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Children's Books at Cubberley Library

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Fleischman, S.
ages 9-14; book level 7.5
Murdock, C. G.
Lexile measure 1090; ages 12-up; book level 7.9
Bishop, N.
Lexile measure 890; ages 5-12; book level 4.8; informational
Bolden, T., & of History F. M. N.
Lexile measure 1040; ages 10-14; biography
Gaiman, N., & ill McKean, Dave
Lexile measure 820; ages 10-up; book level 5.1; adventure; mystery and suspense; fantasy
McGill, A., & ill Daly, Jude
Lexile measure 730; ages 4-8; book level 4.2
Menzel, P., & D'Aluisio F.
Lexile measure 1150; ages 10-up
Scott, E.
Lexile measure 870; ages 14-up; book level 4.8
Bartoletti, S. C.
Lexile measure 760; ages 13-18; book level 4.9; historical fiction
Marchetta, M.
Lexile measure 820; ages 14-up; book level 5
Avi
Lexile Measure 720; ages 8-15; book level 5.2
White, R.
Lexile Measure 630; ages 9-14; book level 3.8
Woodson, J.
Lexile measure 750; ages 10-15; book level 4.7; realistic fiction
Shulevitz, U.
Lexile measure 660; ages 6-12; book level 4.4; fantasy
Lexile measure 880; book level 5.4
Hesse, K.
Lexile measure 0680; ages 10-14
Reeve, P.
Lexile measure 0890; ages 10-14; book level 5.6; adventure' fantasy, folk tales and myths
Green, J.
Lexile measure 850; ages 14-18; book level 5.4; mystery and suspense
Werlin, N.
Lexile measure 0670; ages 12-up; book level 4.6
Kitamura, S.
ages 5-10; book level 2.7
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Elementary

Murray, Alison, M. A.
Ages 2-6
Lange, K. E.
ages 9-14; book level 6.8
Raschka, C., Books S. W. &, & (Firm) R. H.
Awards: Caldecott medal winner, 2012.; Ages 3-7
DeCristofano, C. C., & ill Carroll M.
Lexile measure 900; Ages 10 and up
Updike, J., & ill Hyman, Trina Schart
ages 3-12; book level 3.6; poetry and rhymes
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Gwynne, F.
Lexile measure 630; Ages 4-8
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Frazee, M.
Lexile measure 680; ages 5-9; book level 3.4; realistic fiction
Wick, W.
Lexile measure 870; Ages 4-11; Book level 5.8;Informational
Henkes, K.
ages 2-5; book level 2.1
Hakim, J.
Lexile measure 820; Ages 9-12; Grade level 4.8; General nonfiction
Rohmann, E.
ages 4-8; book level 2
Mora, P., & ill Vidal, Beatriz
Ages 5-10; Book level 3.7; Historical fiction
Turner, P. S.
Lexile measure 1020; ages 11-18; book level 7.2; biography
McKissack, P., & McKissack F.
Lexile measure 1050; book level 7.9; autobiography and biography
Sacre, A., & Serra S.
Book level 3.1; Ages 5-7
Mobin-Uddin, A., & Jacobsen L.
Lexile 610; Book level 4.2; ages 7-10; fiction, Islam
Lee-Tai, A., & Hoshino F.
Lexile measure 790; ages 6-10; book level 3.9; historical fiction
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Freeman, D.
Lexile measure 540
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Bryant, J., & Sweet M.
Lexile measure 820; ages 7-12; book level 4.6; biography
Stead, P. C., & ill Stead, Erin E.
Lexile measure 760; Book level 3, Ages 3-6; Comedy and humor
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Middle School

Lange, K. E.
ages 9-14; book level 6.8
DeCristofano, C. C., & ill Carroll M.
Lexile measure 900; Ages 10 and up
Zenatti, V., & Hunter A.
ages 13-18; book level 5.8
Cooper, M.
Lexile measure 1000; Ages 12-16
Nix, G.
Lexile measure 1070; Ages 13 and up
Turner, M. W.
Ages 12-18
Martin, A. M.
Lexile measure 750; ages 11-14; Grade level 6.1; Realistic fiction
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Reeve, P.
Lexile Measure 1000; ages 12-up; book level 6.7; adventure; science fiction and fantasy
Wick, W.
Lexile measure 870; Ages 4-11; Book level 5.8;Informational
Diakité, B. W.
Ages 9 and up
Doyle, R.
Ages 11-15
Turner, P. S.
Lexile measure 1020; ages 11-18; book level 7.2; biography
McKissack, P., & McKissack F.
Lexile measure 1050; book level 7.9; autobiography and biography
Park, L. S.
Lexile measure 720; Book level 5; Ages 9-14
Mass, W.
Awards: Schneider Family Book Award; Lexile measure 770; Book level 4.7; Ages 9-13
Ness, P., ill Kay, Jim, & Dowd S.
Ages 11 and up
Park, L. S.
Lexile measure 920; Ages 9-14; Grade level 6.8; Historical fiction
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Bondoux, A. - L., & Maudet Y.
Lexile measure 700; Ages 14 and up; Historical fiction
Datlow, E., & Windling T.
Lexile measure 790; Ages 11-18; Grade level 4.9; Fiction
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Peck, R.
Lexile measure 610; Ages 9-14; Grade level 4.9; Historical fiction
V
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High School

Zenatti, V., & Hunter A.
ages 13-18; book level 5.8
Cooper, M.
Lexile measure 1000; Ages 12-16
Nix, G.
Lexile measure 1070; Ages 13 and up
Turner, M. W.
Ages 12-18
Reeve, P.
Lexile Measure 1000; ages 12-up; book level 6.7; adventure; science fiction and fantasy
Diakité, B. W.
Ages 9 and up
Doyle, R.
Ages 11-15
Park, L. S.
Lexile measure 720; Book level 5; Ages 9-14
Beah, I.
Lexile Measure 920; ages 15-up; book level 6.1; autobiography and biography
Mass, W.
Awards: Schneider Family Book Award; Lexile measure 770; Book level 4.7; Ages 9-13
Ness, P., ill Kay, Jim, & Dowd S.
Ages 11 and up
Na, A.
Lexile measure 670; ages 12-up; book level 4.2; realistic fiction
Bondoux, A. - L., & Maudet Y.
Lexile measure 700; Ages 14 and up; Historical fiction
Datlow, E., & Windling T.
Lexile measure 790; Ages 11-18; Grade level 4.9; Fiction
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Peck, R.
Lexile measure 610; Ages 9-14; Grade level 4.9; Historical fiction
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Getz, T. R., & Clarke L.
"The first of its kind, Abina and the Important Men is a compelling and powerfully illustrated...
Johnson, H. M. B.
Lexile measure 690; Ages 12 and up; Book level 4.5
Hearn, L.
ages 12-up
Woodson, J.
Lexile measure 750; ages 10-15; book level 4.7; realistic fiction
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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."