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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 books on ethnic cultures, cultural beliefs, cultural folk tales, biographies of cultural figures here.

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.



Separate Is Never Equal

Whoever You Are

Madeline's Rescue

The seven Chinese brothers

Cakes and miracles

A Jewish Holiday ABC

Mouse match : a Chinese folktale

Jamie O'Rourke and the big potato : an Irish folktale

Strega Nona: an old tale

Days of the blackbird : a tale of northern Italy

Sun Mother Wakes The World

Atlas of People

All the Colors We Are: the story of how we get our skin color

Big Red Lollipop

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

The Story About Ping


A Rainbow of Friends

The Empty Pot

Luba and the Wren

Baboushka and the Three Kings

Big Anthony: his story

Tree of Cranes

What Is Your Language?

El Chino

All Kinds

The wall : growing up behind the Iron CurtainLinked

Grandfather's journeyLinked

The story of Jumping Mouse : a native American legendLinked

Ling-Li and the Phoenix

Moon Rope

Mei Li

Babushka Baba Yaga

The buried city of Pompeii : what it was like when Vesuvius exploded

The Boy of the Three-Year Nap

The Bee and the Dream: a Japanese Tale