Moving: Resource List

Books for Children

Ages 3 to 8

  • Annie Bananie; by Leah Komaiko; Yearling, 2000
  • A New Home; by Tim Bowers; Harcourt, 2002
  • Berenstain Bear's Moving Day; by Stan Berenstain; Random House, 1987
  • 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; by Janine Amos; Cherrytree, 1998
  • Moving is Hard; by Joan S. Prestine; McGraw-Hill Children's Publ., 2002
  • 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
  • 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
  • The Moving Book: A Kid's Survival Guide; by Gabriel Davis, Susan Dennen (illustrator); Little Brown & Co, 1997
  • 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

  • After the Boxes Are Unpacked: Moving On After Moving In; by Susan Miller; Focus on the Family Publ., 1995
  • 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.
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Last modified: 2006-08-29
Last reviewed: 2006-08-28
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