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Moving: Resource List


Books for Children

Ages 3 to 8

  • A Hug For Maggie by Olivia Barham illustrations by Karol Kaminski Scholastic, 2002
  • A New Home by Tim Bowers Harcourt, 2002
  • Annie Bananie by Leah Komaiko Yearling, 2000
  • Berenstain Bear's Moving Day by Stan Berenstain Random House, 1987
  • Big Ernie’s New Home: a Story for Young Children Who Are Moving by Teresa Martin Magination Press, 2006
  • Boxes, Boxes, Everywhere! by Crystal Bowman Zonderkidz, 2001
  • Goodbye House by Frank Asch Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • Let's Talk About Moving to a New Place by Diana Helmer PowerKids Press, 1999
  • Lucy's New House by Barbara Cork McGraw-Hill, 2002
  • Moving Day by Susan Blackaby illustrated by Ryan Haugen Picture Window Books, 2005
  • Moving House by Anne Civardi Usborne Bks, 2005
  • Moving is Hard by Joan S. Prestine McGraw-Hill Children's Publishing, 2002
  • Moving by Janine Amos Cherrytree, 1998
  • New House by Jill Wenzel Grape Elephant MarketPress, 2004
  • Rosa's Room by Barbara Bottner illustrated by Beth Spiegel’ Peachtree, 2004
  • Saying Good-Bye, Saying Hello…:When Your Family is Moving by Mitchaelene Mundy One Caring Place, 2005
  • We’re Moving by Heath Maisner Kingfisher, 2004
  • What's the Recipe for Friends? by Greg Williamson Peerless Publishing, 1999
  • Why Do We Have To Move?: Helping Your Child Adjust — With Love and Illustrations by Cynthia MacGregor, David Clark (illustrator) Lyle Stuart, 1996

Ages 8 to 12

  • Anastasia Again by Lois Lowry Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • Ellie Mcdoodle: New Kid In School by Ruth McNally Barshaw Bloomsbury USA Children's Books, 2008
  • Goodbye House: A Kid's Guide to Moving by Ann Banks Random House International, 1999
  • Karen's Big Move by Ann M. Martin Scholastic, 1998
  • Kevin Corbett Eats Flies by Patricia Hermes Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • The Kid in the Red Jacket by Barbar Park Econo-Clad Books, 1999
  • Making New Friends by Jacqueline H. Blumenstock and David C. Pool Big Brown Box, 2005
  • The Moving Book: A Kid's Survival Guide by Gabriel Davis, Susan Dennen (illustrator) Little Brown & Co, 1997
  • The New Girl by Meg Cabot: Scholastic Press, 2008
  • Oh No, Noah! by Johanna Hurwitz SeaStar Books, 2002
  • The Year My Parents Ruined My Life by Martha Freeman Bantam Doubleday Dell Books for Young Readers, 1999

Books for Adults

  • Moving With Kids: 25 Ways to Ease Your Family’s Transition to a New Home by Lori Burgan, Harvard Common Press, 2007
  • Will This Place Ever Feel Like Home?: Simple Advice For Settling In After Your Move by Leslie G. Levine and Victoria Moran Dearborn Publishing, 1998

Compiled by Catherine Smith, MLS, medical librarian at the Family Health Library, The Children's Hospital, Denver, CO.
Published by RelayHealth.
Last modified: 2010-06-04
Last reviewed: 2010-06-04

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