2020 Weber Reads: Telling Our Stories, Children

Show All
A Christmas Memory
Artist/Author/Cast:
Capote, Truman; Peck, Beth (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Capote
Description:
Dead End in Norvelt
Artist/Author/Cast:
Gantos, Jack
Call Number:
JF Gantos
Description:

Melding the entirely true and the wildly fictional, Dead End in Norvelt is a novel about an incredible two months for a kid named Jack Gantos, whose plans for vacation excitement are shot down when he is "grounded for life" by his feuding parents, and whose nose spews bad blood at every little shock he gets.

El Deafo
Artist/Author/Cast:
Bell, Cece; Lasky, David (Illustrator)
Call Number:
GN J362.42092 B4333e 2014
Description:
Free Lunch
Artist/Author/Cast:
Ogle, Rex
Call Number:
J362.7092 O3513f
Description:
Grandfather's Journey
Artist/Author/Cast:
Say, Allen (Author, Illustrator); Bunting, Eve
Call Number:
JP Say
Description:
Grandma's Gift
Artist/Author/Cast:
Velasquez, Eric (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Velasquez
Description:
The Green Dog
Artist/Author/Cast:
Staples, Suzanne Fisher
Call Number:
JF Staples
Description:
Homesick: My Own Story
Artist/Author/Cast:
Fritz, Jean; Tomes, Margot (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Fritz
Description:

The beloved children's author tells the story of her childhood in China in the 1920's.

How to Die of Embarrassment Every Day: A True Story
Artist/Author/Cast:
Hodgman, Ann (Author, Photographer)
Call Number:
J818.5409 H6898h
Description:
How to Write Your Life Story
Artist/Author/Cast:
Fletcher, Ralph; Nagy, Ian (Illustrator)
Call Number:
J808.06692 F6145h
Description:
Inside Out & Back Again
Artist/Author/Cast:
Lai, Thanhha
Call Number:
JF Lai
Description:

For all the ten years of her life, Ha has only known Saigon: the thrills of its markets, the joy of its traditions, the warmth of her friends close by . . . and the beauty of her very own papaya tree. But now the Vietnam War has reached her home.

The Long Winter
Artist/Author/Cast:
Wilder, Laura Ingalls; Williams, Garth (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JF Wilder
Description:
Sing a Song of Tuna Fish
Artist/Author/Cast:
Codell, Esmé Raji
Call Number:
J813.54 C6696s
Description:
Someone Like Me
Artist/Author/Cast:
MacLachlan, Patricia
Call Number:
JP MacLachlan
Description:
Thank You, Mr. Falker
Artist/Author/Cast:
Polacco, Patricia
Call Number:
JP Polacco
Description:
The Trees of the Dancing Goats
Artist/Author/Cast:
Polacco, Patricia (Author, Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Polacco
Description:
The Year of the Dog
Artist/Author/Cast:
Lin, Grace
Call Number:
JF Lin
Description:

Frustrated at her seeming lack of talent for anything, a young Taiwanese American girl sets out to apply the lessons of the Chinese Year of the Dog, those of making best friends and finding oneself, to her own life.

Year of the Jungle
Artist/Author/Cast:
Collins, Suzanne; Proimos, James (Illustrator)
Call Number:
JP Collins
Description: