Wednesday, January 07, 2015

Wednesdays with The Subversive Children's Book Club: Poverty And Helping Others

Today the Subversive Children's Book Club is focused on books about poverty,  as well as  books about reaching out and helping others, even in small ways.  Enjoy!


Primary and Lower Elementary:


  • Faith The Cow by Susan Bame Hoover
  • A Chair for My Mother by Vera B. Williams
  • Uncle Willie and The Soup Kitchen by Dyanne DiSalvo-Ryan
  • Beatrice’s Goat by Page McBrier
  • Tight Times by Barbara Shook Hazen


Upper Elementary and Teens:

  • Daphne’s Book by Mary Downing Hahn
  • Monkey Island by Paula Fox
  • Make Lemonade by Virginia Euwer Wolff 
  • Tyrell by Coe Booth
  • Junebug by Alice Mead.




2 comments:

Andrea said...

Once again, you present a list of books I've never heard of...must remember to bring it with me to the library!

Plain and Joyful Living said...

Thank you so much for sharing these!