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Violence Is Not the Answer

titles about violence and tolerance

Young Adult
Mary Wolf - Cynthia D. Grant
Scorpions - Walter Dean Myers
Big Mouth and Ugly Girl - Joyce Carol Oates
The Rifle - Gary Paulsen

Juvenile Fiction
Something Very Sorry - Arno Bohlmeijer
The Breadwinner - Deborah Ellis
One-Eyed Cat - Paula Fox
Through the Mickle Woods - Valiska Gregory
Rainy Season - Adele Griffin
Pictures, 1918 - Jeanette Ingold
Swallowing Stones - Joyce McDonald
Walker's Crossing - Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Habibi - Naomi Shihab Nye
Mick Harte Was Here - Barbara Park
The Buffalo Tree - Adam Rapp
Wringer - Jerry Spinelli
Making Up Megaboy - Virginia Walter

Picture Books
Smoky Night - Eve Bunting
Scared Stiff - Katie Davis
Grandma's Shoes - Elizabeth Hathorn
Goodbye Mousie - Robie H. Harris
Stars In the Darkness - Barbara M. Joosse
Swimmy - Leo Lionni
The Rabbits - John Marsden
Grandmother Bryant's Pocket - Jacqueline Briggs Martin
The Book of Mean People - Toni & Slade Morrison
A Rainbow All Around Me - Sandra L. Pinkney
Manneken Pis - Vladimir Radunsky
The Silly Chicken - Idries Shah
The Other Side - Jacqueline Woodson

9-11: Emergency Relief - Alternative Comics
Voices From the Streets: Young Former Gang Members Tell Their Stories - S. Beth Atkin
Hard Time: A Real Life Look at Juvenile Crime and Violence - Janet Bode & Stan Mack
Why Did It Happen? Helping Children Cope In a Violent World - Janice Cohn
Ask Me - Antje Damm
Part of Me Died, Too: Stories of Creative Survival Among Bereaved Children and Teenagers - Virginia Lynn Fry
The Metamorphosis - Peter Kuper
One April Morning: Children Remeber the Oklahoma City Bombing - Nancy Lamb
Let's Talk About Race - Julius Lester
Just One Flick of a Finger - Marybeth Lorbiecki
Cain and Abel: Finding the Fruits of Peace - Sandy Eisenberg Sasso
Everything You Need to Know About Weapons at School and at Home - Jay Schleifer
Guns: What You Should Know - Rachel Ellenberg Schulson
The Tale of One Bad Rat - Bryan Talbot

Gandhi - Demi
Peaceful Protest: The Life of Nelson Mandela - Yona Zeldis McDonough

titles last updated July 1, 2006

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