fiction picture books and lower level/middle grade chapter books which portray books, libraries, librarians, reading, and/or writing

Cam Jansen and the Secret Service Mystery by David A. Adler
Young Cam Jansen and the Library Mystery by David A. Adler
Excuse Me, I'm Trying to Read! by Mary Jo Amani
Who Stole the Wizard of Oz? by Avi
The Case of the Case of Mistaken Identity by Mac Barnett
Nothing Ever Happens at the South Pole by Stan Berenstain
Calvin Can't Fly: The Story of a Bookworm Birdie by Jennifer Berne
The Lonely Book by Kate Bernheimer
The Best Book to Read by Debbie Bertram
In Control, Ms. Wiz? by Terence Blacker
Wolf! by Becky Bloom
Ron's Big Mission by Rose Blue
The Day Eddie Met the Author by Louise Bordon
Miss Brooks Loves Books! (And I Don't) by Barbara Bottner
More Than Anything Else by Marie Bradby
Justine McKeen: Pooper Scooper by Sigmund Brouwer
D.W.'s Library Card by Marc Tolon Brown
Waiting for the Biblioburro by Monica Brown
Book! Book! Book! by Deborah Bruss
Our Library by Eve Bunting
Read All About It! by Laura L. Bush
The Case of the Library Monster by Dori Hillestad Butler
But I Read it on the Internet!: A Mrs. Skorpuski Story by Toni Buzzeo
Fire Up With Reading! by Toni Buzzeo
The Great Dewey Hunt by Toni Buzzeo
Inside Books: Readers and Libraries Around the World by Toni Buzzeo
No T. Rex in the Library by Toni Buzzeo
Our Librarian Won't Tell Us Anything by Toni Buzzeo
Penelope Popper, Book Doctor by Toni Buzzeo
Biscuit Loves the Library by Alyssa Satin Capucilli
Never Let a Ghost Borrow Your Library Book: Book Care Guidelines From the Library Secret Service by Karen Casale
The Day Dirk Yeller Came to Town by Mary Casanova
Will You Read to Me? by Denys Cazet
Too Much Noise in the Library by Susan Margaret Chapman
Taming Horrible Harry by Lili Chartrand
But Excuse Me That is my Book by Lauren Child
Five Little Monkeys Reading in Bed by Eileen Christelow
The Bookstore Mouse by Peggy Christian
Emily's Runaway Imagination by Beverly Cleary
Otto the Book Bear by Katie Cleminson
Victricia Malicia: Book-loving Buccaneer by Carrie Clickard
Help! I'm a Prisoner in the Library by Eth Clifford
Find the Magic by Lee Cohen
The Book Boat's In by Cynthia Cotten
Maisy Goes to the Library by Lucy Cousins
Henry & the Buccaneer Bunnies by Carolyn Crimi
Henry & the Crazed Chicken Pirates by Carolyn Crimi
Dirk Bones and the Mystery of the Missing Books by Doug Cushman
Our Principal Promised to Kiss a Pig by Kalli Dakos
Librarian's Night Before Christmas by David Davis
There's a Dragon in the Library by Dianne De las Casas
The Library Dragon by Carmen Agra Deedy
Return of the Library Dragon by Carmen Agra Deedy
Alfred Zector, Book Collector by Kelly S. DiPucchio
The Snatchabook by Helen Docherty
Charlie Cook's Favorite Book by Julia Donaldson
Library Cat--The True Story of Dewey by Roberta Edwards
Monster Boy at the Library by Carl Emerson
The Library Gingerbread Man by Dotti Enderle
Stella Louella's Runaway Book by Lisa Campbell Ernst
Seagulls Don't Eat Pickles by Erica Farber
Miss Malarkey Leaves No Reader Behind by Judy Finchler
Read to Tiger by S. J. Fore
Olivia Goes to the Library by Lauren Forte
Isabella, Star of the Story by Jennifer Fosberry
The Pirates of Plagiarism by Kathleen Fox
I.Q. Goes to the Library by Mary Ann Fraser
The Story of Fish & Snail by Deborah Freedman
Quiet! There's a Canary in the Library by Don Freeman
Miss Smith and the Haunted Library by Michael Garland
Miss Smith Reads Again! by Michael Garland
Miss Smith's Incredible Storybook by Michael Garland
Pickle Puss by Patricia Reilly Giff
The Wonderful Book by Leonid Gore
Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein
Can I Bring Woolly to the Library, Ms. Reeder? by Lois G. Grambling
Again! by Emily Gravette
Wolves by Emily Gravett
No Pirates Allowed! Said Library Lou by Rhonda Gowler Greene
Rufus Goes to School by Kim T. Griswell
Mrs. Roopy is Loopy! by Dan Gutman
Janey and the Famous Author by Mary Downing Hahn
Noisy Books by Paul Harrison
A Story for Bear by Dennis Haseley
The Tickety Tale Teller by Maureen Haselhurst
Four Friends Together by Sue Heap
The Gentleman Bug by Julian Hector
Mystery of the Bewitched Bookmobile by Florence Parry Heide
Corduroy Goes to the Library by Barbara G. Hennessy
That Book Woman by Heather Henson
The Reader by Amy Hest
Stuart at the Library by Susan Hill
Dear Dragon Goes to the Library by Margaret Hillert
Rocket Learned to Read by Tad Hills
Goldie Socks and the Three Libearians by Jackie Hopkins
Joe Bright and the Seven Genre Dudes by Jackie Hopkins
The Shelf Elf by Jackie Hopkins
The Shelf Elf Helps Out by Jackie Hopkins
Miss Dorothy and Her Bookmobile by Gloria Houston
Check it Out!: Reading, Finding, Helping by Patricia Hubbell
Franklin's Library Book by Sharon Jennings
Franklin's Reading Club by Sharon Jennings
I Love My Little Storybook by Anita Jeram
Lottie Paris and the Best Place by Angela Johnson
Reading With Dad by Richard Jorgensen
The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore by William Joyce
The Spotted Dog Last Seen by Jessica Scott Kerrin
I Took My Frog to the Library by Eric A. Kimmel
Lumber Camp Library by Natalie Kinsey-Warnock
Library Mouse by Daniel Kirk
Library Mouse: A Friend's Tale by Daniel Kirk
Library Mouse: Home Sweet Home by Daniel Kirk
Library Mouse: A World to Explore by Daniel Kirk
Max Goes to the Library by Adria F. Klein
Tia Tape Measure by Adria F. Klein
Leila at the Library and the Letter L by Cynthia Fritterer Klingel
I Know a Librarian Who Chewed On a Word by Laurie Lazzaro Knowlton
Library Lion by Michelle Knudsen
The Case of the Shifting Stacks by Robin Michal Koontz
Arthur and the Poetry Contest by Stephen Krensky
Arthur and the Scare-Your-Pants-Off Club by Stephen Krensky
Locked in the Library! by Stephen Krensky
Meg Mackintosh and the Mystery in the Locked Library by Lucinda Landon
Spiders on the Case by Kathryn Lasky
Clara and the Bookwagon by Nancy Smiler Levinson
Bats at the Library by Brian Lies
The Flower by John Light
Punished! by David Lubar
Life of a Library Book by Marlene Luckadoo
The Saturday Escape by Daniel J. Mahoney
Finding Lincoln by Ann Malaspina
When the Library Lights Go Out by Megan McDonald
Stink and the Midnight Zombie Walk by Megan McDonald
Winston the Book Wolf by Marni McGee
Edward and the Pirates by David McPhail
Lola at the Library by Anna McQuinn
Lola Loves Stories by Anna McQuinn
Lola Reads to Leo by Anna McQuinn
Shark in the Library! by Cari Meister
Tiny Goes to the Library by Cari Meister
The Wonderful Things About Hiccups by Cece Meng
We're Going on a Book Hunt by Pat Miller
Richard Wright and the Library Card by William Miller
Kelsey Green, Reading Queen by Claudia Mills
Happy 100th Day! by Susan Milord
My First-- by Eva Montanari
Tomas and the Library Lady by Pat Mora
Matthew and the Midnight Pirates by Allen Morgan
I Believe in Unicorns by Michael Morpurgo
The Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians by Carla Morris
The Library Pages by Carlene Morton
Do Not Open This Book by Michaela Munteana
The Book With No Pictures by B. J. Novak
Beatrice Doesn't Want to by Laura Joffe Numeroff
The Jellybeans and the Big Book Bonanza by Laura Joffe Numeroff
Amelia Bedelia, Bookworm by Herman Parish
Amelia Bedelia's First Library Card by Herman Parish
The Fox in the Library by Lorenz Pauli
The Ghost of Dr. Mold by Roberto Pavanello
I Can Do It All by Mary Pearson
Bears on the Brain by Lucille Recht Penner
My Full Moon is Square by Elinor J. Pinczes
Aunt Chip and the Great Triple Creek Dam Affair by Patricia Polacco
The Bee Tree by Patricia Polacco
Molly at the Library by Ruth Radlauer
Library Bear by Bob Reese
The Big Purple Wonderbook by Enid Richemont
The Absent Author by Ron Roy
Annie and Snowball and the Book Bugs Club by Cynthia Ryland
Alcatraz versus the Evil Librarians by Brandon Sanderson
Max and Zoe at the Library by Shelley Swanson Sateren
Read it, Don't Eat it! by Ian Schoenherr
Summer Reading is Killing Me! by Jon Scieszka
Nate the Great and the Hungry Book Club by Marjorie Weinman Sharmat
Dinosaur vs. the Library by Bob Shea
Tiger in my Soup by Kashmira Sheth
Library Lily by Gillian Shields
Goodnight Baby Bear by Michael Shoulders
Born to Read by Judy Sierra
Mind Your Manners, B.B. Wolf by Judy Sierra
Wild About Books by Judy Sierra
Say Daddy! by Michael Shoulders
Battle of the Books by David Michael Slater
Kevin Goes to the Library by Liesbet Slegers
It's a Book by Lane Smith
The Hard-times Jar by Ethel Footman Smothers
The Best Story by Eileen Spinelli
The Library Card by Jerry Spinelli
How an E-Book Works by Amanda St. John
How a Library Works by Amanda St. John
How to Check Out a Book by Amanda St. John
How to Find a Book by Amanda St. John
How to Find Information Online by Amanda St. John
How to Treat a Book by Amanda St. John
Look! A Book! by Bob Staake
Beverly Billingsly Borrows a Book by Alexander Stadler
The Library by Sarah Stewart
It's Library Day by Janet Morgan Stoeke
The Monster at the End of This Book by Jon Stone
"L" is for Library by Sonya Terry
The Librarian From the Black Lagoon by Mike Thaler
Curious George, Librarian for a Day by Julie Tibbott
Poindexter Makes a Friend by Mike Twohy
Rachel's Library by Richard Ungar
Claim to Fame by Nancy K. Wallace
The Haunted Sleepover by Nancy K. Wallace
Movie Mishaps by Nancy K. Wallace
The Mystery of the Golden Key by Nancy K. Wallace
Out to Lunch by Nancy K. Wallace
Presumed Missing by Nancy K. Wallace
The Deserted Library Mystery by Gertrude Chandler Warner
Have I Got a Book For You! by Melanie Watt
The Library Ghost by Carole Boston Weatherford
Catfish Kate and the Sweet Swamp Band by Sarah Weeks
Yoko Learns to Read by Rosemary Wells
Curious George Visits the Library by Martha Weston
We are in a Book! by Mo Willems
Delilah D. at the Library by Jeanne Willis
Dog Loves Books by Louise Yates
Dog Loves Counting by Louise Yates
The Little Red Fish by Tae-Eun Yoo


Librarians in Our Community by Michelle Ames
Down Cut Shin Creek: The Packhorse Librarians of Kentucky by Kathi Appelt
Let's Meet a Librarian by Gina Bellisario
The Library by Aaron Carr
Meet My Neighbor, the Librarian by Marc Crabtree
The Inside-Outside Book of Libraries by Julie Cummins
Librarians by Jacqueline Laks Gorman
Meet the Librarian by Joyce Jeffries
My First Trip to the Library by Katie Kawa
Librarians at Work by Karen Latchana Kenney
Librarian on the Roof!: A True Story by M. G. King
Lunch Lady and the League of Librarians by Jarrett Krosoczka
Laura Bush by Sally Lee
I Want to Be a Librarian by Daniel Liebman
Working at the Library by Katie Marsico
Librarians by Cari Meister
A Day in the Life of a Librarian by Judy Monroe
Librarians by Julie Murray
Books for Children of the World: The Story of Jella Lepman by Sydelle Pearl
Explore the Library by Janet Piehl
Miss Moore Thought Otherwise: How Anne Carroll Moore Created Libraries for Children by Jan Pinborough
Librarians Help by Dee Ready
Hands Around the Library: Protecting Egypt's Treasured Books by Susan L. Roth
My Librarian is a Camel: How Books are Brought to Children Around the World by Margriet Ruurs
A Day With Librarians by Jodie Shepherd
The Librarian of Basra: A True Story From Iraq by Jeanette Winter
A Visit to the Library by Sarah C. Wohlrabe