American Children's Litterae

Searchable, Sortable, List of Notable American Children's Literature


Last Name Name AsNotedIn
Last Name Name AsNotedIn
Blume: Judy Blume
Bradbury: Ray Bradbury
Burton: Virginia Lee Burton
Eliot: T S Eliot
Harris: Joel Chandler Harris
Le Guin: Ursula K Le Guin
Lovelace: Maud Hart Lovelace
Moore: Clement Clarke Moore
Selznick: Brian Selznick
Silverstein: Shel Silverstein
Steinbeck: John Steinbeck
White: E B White
Wiggin: Kate Douglas Wiggin
Wilder: Laura Ingalls Wilder


United States of America


A Bad Case of Stripes David Shannon
A Chair for My Mother Vera Williams
A Christmas Dream, and How It Came to be True (short story)
Louisa May Alcott
A Girl of the Limberlost Gene Stratton-Porter
A Pocket for Corduroy Don Freeman
A Tree Is Nice Janice May Udry
A Visit from St Nicholas Clement Clarke Moore
A Wizard of Earthsea Ursula K Le Guin
A Wrinkle in Time Madeleine L'Engle
After the First Death Robert Cormier
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day Judith Viorst
Amelia Bedelia Peggy Parish
Amos and Boris William Steig
Anastasia Krupnik Lois Lowry
Angelina Ballerina Katharine Holabird
Are You My Mother? P D Eastman
Are You There God? It's Me, Margaret Judy Blume
Because of Winn-Dixie Kate DiCamillo
Bedtime for Frances Russell Hoban
Best Nest P D Eastman
Betsy-Tacy Maud Hart Lovelace
Biggest Bear Lynd Ward
Blueberries for Sal Robert McCloskey
Bridge to Terabithia Katherine Paterson
Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? Bill Martin Jr
Bud, Not Buddy Christopher Paul Curtis
Caddie Woodlawn Carol R Brink
Caps for Sale Esphyr Slobodkina
Carry On, Mr Bowditch Jean Lee Latham
Chanticleer and the Fox Barbara Cooney
Charlotte's Web E B White
Clifford the Big Red Dog Norman Bridewell
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs Judi Barrett
Corduroy Don Freeman
Edward Irving Wortis
Crispin: At the Edge of the World
Edward Irving Wortis
Crispin: The Cross of Lead Edward Irving Wortis
Crispin: The End of Time
Edward Irving Wortis
Crispin: The Pig Who Had It All Ted Dewan
Curious George H A Rey
D'Aulaire's Book of Greek Myths Ingri D'Aulaire Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
D'Aulaires' Norse Gods and Giants Ingri D'Aulaire Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Doctor De Soto William Steig
Don't Let the Pigeon Drive the Bus! Mo Willems
Dragonsong Anne McCaffrey
Eighteenth Emergency Betsy Byars
Eloise Kay Thompson
Farmer Boy (book) Laura Ingalls Wilder
Flat Stanley Jeff Brown
Flotsam (Wiesner book) David Wiesner
Foxie Ingri D'Aulaire Edgar Parin D'Aulaire
Frederick Leo Lionni
Freight Train Donald Crews
Frog and Toad Are Friends Arnold Lobel
From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs Basil E Frankweiler E L Konigsburg
Gentle Ben Walt Morey
Giving Tree Shel Silverstein
Go, Dog. Go! P D Eastman
Good Dog Carl Alexandra Day
Goodnight Moon Margaret Wise Brown
Green Eggs and Ham Dr Seuss
Grover (children book) Vera Cleaver Bill Cleaver
Half Magic Edward Eager
Harold and the Purple Crayon Crockett Johnson
Harriet the Spy Louise Fitzhugh
Harry the Dirty Dog Gene Zion
Hatchet Gary Paulson
Henry and Mudge Cynthia Rylant
Hey, Al Arthur Yorinks
Hey, Dollface Deborah Hautzig
Holes Louis Sachar
Homecoming Cynthia Voight
If You Give a Mouse a Cookie Laura Numeroff
In the Night Kitchen Maurice Sendak
Island of the Blue Dolphins Scott O'Dell
Jacob Have I Loved Katherine Paterson
Johnny Tremain Esther Forbes
Julie of the Wolves Jean Craighead George
Jumanji Chris Van Allsburg
Knuffle Bunny Mo Willems
Leo the Late Bloomer Robert Kraus
Leonardo the Terrible Monster Mo Willems
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse Kevin Henkes
Little Blue and Little Yellow Leo Lionni
Little Engine That Could Watty Piper
Little House Virginia Lee Burton
Little House in the Big woods Laura Ingalls Wilder
Little House on the Prairie Laura Ingalls Wilder
Little Toot Hardie Gramatky
Little Women Louisa May Alcott
Llama, Llama, Red Pajama Anna Dewdney
Lon Po Po Ed Young
Love You Forever Robert Munsch
Lyle, Lyle, Crocodile Bernard Waber
M C Higgins, the Great Virginia Hamilton
Madeline Ludwig Bemelmans
Make Way for Ducklings Robert McCloskey
Maniac Magee Jerry Spinelli
Math Curse Jon Scieszka
Mike Mulligan and His Steam Shovel Virginia Lee Burton
Millions of Cats Wanda Gag
Miss Nelson Is Missing! Harry Allard
Misty of Chincoteague Marguerite Henry
Morris's Disappearing Bag Rosemary Wells
Mr Popper's Penguins Richard Atwater
Mr Rabbit and the Lovely Present Charlotte Zolotow
Mrs Frisby and the Rats of NIMH Robert C O'Brien
Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters John Steptoe
My Father's Dragon Ruth Stiles Gannett
My Friend Flicka Mary O'Hara
My Side of the Mountain Jean Craighead George
Night Swimmers Betsy Byars
Nobody's Family Is Going to Change Louise Fitzhugh
Number the Stars Lois Lowry
Oh, the Places You'll Go! Dr Seuss
Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats T S Eliot
Old Yeller Fred Gipson
Olivia Ian Falconer
One Morning in Maine Robert McCloskey
Out of the Dust Karen Hesse
Owl Moon Jane Yolen
Ox-Cart Man Donald Hall
Pat the Bunny Dorothy Kunhardt
Peanuts Charles M Schultz
Pollyanna Eleanor H Porter
Rabbit Hill Robert Lawson
Ramona the Pest Beverley Cleary
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm Kate Douglas Wiggin
Rifles for Watie Harold Keith
Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry Mildred Taylor
Runaway Bunny Margaret Wise Brown
Sarah, Plain and Tall Patricia MacLachlan
Shiloh Phyllis Reynolds Naylor
Skippyjon Jones Judith Byron Schachner
Snip Snap Mara Bergman
Sounder William Armstrong
Stellaluna Jannell Cannon
Stone Soup Marcia Brown
Strega Nona Tomie DePaola
Stuart Little E B White
Superfudge Judy Blume
Swimmy Leo Lionni
Sylvester and the Magic Pebble William Steig
Tar Beach Faith Ringgold
The Bad Beginning Daniel Handler
The Bears on Hemlock Mountain Alice Dalgliesh
The Big Honey Hunt Stan Berenstain
The Black Stallion (book) Walter Farley
The Bobbsey Twins Edward Stratemeyer
The Book of Three Lloyd Alexander
The Boxcar Children Gertrude Warner
The Boy Who Grew Flowers Jen Wojtowicz
The Cat in the Hat Dr Seuss
The Cay Theodore Taylor
The Chocolate War Robert Cormier
The Cow Who Fell in the Canal Phyllis Krailovsky
The Cricket in Times Square George Selden
The Dark Frigate Charles Boardman Hawes
The Day the Babies Crawled Away Peggy Rathmann
The Devil's Arithmetic Jane Yolen
The Dutch Twins Lucy Fitch Perkins
The Field Guide Holly Black
The Friends Rosa Guy
The Girl Who Loved Wild Horses Paul Goble
The Giver Lois Lowry
The Good Master Kate Seredy
The Hardy Boys 1: The Tower Treasure Franklin W Dixon
The Hundred Dresses Eleanor Estes
The Invention of Hugo Cabret (book) Brian Selznick
The Keeping Quilt Patricia Polacco
The Little Red Lighthouse and the Great Gray Bridge Hildegarde Swift
The Mouse and His Child Russell Hoban
The Mouse and the Motorcycle Beverley Cleary
The New Kid on the Block Jack Prelutsky
The Outsiders