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Juvenile Fiction - Social Themes - Bullying
Flight of the Puffin Cover
Author: Ann Braden
Release Date: May 04, 2021
The author of The Benefits of Being an Octopus delivers a stirring novel in which one small act of kindness ripples out to connect four kids in need of support.Libby comes from a long line of bullies. To cope, she leaves motivational postcards around...
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Author: Lisa Fipps | Narrator: Jenna Lamia
Release Date: March 09, 2021
Ellie is tired of being fat-shamed and does something about it in this poignant debut novel-in-verse.Ever since Ellie wore a whale swimsuit and made a big splash at her fifth birthday party, she's been bullied about her weight. To cope, she tries to ...
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Author: Alan Silberberg | Narrator: Sara Kapner
Release Date: March 02, 2021
From the creator of Meet the Latkes comes the zaniest retelling of the Passover story starring an earnest matzah and his bready friends!What makes this Passover different from all other Passovers?Meet Alfie Koman. He's a matzah who really likes to hi...
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Author: Zanib Mian | Narrator: Waleed Akhtar
Release Date: February 04, 2020
An exciting #OwnVoices middle-grade debut starring a Muslim boy with a huge imagination. An NPR Best Book of the Year.Welcome to the imaginative brain of Omar!Omar and his family have just moved, and he is NOT excited about starting at a new school. ...
Author: Barbara Dee | Narrator: Emily Rankin
Release Date: February 04, 2020
Barbara Dee explores the subject of #MeToo for the middle grade audience in this heart-wrenching--and ultimately uplifting--novel about experiencing harassment and unwanted attention from classmates.For seventh-grader Mila, it starts with some boys g...
Author: Mike Johnston | Narrator: Shannon McKain
Release Date: January 28, 2020
Despicable Me meets Diary of a Wimpy Kid in this hilarious middle grade adventure that follows a hapless warlock-in-training as he struggles to live up to his great and terrible destiny.Meet Wick. He's the son of the Dark Lord, heir to...
Author: Lindsey Stoddard | Narrator: Cassandra Morris
Release Date: May 14, 2019
Family is family, no matter what it looks like. Readers will cheer for this pitch-perfect story, just right for fans of such books as The Great Gilly Hopkins and Fish in a Tree.For as long as Robinson Hart can remember, it's just been her and Grandpa...
Author: Nancy Carlson | Narrator: Khristine Hvam
Release Date: May 29, 2018
Able-bodied Arnie teases Philip—a new student at his school who uses a wheelchair. However, after Arnie injures himself while making fun of Philip, he begins to understand what it means to be compassionate and welcoming.
Author: Mike Lupica | Narrator: Danny Gerard
Release Date: April 03, 2018
The sequel to the #1 New York Times bestseller Travel Team!When you're the smallest kid playing a big man's game, the challenges never stop—especially when your name is Danny Walker. Leading your travel team to the national championship may see...
Author: Barthe DeClements | Narrator: Lauren Davis
Release Date: February 13, 2018
A fifth grade class, repelled by the overweight new student who has serious home problems, finally learns to accept her.
Author: Patricia Polacco | Narrator: Lauren Davis
Release Date: October 10, 2017
The real-life, classic story of a dyslexic girl and the teacher who would not let her fail. A perfect gift for teachers and for students of any age.Patricia Polacco is now one of America's most loved children's book creators, but once upon a time, sh...
Author: Andrew Clements | Narrator: Christopher Gebauer
Release Date: August 01, 2017
The beloved New York Times bestselling author of the modern classic Frindle celebrates books and the joy of reading with a new school story to love!   Sixth grader Alec can’t put a good book down.   So when Principal Vance lays down t...