Gregor the Overlander
by Suzanne Collins
When eleven year old Gregor and his two year old sister are pulled into a strange underground world, they trigger an epic battle involving men, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders while on a quest foretold by ancient prophecy.
by Vivan French
A mother and child watch as tadpoles develop and grow into frogs.
by Chih-Yuan Chen
Crocodile Buji Guji was raised by a family of ducks. One day he met 3 crocodiles who told him that he was not a duck. They asked Guji Guji to help them trap ducks. Guji Guji then tricked the crocodiles and saved the duck family.
Hang a Thousand Trees with Ribbons
by Ann Rinaldi
A fictionalized biography of an 18th-century African woman who, as a child, was brought to New England as a slave, and after publishing her first poem when a teenager, gained renown throughout the colonies as an important African-American poet.
Harold and the Purple Crayon
by Crockett Johnson
Harold goes for a walk in the moonlight with his purple crayon and created many fantastic adventures.
Harriet the Spy
by Louise Fitzhugh
When Harriet's classmates find her diary and read what she has written about them, they decide to make life miserable for her.
Harry the Dirty Dog
by Gene Zion
A little dog who hates baths hides his scrubbing brush then becomes so dirty that his family does not recognize him.
by Gary Paulsen
After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the Canadian wilderness, learning to survive with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce.
by Odo Hirsch
Enterprising Hazel Green tries to convince the city to allow children to march in the annual Frogg Day parade.
by Vivian Vande Velde
While playing a total immersion virtual reality game of kings and intrigue, 14-year-old Giannine learns that demonstrators have damaged the equipment to which she is connected, and she must win the game quickly or damage herself.
Henry and Mudge
by Cynthia Rylant
Henry, feeling lonely on a street without any other children, finds companionship and love in a big dog named Mudge.
Henry Hikes to Fitchburg
by Donald Johnson
While his friend works hard to earn the train fare to Fitchburg, young Henry Thoreau walks the thirty miles through woods and fields, enjoying nature and the time to think great thoughts. Includes biographical information about Thoreau.
Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblin
by Eric Kimmel
Relates how Hershel outwits the goblins that haunt the old synagogue and prevent the village people from celebrating Hanukkah.
Hi! Fly Guy
by Tedd Arnold
When Buzz captures a fly to enter in The Amazing Pet Show, his parents and the judges tell him that a fly cannot be a pet, but Fly Guy proves them wrong.
by Louis Sachar
As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his first real friend, a treasure, and a new sense of himself.