Picture Books (JE)

Aston Not So Tall for Six
Bateman The Bully Blockers Club
Caple The Wimp
Carlson Henry and the Bully    (When a new 2nd grader begins bullying Henry and other first graders, Henry stumbles onto a secret that might save them.)
Caseley Bully
Cuyler Bullies Never Win
Davies Ben Rides On    (Ben rides his new bicycle to school the long way but Adrian Underbite takes it and later Ben has to decide if he should help when Adrian is in trouble.)
De Kinder Red    (A girl must make a difficult choice between her fear of the bully on the playground and her sympathy for her classmate.)
Durant Big Bad Bunny
Emberley Ed Emberley's Bye-Bye, Big Bad Bullybug!
Forler Bird Child    (Eliza's mother gave her "wings to fly" above the bullying which enables her to help others against bullies.)
Hartman The Three Billy Goats' Stuff!
Kaszka The Rat and the Tiger
LaReau Ugly Fish
Leary Karate Girl
Lovell Stand Tall, Molly Lou Melon
McCain Nobody Knew What to Do: A Story About Bullying
McMullan Hey, Pipsqueak!
Meddaugh Martha Walks the Dog
Morimoto The Two Bullies
Moss Say Something
Nakagawa Sumo Boy
Naylor King of the Playground
O'Neill The Recess Queen
Roberts The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade    (Sally is very little and nobody notices her until she speaks out about the unkindness she sees all around her.)
Sauer Ginny Louise and the School Showdown    (Ginny Louise stands up to bullies at school and wins them over.)
Seskin Don't Laugh at Me
Smith The Bubble Gum Kid
Wells Felix Stands Tall    (Felix has to learn how to pull himself together and face down bullies.)

Children’s Fiction (J)

Clements Jake Drake, Bully Buster
Dadey King of the Kooties
DeFelice Fort    (Two boys who build an awesome fort tangle with two older bullies.)
Eyre The Mean Girl Meltdown    (Sylvie joins the new junior hockey team but tries to find out who is pulling pranks on her.)
Kinsey-Warnock The Night the Bells Rang
Lindquist Summer Soldiers
Ludwig My Secret Bully
Moss Amelia Takes Command
Park Dear God, Help! Love, Earl
Proimos Cowboy Boy
Roy Max Quigley: Technically Not a Bully
Standiford The Only Girl in School    (Claire becomes the only girl in her small island school and boys she has been friends with become resentful, bullying strangers.)
Tacang Bully-be-gone
Draanen Secret Identity
Warner Super Emma
Weeks Save Me a Seat    (Ravi, new to the U.S. and Joe with learning problems are brought together with a common enemy. )
Yep Cockroach Cooties

Children’s Illustrated Fiction (J Illus.)

Ludwig Confessions of a Former Bully    (Katie's punishment for bullying classmates includes making up for the hurt she has caused.)

Junior High Fiction (Y)

Fifty Cent Playground    (After beating up Maurice on the playground, Butterball is forced to see the school therapist.)
Butler The Truth about Truman School
Howe The Misfits
Kelly Blackbird Fly    (Apple, a Filipino-American bullied in her small southern town, likes Beatles music and decides to learn to play the guitar.)
Korman Schooled
Koss The Girls
Maddox On the Line
Preller The Fall    (Sam explores whether he was a friend or bully to a classmate who committed suicide. )
Prose Bullyville
Wolk Wolf Hollow: A Novel    (Annabelle must learn to stand up for what's right when a violent bully targets people she cares about.)

Nonfiction, Folktales & Poetry

J155.4 Johnston Dealing with Bullying
Y155.4 MA The Survival Guide to Bullying: Written by a Teen    (Written by a teen who was bullied throughout middle and high school, this updated edition offers a fresh perspective on dealing with bullies.)
J155.4 Powell Bullying
J155.4 Romain Bullies Are a Pain in the Brain

Parent/Teacher Collection

PT J649 Fried Bullies & Victims: Helping Your Child Survive the Schoolyard Battlefield
Y Holt Rhyme Schemer    (Novel in verse about Kevin's journey from bully to being bullied.)
PT J371.5 McNamara Keys to Dealing with Bullies

Last Updated: 12/09

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