects the time to drag with no friends and nothing to do. But when her aunt encourages ...
Come See Me in My Dreams
by Stephanie Grayson
Come See Me in My Dreams explores the treasured relationship between a grandmother and her granddaughter. A generational story of motherhood told through verse, Come See Me In My Dreams shares the beauty and pain of loss to foster open conversation ...
The Outlaw Amy Joan
by Matt Fournier
When Amy won’t relax around the campfire, she’s sent to her room to calm down. But Amy doesn’t stay put for long. Deciding she doesn’t need her family anymore, Amy adopts the life of a fearless outlaw and sets off to take revenge. Before she knows ...