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Children's Books at Cubberley Library

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Christensen, B.
Awards: Schneider Family Book Award, Young Children, 2010.; Awards: Notable Social Studies Trade...
Greenfield, E., & ill Gilchrist, Jan Spivey
Book level 3.8; Ages 4-8
Murphy, J.
Lexile measure 1130; Book level 7.6; Ages 9-12 guided reading R
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Murphy, P., & Klutz I.
Ages 8 and up
Kim, S. -un, & Chŏng K. -sim
Sacre, A., & Serra S.
Book level 3.1; Ages 5-7
Rocco, J., & for Children H. B.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2012.; Ages 4-8; Realistic fiction
Reich, S., & ill Bates, Amy June
Ages 5-8
Lyon, G. E., & ill Cardinale, Christopher
Ages 8-12
Long, E.
Ages 4-6
Hartman, R.
Lexile measure 760; Ages 14 and up; Mystery and suspense, Fantasy
Sharenow, R.
Lexile 880; Reading level 5.7; Ages 12+; Grades 7-10
Henkes, K.
Lexile 710; Grades 4-6; Ages 8-12; Fiction
Wallace, J.
Lexile measure 710; Book level 4.6; Ages 14 and up
Say, A.
Awards: Notable Book for a Global Society award winner, 2006; Book level 3.3; Ages 6-9
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Elementary

Seeger, L. V.
Awards: Caldecott Honor Book, 2013; Ages 4-6
Collins, S.
Lexile measure 680; Book level 4.7, Ages 9-13; Adventure, fantasy
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Campbell, S. C., & ill Campbell, Richard P.
Ages 7-11
Dragonwagon, C., & Pinkney J.
Grades K-2; African American
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Pinkney, A. D., & ill Pinkney, Jerry
Awards: Coretta Scott King Author Award, 2013.; Ages 11-18; Biography
Roth, S. L., & Abouraya K. L.
Ages 4-10
Michelson, R., & ill Lewis E. B.
Lexile measure 700; Book level 3.3; Ages 6-11; Historical fiction
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Rayner, C., & ill Rayner, Catherine
ages 4-7; book level 2.3
Krull, K., & ill Morales, Yuyi
Lexile measure 800; Ages 5-12; Grade level 4.8; Biography
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Paye, W. - L., Lippert M. H., & ill Paschkis, Julie
Lexile measure 220; Ages 3-8; Grade level 2.1; Folklore
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Nelson, K.
Lexile measure 1050; Ages 9 and up
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Stevens, J., & Crummel S. S.
Ages 4-9; Book level 2.6
Rylant, C., & ill Stevenson, Suçie
Lexile measure 460; Ages 5-8; Grade level 2.3; Comedy & humor
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Look, L., & ill Heo, Yumi
Lexile measure 520; Ages 4-8; Grade level 2.9; General fiction
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Levine, E., & ill Nelson, Kadir
Lexile measure 380; ages 4-8; book level 3; historical fiction
Hamilton, V., Dillon L., & Dillon D.
Lexile measure 880; ; ages 8-12; book level 4.6; fables, folktales, and myths
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Na, I. S.
Ages 2-6
Patricelli, L.
ages 2-5
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Middle School

Lord, B.
Lexile measure 730; Ages 8-14; Grade level 3.8; Historical fiction
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Anderson, L. H., & ill Faulkner, Matt
ages 6-11; book level 6.1
Lai, T.
Lexile measure 800; Book Level 4.8; Ages 9-12; Verse novel, historical fiction
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Gaiman, N., & Reaves M.
Lexile measure 830;Ages 9-12; Book level 5.5
Murphy, J., & Blank A.
Lexile measure 1200; Ages 12 and up
Salisbury, G.
Lexile 670; Ages 11-15; Grade level 4.3; Short stories
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Fradin, J. B., & Fradin D. B.
Lexile measure 1190; ages 10-18; book level 8.3
Silvey, C.
Ages 12-18; Fiction Awards: Michael L. Printz Honor for Excellence in Young Adult Literature, 2012
Marsh, K.
Lexile measure 1010; Ages 15-18
Frankel, E., & Katz A.
ages 7-12
Adoff, J.
Ages 12-18; Grade level 6.3; General fiction
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Rodman, M. A.
Lexile measure 640; ages 8-14; book level 4.1
Blackwood, S.
Lexile measure 620; Ages 8-12
Gantos, J.
Lexile measure 800; Ages 8-13; Grade level 5.2; Realistic fiction
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Cuate, M. A.
Walter, M. P., & ill Stock, Catherine
Lexile measure 620; ages 9-12; book level 3.9; general fiction
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Richardson, G.
Ages 8 and up
Montgomery, S., & Bishop N.
Lexile measure 950; Ages 11 and up; Book level 6.4
M, Surojegin P. - L., & Brooks K.
Ages 6-18; Fables, folk tales, and myths
Kindl, P.
Lexile measure 1050; Ages 12 and up; Comedy and Humor, Historical Fiction
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High School

Larbalestier, J.
Lexile measure 630; ages 12-up; book level 4.2; science fiction and fantasy
Garza, C. L., Rohmer H., & Schecter D.
Lexile measure 710; ages 9-12, book level 5
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Helfer, A., & DuBurke R.
ages 14-18; book level 6.6; biography
Coman, C.
Lexile measure 830; Ages 11-18; Grade level 6.5; Fiction
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Stork, F. X.
Lexile measure 700; ages 14-up; book level 4.6; realistic fiction
Andrews, J.
Lexile measure 820; Ages 12-18
Zevin, G.
Lexile Measure 720; ages 12-up; book level 4.6
De la Pena, M.
Lexile measure 680; ages 14-18; book level 4.3
Woodson, J.
Lexile measure 660; ages 11-5; book level 4.3; general fiction
Danforth, E. M.
Lexile measure 1120, Ages 14 and up
Alexander, E., Nelson M., & ill Cooper, Floyd
ages 10-15; book level 5.9; poetry
Collins, S.
Lexile measure 820; Ages 12-up; Adventure; Science fiction
Cornish, D. M.
Lexile Measure 970; Ages 11-18; Book level 6.6; Fables, Folk Tales and Myths
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Hoose, P. M.
Awards: Robert F. Sibert Informational Award Honor Book (2013); YALSA Award for Excelleing in...
Ness, P.
Ages 14 and up
Uehashi, N., Hirano C., & Shimizu Y.
Lexile measure 840; ages 12-up; book levle 5.9; adventure; comic books and graphic novels; fantasy
Reeve, P.
ages 12-up; book level 6.6; science fiction and fantasy
Macaulay, D.
Lexile measure 1340; Book level 8.4; Ages 9 and up
Vijayaraghavan, V.
Lexile measure 980; ages 11-up; book level 6
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Awards

Cubberley Library collects many award-winning books for children and young adults, including most of the winners of the following awards:

The Pura Belpré Award

The Pura Belpré Award, established in 1996, is presented annually to a Latino/Latina writer and illustrator whose work best portrays, affirms, and celebrates the Latino cultural experience in an outstanding work of literature for children and youth.

The Randolph Caldecott Medal

The Caldecott Medal was named in honor of nineteenth-century English illustrator Randolph Caldecott. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

Coretta Scott King Book Awards

The John Newbery Medal

The Newbery Medal was named for eighteenth-century British bookseller John Newbery. It is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

The Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature

The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature.

Special Collections

Mary L. Schofield Collection of Children's Literature

In 1981, Stanford Libraries acquired over 10,000 books collected over a forty-year period by Mary Schofield, who spent her career as a librarian at Hoover Library. The collection consists of illustrated children's tales, stories for young adults, and works of reference relating to her collecting areas, with a focus on works published since the late eighteenth century.

The Richard L. Venezky Collection of Books for Literacy Instruction

The Venezky Collection contains primers and readers published between the end of the eighteenth century through the early decades of the twentieth century. Many titles are present in nearly every edition issued. In addition, there are early pamphlets, chapbooks, primers, almanacs, dictionaries, children's stories, plus works on penmanship, spelling, and phonetics.

Selections from the Curriculum Library's Historical Collection at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee

"This digital collection consists of over 30 full-text, digitized children's books. The books were selected using the following criteria: publication date, rarity, uniqueness, size, and location of publication. All of the items in the digital collection were published before 1923, and are in the public domain. The oldest book in the digital collection, Dolly's ABC was published in 1854. Many of the items in the digital collection are quite rare, with only a few other holdings available."