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Sonoma County Reads / The Big Read 2007

Fahrenheit 451 Read-alike List - Suggested books for children

Fahrenheit 451 by Ray BradburyPICTURE BOOKS

  E Bridwell Clifford the firehouse dog
  E Bruss Book! Book! Book!
  E Daly Once upon a time
  E Deedy Library dragon
  E Demarest Firefighters A to Z
  E George Book!
  E Hamilton Firefighters to the rescue
  E Holwitz Scribbleville
  E Hutchins Tale of Thomas Mead
  E Lehman The red book
  E Littlesugar Freedom school, yes!
  E Meddaugh Hog-eye
  E Pinkney Cosmo and the robot
  E Pinkney Read and rise
  E Polacco Aunt Chip and the great Triple Creek Dam affair
  E Polacco Thank you, Mr. Falker
  E Rahaman Read for me, Mama
  E Seuss, Dr. I can read with my eyes shut
  E Sis Fire truck
  E Small Ruby Mae has something to say
  E Swope The Araboolies of Liberty Street
  E Vaughn Up the learning tree
  E Williams Library Lil
  E Winter Librarian of Basra
  E Wood Old Turtle and the broken truth
  E Yoo The little red fish



ER Hood

Look! I can read


ER Paterson

Marvin one too many


ER Scheuremann

Learning about differences


ER Wells

Read me a story



J Avi

Nothing but the truth


J Clements

The Landry News


J Diaz

The rebellious alphabet


J DiCamillo

Mercy Watson to the rescue


J Funke

Inkheart series


J Giff

The beast in Ms. Rooney’s room


J Greene

Isabelle and the little orphan Frannie


J Greenwald

It all began with Jane Eyre


J SF Haddix

Among the hidden, and other titles


J M Hirsch

Something’s fishy, Hazel Green


J F / J SF Hughes

The iron giant


J Jacobson

Winnie at her best


J King-Smith

The school mouse


J Langton

The fragile flag


J Lattimore

Flame of peace


J McKissack

Picture of freedom: the diary of Clotee, a slave girl


J Moloney

Book of lies


J Morpurgo

I believe in unicorns


J Paulsen



J Peck

The teacher’s funeral


J Walsh



J Wilson

Old people, frogs and Albert



J 170 Thoennes Keller



J 342.73 Krull

A kid’s guide to America’s Bill of Rights


J 363.3 Day

Censorship or freedom of expression


J 363.3  Masoff



J 363.37  Bourgeois

Fire fighters


J 372.4  Miles

Hey! I’m reading!


J 398 Peace

Peace tales


J 398.2 Norfolk

The moral of the story


J 536 Hewitt

Hot and cold


J 577.2 Patent   

Fire: friend or foe


J 628.9 Kuklin       

Fighting fires


J 629.8 Sonenklar             

Robots rising


J 811.54 Nye

19 varieties of gazelle