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Stories to everyone can be inspirational and life changing or just plan FUN!  A simple story can touch a child's heart and motivate their actions for the better.


For that reason, I would like to share with you my favorites......

(If you have any to share please send me an email, I'm always looking for great ones to add to my collection.)



The Recess Queen by Alexis O'Neil
Enemy Pie by Derek Munson
Dont' Squeal unless its a Big Deal by Jeanie Ransom
The Pout-pout Fish by Deborah Diesen
If Everybody Did by Jo-Ann Stover
A Bad Case of Stripes by David Shannon
How Full is Your Bucket? by Tom Rath or Carol McCloud 
Arthur's April Fool, by Marc Brown

Blubber, by Judy Blume

The Berenstain Bears and the Bully, by Stan Berenstain

Dealing With Bullying, by Marianne Johnston

Amelia Takes Command, by Marisa Moss

Bullies are a Pain in the Brain, by Trevor Romain

Thank You, Mr. Falkner, by Patriccia Polacco

Cockroach Cooties, by Laurence Yep

Jake Drake, Bully Buster, by Andrew Clements

Secret Friends, by Elizabeth Laird

The Juice Box Bully: Empowering Kids to Stand Up For Others by Bob Sornson, Maria Dismondy and Kim Shaw


Jessica's Box by Peter Carnavas

Julia Cook is a wonderful author that helps kids understand themselves better.

Making Friends Is an Art!

The Worst Day of My Life Ever! (Best Me I Can Be)

I Just Don't Like the Sound of No! My Story About Accepting No for an Answer and Disagreeing the Right Way! (Best Me I Can Be)

My Mouth Is a Volcano!

Wilma Jean the Worry Machine

Personal Space Camp

A Bad Case of Tattle Tongue

It's Hard To Be a Verb!

Bully B.E.A.N.S.

Don't Be Afraid to Drop


Trudy Ludwig is another great author for kids, best for older children.

Confessions of a Former Bully

Just Kidding

Better Than You

My Secret Bully

Too Perfect


Another fun author is  Mo Willems for the younger readers.

Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus!

We Are in a Book! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

Should I Share My Ice Cream? (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

The Pigeon Has Feelings, Too!

Can I Play Too? (An Elephant and Piggie Book)

Leonardo, the Terrible Monster (Ala Notable Children's Books. Younger Readers (Awards)

I Am Invited to a Party! (An Elephant and Piggie Book)




Fun Books by Jamie Lee Curtis and Laura Cornell

Today I Feel Silly: And Other Moods That Make My Day

It's Hard to Be Five: Learning How to Work My Control Panel

I'm Gonna Like Me: Letting Off a Little Self-Esteem

Is There Really a Human Race?

Where Do Balloons Go? An Uplifting Mystery

My Brave Year of Firsts: Tries, Sighs, and High Fives