• Books
    Sometimes reading a good book can help you figure out how to handle a problem.

     

    The following is a list of books that may be helpful to Liberty parents and students. 

    Loudoun County Public Schools and staff are not responsible for the contents of the listed books, nor do Loudoun County Public Schools or staff endorse these books.

     

    TOPICS

    Friendship


     

     

    Friendship

    How To Lose All Your Friends, by Nancy Carlson

     

    How To Be A Friend, by Laurie and Marc Brown

     

    Making Friends, by Kate Petty and Charlotte Firmin

     

    From Your Old Friends to Your New Friends, by Nuria Roca and Rosa Curto

     

    Three Friends, by Jim and Joan Boulden

     

    What’s the Recipe for Friends?, by Greg Williamson

     

    Big Al, by Andrew Clements

     

    Enemy Pie, by Derek Munson

     

    Solving Problems

     

    Hands Are Not For Hitting, by Martine Agassi

     

    We Can Work It Out, by Barbara Polland

     

    We Can Get Along, by Lauren M. Payne

     

    The Bernstein Bears Get In A Fight, by Stan and Jan Bernstein

     

    The Knight and the Dragon, by Tomie DePaola

     

    Six Crows, by Leo Lionni

     

    The Zax, by Dr. Suess

     

    The Butter Battle, by Dr. Suess

     

    I Don’t Care: Showing Respect, by Brian Moses

     

    Stellaluna, by Jannell Cannon

     

    Verdi, by Jannell Cannon

     

    The Grouchy LadyBug, by Eric Carle

     

    A Pig Is Moving In, by Claudia Fries

     

    Crysanthemum, by Kevin Henkes

     

    Officer Buckle and Gloria, by Peggy Rothman

     

    The Bernstein Bear’s New Neighbors, by Stan and Jan Bernstein

     

    Arnie and The New Kid, by Nancy Carlson

     

    Molly’s Pilgram, by Barbara Cohen

     

    The Patchwork Quilt, by Valerie Flournoy

     

    Teammates, by Peter Golenbock

     

    Treat Me Right: A Book About Respect, by Nancy Loewen

     

    Point Of View

     

    The True Story Of The Three Little Pigs, by Jon Scieszka and Lane Smith

     

    Two Bad Ants, by Chris Van Allsburg

     

    The Chinese Mirror, by Mirra Ginsburg

     

    The Hating Book, by Charlotte Zolotow

     

    Hey, Little Ant, by Phillip and Hannah Hoose

     

    When I Feel Angry, by Cornelia Spelman

     

    When Sophie Gets Angry, by Molly Bang

     

    The Very Angry Day That Amy Didn’t Have, by Lawrence Shapiro

     

    Don’t Rant and Rave On Wednesdays, by Adoph Moser

     

    Andrew’s Angry Words, by Dorthea Lachner

     

    Spinky Sulks, by William Steig

     

    Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day, by Judith Viorst

     

    Teasing and Bullying

     

    Teasing, by Joy Berry

     

    The Bernstein Bears and Too Much Teasing, by Stan and Jan Berenstein

     

    Stop Picking On Me, by Pat Thomas

     

    The Hundred Dresses, by Estes/Slobodkin

     

    Oliver Button Is A Sissy, by Tomie DePaola

     

    Being Bullied, by Joy Berry

     

    Being Bullied, by Kate Perry and Charlotte Firmin

     

    Loudmouth George and the Sixth Grade Bully, by Nancy Carlson

     

    Bullies Are A Pain In the Brain, by Trevor Romain

     

    Simon’s Hook, by Karen G. Burnett

     

    Appreciating/Respecting Differences

     

    The Sneetches, by Dr. Suess

     

    Just A Little Different, by Mercer Mayer

     

    Two Eyes, A Nose, and a Mouth, by Roberta G. Intrater

     

    Why Am I Different?, by Norma Simon

     

    Families, by Meredith Tax

     

    This Is Our House, by Michael Rosen

     

    A Bad Case Of Stripes, by David Shannon

     

    People, by Peter Spier

     

    Freedom Summer, by Deborah Wiles

     

    Teammates, by Peter Golenbock

     

    Amazing Grace, by Mary Hoffman

     

    Eggbert the Slightly Cracked Egg, by Tom Ross

     

    Loudmouth George and the New Neighbors, by Nancy Carlson

     

    Empathy/Caring

     

    Roses Are Pink, Your Feet Really Stink, by Diane DeGroat

     

    The Velveteen Rabbit, by Margery Williams

     

    A Chair For My Mother, by Vera Williams

     

    Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughter, by John Steptoe

     

    Two Good Friends, by Judy Delton

     

    The Hurt, by Teddi Doleski