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Children's Books by Theme

Looking for books on community helpers, multiculturalism, alphabet, or another special "theme"? Find help here. Stanly Community College LRC has all these books!

What This Page Contains

Find Caldecott Award winners and honor books here.

These are only SOME of the Caldecott books we own. If you don't see the book you need, consult the catalog directly.

Click on the blue title to link to the SCC Library catalog. There you will find the book's location and if the book is on the shelf.





Nana in the City

The invention of Hugo Cabret : a novel in words and pictures

First the egg

Hot air : the (mostly) true story of the first hot-air balloon ride

The House in the Night

A sick day for Amos McGee

The man who walked between the towers

Snowflake Bentley

Officer Buckle and Gloria

Grandfather's journey


Lon Po Po : a Red-Riding Hood story from China

Owl Moon

Polar Express

King Bidgood's in the bathtub

Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears : a West African tale

Where the Wild Things Are

Make Way for Ducklings

The Little Island

Madeline's Rescue

Fox Went out on a Chilly Night: An Old Song

A visit to William Blake's inn : poems for innocent and experienced travelers

Gone wild : an endangered animal alphabet

A story, a story : an African tale

You Are (Not) Small

The Hello Goodbye Window


The lion & the mouse

MARC Record

The wall : growing up behind the Iron Curtain

Song of the water boatman : & other pond poems


Kitten's first full moon

The Three Pigs


Smoky Night

Mirette on the high wire

Black and White

Song and Dance Man

Hey Al


The story of Jumping Mouse : a native American legend

Sylvester and the Magic Pebble

The Little House

Many Moons

Prayer For a Child

Frog Went A'Courtin'

Sam, Bangs, and Moonshine

One Fine Day


Noah's Ark