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Writers' Room Library: YA and Children's fiction


Picture books


Briggs, Raymond; UG: BOY GENIUS OF THE STONE AGE

Hughes, Shirley; ALFIE GETS IN FIRST

Kerr, Judith; GOODBYE MOG

Lipniacka, Ewa; TOOTH FAIRY

Mckee, David; THE LION WHO WISHED

Sage, Angie & David; THAT'S MINE, THAT'S YOURS

Smith, Wendy; THE LONELY, ONLY MOUSE

Tullet, Herve; THE GAME OF LET'S GO.

Dr Seuss; THE CAT IN THE HAT

Taylor, Clark; L'ENFANT DU CRACK

Pef; UNE SI JOLIE POUPEE

Willis, Jeanne; SLOTH'S SHOES


Poetry

Coe, Mandy; IF YOU COULD SEE LAUGHTER

Gross, Philip; OFF ROAD TO EVERYWHERE

Ed. McGough, Roger; WICKED POEMS

THE SCRUMBLER MAGAZINE; Issue 4


Younger fiction

Almond, David; SECRET HEART

Almond, David; SKELLIG

Augarde, Steve; THE VARIOUS

Bosch, Pseudonymous; THE NAME OF THIS BOOK IS SECRET

Calcutt, David; THE MAP OF MARVELS

Colfer, Eoin; THE ARCTIC INCIDENT

Cotterell Boyce, Frank; COSMIC

Cotterell Boyce, Frank; MILLIONS

Creech, Sharon; RUBY HOLLER

Crossley-Holland, Kevin; ARTHUR: THE SEEING STONE

Dayre, Valerie; THAT'S LIFE, LILY

De Mari, Silvana; THE LAST ELF

Diamand, Emily; REAVERS' RANSOM

Fine, Anne; UP ON CLOUD NINE

Finn, Mary; THE HORSE GIRL

Funke, Cornelia; DRAGON RIDER

Gaiman, Neil; CORALINE

Gleitzman, Morris; TOAD RAGE

Gordon, Roderick & Williams, Brian; TUNNELS

Haptie, Charlotte; OTTO AND THE FLYING TWINS

Hiassen, Carl; FLUSH

Horse, Harry; THE LAST POLAR BEARS

King-Smith, Dick; ALL BECAUSE OF JACKSON

McCaughrean, Geraldine; NOT THE END OF THE WORLD

Jenkinson, Ceci; THE MUM SHOP

Korman, Gordon; CHASING THE FALCONERS

Kuijer, Guus; THE BOOK OF EVERYTHING

Law, Ingrid; SAVVY

Lincoln, Christopher; BILLY BONES

Mckay, Hilary; INDIGO'S STAR

Nix, Garth; MISTER MONDAY

Paulsen, Gary; HATCHET

Pilkey, Dav; CAPTAIN UNDERPANTS AND THE PERILOUS PLOT OF PROFESSOR POOPY PANTS

Potter, Ellen; OLIVIA KIDNEY

Sachar, Louis; SOMEDAY ANGELINE

Sedgwick, Marcus; FLOOD AND FANG

Simon, Francesca; HORRID HENRY AND THE MUMMY'S CURSE

Stewart, Paul; CORBY FLOOD

Umansky, Kay; CLOVER TWIG AND THE INCREDIBLE FLYING COTTAGE

Wilson, Jacqueline; THE MUM MINDER

Wilson, Jacqueline; GIRLS IN LOVE

Wilson, Jacqueline; THE SUITCASE KID

Yelland, David; THE TRUTH ABOUT LEO

UNDISCOVERED VOICES 2010 (Anthology of the British SCBWI)


Older fiction

Anderson, M.T.; FEED

Bell, Julia; DIRTY WORK

Blacker, Terence; BOY 2 GIRL

Bosworth, Jennifer; STRUCK

Calcutt, David; SHADOW BRINGER

Collins, B.R.; MAZE CHEAT

Crossan, Sarah: BREATHE

Ed. Edlin-White, Rowena; IN THE FRAME: THIRTEEN SHORT STORIES

Fletcher, Charlie; STONEHEART

Gaiman, Neil; THE GRAVEYARD BOOK

Fisher, Catherine; CORBENIC

Geras, Adele; ITHAKA

Guene, Faiza; JUST LIKE TOMORROW

Haddon, Mark; THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME

Higson, Charlie; BLOOD FEVER

Ibbotson, Eva; THE MORNING GIFT

Kenrick, Joanna; RED TEARS

Lockhart, E; THE BOYFRIEND LIST

Lucas, John; TURF

Lynch, Chris; WHO THE MAN

Morgan, Nicola; SLEEPWALKING

Moriarty, Jaclyn; FINDING CASSIE CRAZY

Mulhern, Colin; ARABESQUE

Newbery, Linda; SET IN STONE

Ryan, Carrie; THE FOREST OF HANDS AND TEETH

Sauerwein, Leigh; SONG FOR ELOISE

Sedgwick, Marcus; REVOLVER

Sedgwick, Marcus; BLOOD RED, SNOW WHITE

Sedgwick, Marcus; MY SWORD HAND IS SINGING

Singer, Nicky; GEM X

Singer, Nicky; FEATHER BOY

Strasser, Todd; GIVE A BOY A GUN

Waite, Judy; FORBIDDEN

Zephaniah, Benjamin; FACE


ABOUT WRITING FOR CHILDREN

Sendak, Maurice; CALDECOTT AND CO.

Cleaver, Pamela; WRITING FOR CHILDREN

Lamb, Nancy; THE WRITER'S GUIDE TO CRAFTING STORIES FOR CHILDREN

Tucker, Nick; THE ROUGH GUIDE TO CHILDREN'S BOOKS 0 - 5 YEARS

Tucker, Nick; THE ROUGH GUIDE TO CHILDREN'S BOOKS 5 - 11 YEARS

ed. Turner, Barry; THE WRITER'S HANDBOOK GUIDE TO WRITING FOR CHILDREN (2004)

Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Bulletin: Mar/Apr 2011; May/June 2011; Sept/Oct 2011; May/June 2012; July/Aug 2012