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KCLS Recommends: Children's - Moving

Alexander, Who's Not (Do You Hear Me? I Mean It!) Going to Move
Alexander, Who's Not (Do You Hear Me? I Mean It!) Going to Move By Viorst, Judith (Book - 1995 ) E VIORST Available in some locations

Annotation:Angry Alexander refuses to move away if it means having to leave his favorite friends and special place. Ages 5 – 8.

Amber Brown Is Not A Crayon
Amber Brown Is Not A Crayon By Danziger, Paula, 1944-2004 (Book - 2006 ) J DANZIGER AMBERBROWN Available in some locations

Annotation:The year she is in the third grade is a sad time for Amber because her best friend Justin is getting ready to move to a distant state. Ages 7 – 10.

Amelia's Notebook
Amelia's Notebook By Moss, Marissa (Book - 1995 ) J MOSS Available in some locations

Annotation:The hand-lettered contents of a nine-year-old's notebook, in which she records her thoughts and feelings about moving, starting school, and dealing with her older sister, as well as keeping her old best friend and making a new one. Ages 7 – 10.

Bronte's Book Club
Bronte's Book Club By Gregory, Kristiana (Book - 2008 ) J GREGORY Available in some locations

Annotation:When twelve-year-old Bronte moves to a small California beach town, her idea to form a book club in order to make friends turns out, after a rocky start, to be a good one. Ages 8 – 12.

Double Dog Dare
Double Dog Dare By Graff, Lisa, 1981- (Book - 2012 ) J GRAFF Available in some locations

Annotation:When Kansas Bloom moves to California and joins the Media Club at school, he soon finds himself trying to outdo one of the other fourth-grade students in a "dare war" while vying for the job of on-air video homeroom announcer. Ages 7 – 10

Ellie McDoodle
Ellie McDoodle New Kid in School By Barshaw, Ruth McNally (Book - 2008 )

Annotation:Ellie writes and doodles in a journal of her family's move to a new home and her struggle to make friends, which gets a lot easier as she leads a nonviolent protest about long lunch lines at school. Ages 8 – 12.

The Fizzy Whiz Kid
The Fizzy Whiz Kid By Williams, Maiya (Book - 2010 ) J WILLIAMS Available in some locations

Annotation:Moving to Hollywood with his parents, eleven-year-old Mitch feels like an outsider in his school where everyone has connections to the powerful and famous in the entertainment industry, until he is cast in a soda commercial that launches a popular catchphrase. Ages 8 – 12

Half A World Away
Half A World Away By Gleeson, Libby (Book - 2007 ) E GLEESON Available in some locations

Annotation:When Louie's best friend Amy moves to the other side of the world, Louie must find a way to reconnect with her. Ages 4 – 8.

Henry and Mudge and Annie's Good Move
Henry and Mudge and Annie's Good Move The Eighteenth Book of Their Adventures By Rylant, Cynthia (Book - 1998 ) E RYLANT Available in some locations

Annotation:When Henry's cousin Annie prepares to move in next door, he and Mudge help calm her fears. Ages 6 – 8.

Homegrown House
Homegrown House By Wong, Janet S. (Book - 2009 ) E WONG Available in some locations

Annotation:A young girl describes her grandmother's comfortable, long-time home, and wishes that she and her parents could stay in the same house instead of moving so often. Ages 6 - 8.

Horten's Miraculous Mechanisms
Horten's Miraculous Mechanisms Magic, Mystery & A Very Strange Adventure By Evans, Lissa (Book - 2012 ) J EVANS Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 27 copies

Annotation:Moving away from everything familiar to live in a new house, 10-year-old S. Horten reluctantly befriends the annoying triplets next door and is swept up in a magical quest to find his great-uncle Tony, a famous magician who disappeared along with his fantastical workshop. Ages 8 – 12

I Like Where I Am
I Like Where I Am By Harper, Jessica (Book - 2004 ) E HARPER Available in some locations

Annotation:A rhyming story of a six-year-old boy who is sad about moving to a new home, but ends up being happy when he gets there. Ages 4 – 8

Katie Moves
Katie Moves By Slegers, Liesbet (Book - 2008 ) E SLEGERS Available in some locations

Annotation:Katie describes moving into a new house with her mom and dad. Ages 3 – 6

Lost!
Lost! A Dog Called Bear By Orr, Wendy, 1953- (Book - 2011 ) J ORR Available in some locations Holds: 4 on 26 copies

Annotation:When Logan's dog runs away as he and his mother are moving to a new home after his parents separate, a girl named Hannah, who longs for a dog of her own, finds him. Ages 7 – 10

Love Puppies and Corner Kicks
Love Puppies and Corner Kicks By Krech, Bob (Book - 2010 ) J KRECH Available in some locations

Annotation:Thirteen-year-old Andrea is devastated when her parents announce that the family's moving to Scotland for a year-long teacher exchange, but as she makes new friends, joins a soccer team, and her stutter improves, life doesn't seem so bad. Ages 10 – 14.

Lowji Discovers America
Lowji Discovers America By Fleming, Candace (Book - 2008 ) J FLEMING Available in some locations

Annotation:A nine-year-old East Indian boy tries to adjust to his new life in suburban America. Ages 7 – 11.

Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel
Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel By Grimes, Nikki (Book - 2009 ) J GRIMES Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 20 copies

Annotation:Spunky third-grader Dyamonde Daniel misses her old neighborhood, but when she befriends a boy named Free, another new student at school, she finally starts to feel at home. Ages 7 – 9.

Mallory on the Move
Mallory on the Move By Friedman, Laurie B., 1964- (Book - 2004 ) J FRIEDMAN Available in some locations

Annotation:After moving to a new town, eight-year-old Mallory is torn between old friends and new, and keeps throwing stones in the "Wishing Pond" but things will not go back to the way they were before. Ages 7 – 10.

Maybe Yes, Maybe No, Maybe Maybe
Maybe Yes, Maybe No, Maybe Maybe By Patron, Susan, 1948- (Book - 2009 ) J PATRON Available in some locations

Annotation:When her hardworking mother decides to move, eight-year-old PK uses her imagination and storytelling to help her sisters adjust. Ages 7 – 12.

Moving Day
Moving Day By Manushkin, Fran (Book - 2010 ) E MANUSHKIN Available in some locations

Annotation:When Katie Woo's family moves, she is sad about leaving her room to a stranger, and even more concerned that her new house will never feel like home. Ages 5 – 7.

Moving Day
Moving Day By Cabot, Meg (Book - 2009 ) J CABOT Available in some locations

Annotation:Nine-year-old Allie Finkle has rules for everything and is even writing her own rule book, but her world is turned upside-down when she learns that her family is moving across town, which will mean a new house, school, best friend, and plenty of new rules. Ages 8 – 12.

Moving House
Moving House By Siegel, Mark, 1967- (Book - 2011 ) E SIEGEL Available in some locations

Annotation:When Joey and Chloe and their family are getting ready to move, their house decides it wants to go too. Ages 4 – 7

Moving to A New House
Moving to A New House By Barber, Nicola (Book - 2009 ) E648.9 BAR Available in some locations

Annotation:Photographs and simple text detail what it is like to move into a new home, and covers packing, loading the truck, and spending the first night in a new house. Ages 5 – 7.

Neville
Neville By Juster, Norton, 1929- (Book - 2011 ) E JUSTER Available in some locations

Annotation:When a boy and his family move to a new house, he devises an ingenious way to meet people in the neighborhood. Ages 4 – 8

A New Home
A New Home By Bowers, Tim (Book - 2003 ) E BOWERS Available in some locations

Annotation:Matt the squirrel has a new home, but misses his old friends. Ages 4 – 8.

Nini Here and There
Nini Here and There By Lobel, Anita (Book - 2007 ) E LOBEL Available in some locations

Annotation:Fearing that her family is going on vacation without her, Nini the cat ends up traveling with her owners to their new home. Ages 4 – 7.

Oliver at the Window
Oliver at the Window By Shreeve, Elizabeth (Book - 2009 ) E SHREEVE Available in some locations

Annotation:When Oliver's parents move into separate houses, he spends a lot of time looking out of windows with his pet lion as he adjusts to a new preschool and to living in two places. Ages 4 – 6.

Pinky and Rex and the New Neighbors
Pinky and Rex and the New Neighbors By Howe, James, 1946- (Book - 1997 ) J HOWE Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 7 copies

Annotation:Rex and her best friend Pinky are upset to learn that their neighbor Mrs. Morgan is moving, and it looks like a family with an obnoxious boy named Ollie is set to move in. Ages 6 – 8.

Willowood
Willowood By Galante, Cecilia (Book - 2010 ) J GALANTE Available in some locations

Annotation:Eleven-year-old Lily has trouble leaving her best friend behind and moving to the city when her mother changes jobs, but she makes some very unlikely friends that soon become like family. Ages 10 – 12

You're Mean, Lily Jean!
You're Mean, Lily Jean! By Wishinsky, Frieda (Book - 2011 ) E WISHINSKY Available in some locations

Annotation:Sisters Carly and Sandy have always played together, but when Lily moves in next door she only wants to play with Sandy. Ages 4 – 8


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