Book Recs

Great Books About Kindness, Caring, and Connecting

Atkinson, Cale. Where Oliver Fits
Berger, Carin. All of Us
Booth, David (illus. Renia Metallinou). Willa’s House
Britt, Paige (illus. Sean Qualls and Selina Alko). Why Am I Me?
Deedy, Carmen Agra, with Wilson Kimeli Naiyomah (illus. Thomas Gonzales). 14 Cows for America
Fitch, Sheree (illus. Emma Fitzgerald). Everybody’s Different on Everybody Street
Fox, Mem (illus. Leslie Staub). Whoever You Are
Jeffers, Oliver. Here We Are: Notes for Living on Planet Earth
Jenkins, Kathryn. Inclusion Alphabet: ABC’s for Everyone
Kang, Anna (illus. Christopher Weyant). We Are (Not) Friends
Kostecki-Shaw, Jenny Sue. Same, Same But Different
Lawson, JonArno (illus. Sydney Smith). Sidewalk Flowers
Leannah, Michael (illus. Jennifer E. Morris). Most People
Mackesy, Charles. The Boy, the Mole, the Fox, and the Horse
Miller, Pat Zietlow (illus. Jen Hill). Be Kind
Pajama Press, eds. A World of Kindness
Penfold, Alexandra (illus. Suzanne Kaufman). All Are Welcome
Pollak, Barbara. Our Community Garden
Reynolds, Peter H. Say Something!
Siers, Sophie (illus. Anne Villeneuve). Dear Mr. President
Smith, Monique Gray (illus. Danielle Daniel). You Hold Me Up
Yousafzai, Malala (illus. Kerascoët). Malala’s Magic Pencil
Woodson, Jacqueline (illus. E. B. Lewis). Each Kindness