Birchfield Studio (2011)

Interested in developing a special collection within my private library, I am growing a bibliography of children’s books that feature libraries and librarians (with or without stereotypes). This post will be updated as I discover new books!

Brown, M.T. (2001). D.W.’s library card. Boston, MA: Little Brown.

King, M.G. (2010). Librarian on the roof!: A true story. Chicago, IL: Albert Whitman.

McDonald, M. (2009). When the library lights go out. New York, NY: Aladdin. 

Morris, C. (2007). The boy who was raised by librarians. Atlanta, GA: Peachtree.

Reid, R. (2009). Comin’ down to storytime. Janesville, WI: Upstart Books.

Ruurs, M. (2005). My librarian is a camel: How books are brought to children around the world. Honesdale, PA: Boyds Mills Press.

Stamaty, M.A. (2004). Alia’s mission: Saving the books of Iraq: Inspired by a true story. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf. 

Stewart, S. (1995). The library. New York, NY: Farrar Straus Giroux.

Winter, J. (2005). The librarian of Basra: A true story from Iraq. Orlando, FL: Harcourt.