LEARN – Courage


Learn together about this month’s trait, which is aligned with your child’s school PACE character education program.

Explore this month’s character trait through these books available from the Spokane County Library District:

Displaying integrity in spite of obstacles and challenges

Get Me Out of This Book!: Rules and Tools for Being Brave / Kalli Dakos
Gittel’s Journey: an Ellis Island Story / Lesléa Newman
I am Courage: a Book of Resilience / Susan Verde
A Little Bit Brave / Nicola Kinnear
Paolo, Emperor of Rome / Mac Barnett
Ten Beautiful Things / Molly Beth Griffin

Bearnard’s Book / Deborah Underwood
A Little Bit Brave / Nicola Kinnear
When you are brave / Pat Zietlow Miller

The Ballad of Tubs Marshfield / Cara Hoffman
Bo the Brave / Rebecca Elliott
Braver: A Wombat’s Tale / Suzanne Selfors
Bump / Matt Wallace
Garlic & the vampire / Bree Paulsen
The Hero Next Door / Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich (editor)
The One and Only Bob / Katherine Applegate
Sydney & Taylor Explore the Whole Wide World / Jacqueline Davies

Middle School
Don’t Judge Me / Lisa Schroeder
Finding Junie Kim / Ellen Oh
Ikenga / Nnedi Okorafor
The Lonely Heart of Maybelle Lane / Kate O’Shaughnessy
Momentous Events in the Life of a Cactus / Dusti Bowling
Spindlefish and Stars / Christiane M. Andrews
Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky / Kwame Mbalia
War Stories / Gordon Korman
Wink: Surviving Middle School with One Eye Open / Rob Harrell

High School
Be Not Far from Me / Mindy McGinniss
Cemetery Boys / Aiden Thomas
The Enigma Game / Elizabeth Wein
The Hero Handbook / Matt Langdon
A Song Below Water / Bethany C. Morrow


This list is provided by Spokane County Library District librarians. Author and book suggestions do not necessarily constitute an endorsement by PACE of the author, the entire book content or inherent concepts, or any related organizations or individuals.