Good Character Reading – Respect

Thank you to the Spokane County Library for providing the following books for this month’s book list.

September – Respect: Recognizing, considering, and properly honoring the worth of one’s self and others.


Just Ask! Be Different, Be Brave, Be You / Sonia Sotomayor, illustrated by Rafael Lopez (2019)
Yasmin the Friend / Saadia Faruqi, illustrated by Hatem Aly (2020)
Come Sit With Me: Making Friends on the Buddy Bench / Tina Gallo, illustrated by Luke Séquin-Magee (2019)
Rocket Out of the Park / Andrea Cascardi, illustrated by The Jim Henson Company (2019)

Read aloud:
A kid is a kid is a kid / Sarah O’Leary (2021)
What happened to you? James Catchpole (2021)

Grades 3-5
Jake the fake goes for laughs / Craig Robinson, Adam Mansbach ; art by Keith Knight
The friendship war / Andrew Clements (2019)
Meena meets her match / by Karla Manternach ; illustrated by Rayner Alencar. (2019)
Act / by Kayla Miller. (2020)

Middle School
Black brother, black brother / Jewell Parker Rhodes.(2020)
The Class / Frances O’Roark Dowell. (2019)
Count me in : a novel / by Varsha Bajaj. (2019)
Don’t Judge Me / Lisa Schroeder (2021)
Maybe he just likes you / Barbara Dee (2019)
The New Kid / Jerry Craft (2019)
Unteachables/ Gordon Korman  (2019)

High School
Enduring freedom / Jawad Arash and Trent Reedy (2021)
How to build a heart / Maria Padian (2020)
Rules for being a girl / Candace Bushnell and Katie Cotugno (2020)
Superman: Dawnbreaker / Matt de la Pena (2019)
What I carry/ Jennifer Longo (2020)