Contemporary Realistic Fiction for Early Elementary: Grades K-3

Subject Author Title Call number Year
Adoption Galindo, Renata My New Mom and Me

E G158my

2016
Adoption Lambert, Megan Real Sisters Pretend

E L222re

2016
Adoption Lopez, Susanna Best Family in the World

E L8639be

2010
Adoption Pettitt, Linda Yafi's Family: an Ethiopian Boy's Journey of Love, Loss, and Adoption

E P511ya

2010
Williams, Vera Home at Last

E W7275ho

2016
Anxiety Disorders Sanchez, Victoria Pilar's Worries

E S211pi

2018
Bullying Bateman, Teresa Bully Blocker's Club

E B3288bu

2004
Bullying Button, Lana Willow Finds a Way

E B989wi

2013
Bullying Phi, Bao My Footprints

E P543my

2019
Testa, Nicole Lili Macaroni

E T3423Li

2019
Death/Grief Agell, Charlotte Maybe Tomorrow?

E A2654ma

2019
Death/Grief Bagley, Jessixa Boats for Papa

E B146bo

2015
Death/Grief Becker, Aaron A Stone for Sascha

E B395st

2018
Death/Grief Davis, Nicola The Pond

E D2565po

2017
Death/Grief Dekko, Espen Paws and Edward

E D3284pa

2019
Death/Grief Dufft, Sanne Paula Knows What to Do

E D8576pa

2019
Death/Grief Fang, Suzhen Grandma Lives in a Perfume Village

E F2116gr

2015
Death/Grief Higginbotham, Anastasia Death is Stupid

155.937 H635de

2016
Death/Grief James, Matt The Funeral

E J28fu

2018
Death/Grief Londner, Renee Stones for Grandpa

E L8468st

2013
Death/Grief Lunde, Stein My Father's Arms are a Boat

E L962my

2012
Death/Grief Maier, Inger Ben's Flying Flowers

E M217be

2012
Death/Grief Manivannan, Sharanya The Ammuchi Puchi

E M278am

2016
Death/Grief Seeger, Laura Vaccaro Blue

E S4512bL

2018
Death/Grief Smith, Heather The Phone Booth in Mr. Hirota's Garden

E S649ph

2019
Xiaojing, Jin I Miss My Grandpa

E J616ia

2019
Depression Kim, Young-Ah Some Days are Lonely

158.2 K498so

2013
Quest, Stacy Sad Sam and the Magic Cookies

E Q5sa

2006
Disasters Ohi, Ruth Kenta and the Big Wave

E O37ke

2013
Divorce Bernhard, Durga To and Fro, Fast and Slow

E B5269to

2001
Divorce Daly, Cathleen Emily's Blue Period

E D153em

2014
Divorce De Smet, Marian I Have Two Homes

E S638ia

2008
Divorce Levins, Sandra Was It the Chocolate Pudding?

306.89 L665wa

2006
Divorce Smith, Tamara Ellis Here and There

E S662he

2019
Divorce Stanton, Karen Monday, Wednesday, and Every Other Weekend

E S792mo

2014
Divorce Urban, Linda Weekends with Max and His Dad

Fic U727we

2016
Walsh, Melanie Living With Mom and Living With Dad

E W226Li

2012
Environmental Protection McPhail, David The Family Tree

E M172fam

2012
Family Adelman, Hallee My Quiet Ship

E A2295my

2018
Family Buitrago, Jairo On the Other Side of the Garden

E B932ot

2018
Family Harris, Robie Who's in My Family?: All About Our Families

E H315who

2012
Family Hohn, Nadia Malaika's Costume

E H7193ma

2016
Woodson, Jacqueline Pecan Pie Baby

E W8985pe

2010
Friendship de Seve, Randall Zola's Elephant

E D452zo

2018
Friendship DiCamillo, Kate Bink & Gollie

Fic D545bi

2011
Friendship Doerrfeld, Cori The Rabbit Listened

E D652ra

2018
Friendship Draper, Sharon Sassy: The Dazzle Disaster Dinner Party

Fic D7663sasd

2010
Friendship Lagercrantz, Rose My Happy Life

Fic L174my

2013
Friendship Ludwig, Trudy The Invisible Boy

E L948in

2013
Friendship Maturana, Andrea Life Without Nico

E M445Li

2016
Friendship Scotto, Thomas Jerome By Heart

E S4314je

2019
Snyder, Laurel The Forever Garden

E S6753fo

2017
Illness-Cancer Fead, Beverlye H Nana, What's Cancer?

616.994 F288na

2010
Illness-Cancer Polacco, Patricia The Lemonade Club

Fic P76Le

2007
Illness-Cancer Sliwerski, Jessica Reid Cancer Hates Kisses

362.19 S633ca

2017
Tinkham, Kelly Hair for Mama

Fic T5892ha

2007
Moving Arnaldo, Monica Arto's Big Move

E A7625ar

2014
Moving Bagley, Jessixa Before I Leave

E B146be

2016
Moving Bunting, Eve Yard Sale

E B9427ya

2015
Moving Croza, Laurel From There to Here

E C9545fr

2014
Moving Croza, Laurel I Know Here

E C9545ia

2010
Moving de Regil, Tania A New Home

E D4298ne

2019
Moving Doerrfeld, Cori Goodbye, Friend! Hello, Friend!

E D652go

2019
Moving Ellis, Sarah Ben Says Goodbye

E E473be

2016
Moving Fleming, Anne The Goat

Fic F5973go

2017
Moving Galbraith, Bree Milo and Georgie

E G1479mi

2017
Moving Juster, Norton Neville

E J964ne

2011
Moving Ledyard, Stephanie Parsley Home is a Window

E L476ho

2019
Moving Stead, Philip Lenny & Lucy

E S799Le

2015
Walker, Anna Florette

E W177fL

2018
Pets Hest, Amy Charley's First Night

E H588ch

2012
Ziefert, Harriet Lucy Rescued

E Z65Lu

2012
Poverty Baccelliere, Anna I Like, I Don't Like

E B1168iL

2017
Poverty Campbell, Marcy Adrian Simcox Does Not Have a Horse

E C189ad

2018
Poverty McKissack, Patricia C. What is Given From the Heart

E M158wh

2019
Poverty Poulin, Andree Pablo Finds a Treasure

E P874pa

2016
Sturgis, Brenda Reeves Still a Family

E R3324st

2017
Race Relations Celano, Marianne Something Happened in Our Town

E C392so

2018
Runaways Cadow, Kenneth Alfie Runs Away

E C125al

2010
Downes, Patrick Come Home, Angus

E D7482co

2016
School Ehrlich, Nikki Twindergarten

E E339tw

2017
School Henkes, Kevin The Year of Billy Miller

Fic H5133ye

2014
School Kline, Suzy Horrible Harry series

Fic K654hoc

2008-
School Silvestro, Annie Butterflies on the First Day of School

E S5874bu

2019
Vernick, Audrey First Grade Dropout

E V536fi

2015
Single Parent Families Buitrago, Jairo Walk With Me

E B932wa

2017
Single Parent Families Courgeon, Remi Feather

E C859fe

2017
Single Parent Families Davies, Benji The Storm Whale

E D255st

2014
Sher, Emil Away

E S551aw

2017
Sports Kicks, Betty Goof-Off Goalie

Fic H6299go

2008
Sis, Peter Madlenka Soccer Star

E S622mac

2010
Trauma Holmes, Margaret A Terrible Thing Happened

E H7518te

2000
Twins DePaola, Tomi Boss for a Day

E D419bo

2010
Ehrlich, Nikki Twindergarten

E E339tw

2017