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Helping Kids Cope: Bullying
Stories (some funny and some serious) and nonfiction about kids dealing with bullies.
For more help (especially for younger children) try picture books on bullying.

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  Cover Art: Cinderella Smith : the More the Merrier Barden, Stephanie
Cinderella Smith : the More the Merrier
Cinderella and Erin are hard at work learning to spell real words, because whoever wins first place in the spelling bee gets to pick the theme of the class party!
139 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Blubber Blume, Judy
Blubber
Jill goes along with the rest of the fifth-grade class in tormenting a classmate and then finds out what it's like when she, too, becomes a target.
153 p. 1974
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Small Persons with Wings Booraem, Ellen
Small Persons with Wings
When Mellie Turpin's grandfather dies and leaves her family his run-down inn and bar, she learns that for generations her family members have been fairy guardians, and now that the fairies want an important ring returned, the Turpins become involved in a series of magical adventures as they try to locate the missing ring.
302 p. 2011
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Truth About Truman School Butler, Dori Hillestad.
The Truth About Truman School
Tired of being told what to write by the school newspaper's advisor, Zibby and her friend Amr start an underground newspaper online where everyone is free to post anything, but things spiral out of control when a cyberbully starts using the site to harass one popular girl.
170 p. 2008
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Chrissa Stands Strong Casanova, Mary
Chrissa Stands Strong
Chrissa Maxwell's had a good summer, practicing for swim team tryouts. Then her world is shaken when she and her friends get mean text messages and there's an accident at the pool. Can one girl put an end to the bullying?
123 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Popular Clone Castle, M. E.
Popular Clone
Twelve-year-old Fisher Bas, a science-loving bully magnet, clones himself, only to discover that his double is infinitely cooler than himself.
310 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Mitch and Amy Cleary, Beverly
Mitch and Amy
Recounts the adventures of a nine-year-old twin brother and sister who, despite constant bickering, support each other loyally at home and at school, especially when it comes to dealing with the school bully.
279 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Jake Drake Bully Buster Clements, Andrew
Jake Drake Bully Buster
When Jake was three years old at Miss Lulu's Dainty Diaper Day Care Center, what did he know about bullies? Nothing. But he learned fast -- too fast! Why? Because Jake is kind of smart, and he's not a tattletale, and he doesn't have a big brother to protect him.
73 p. 2001
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Powerless Cody, Matthew
Powerless
Soon after moving to Noble's Green, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Daniel learns that his new friends have super powers that they will lose when they turn thirteen, unless he can use his brain power to protect them.
279 p. 2009
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Stand Up for Yourself & Your Friends : Dealing with Bullies and Bossiness and Finding a Better Way Criswell, Patti Kelley
Stand Up for Yourself & Your Friends : Dealing with Bullies and Bossiness and Finding a Better Way
This book is full of tips, from clever comebacks to the best ways to ignore someone who bullies.
60 p. 2009
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: We Want You to Know : Kids Talk About Bullying Ellis, Deborah
We Want You to Know : Kids Talk About Bullying
Presents interviews with students who have been bullied, as they describe their experiences with peers, parents, teachers, and school administrators, along with advice on the best methods that can be used to stop bullying behavior.
120 p. 2010
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Hundred Dresses Estes, Eleanor
The Hundred Dresses
In winning a medal she is no longer there to receive, a tight-lipped little Polish girl teaches her classmates a lesson. Includes a note from the author's daughter, Helena Estes.
80 p. 2004
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Bird Child Forler, Nan
Bird Child
A new girl in school is the target of bullies and her friend stands up for her.
1 v. (unpaged) 2009
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Good-bye Bully Machine Fox, Debbie
Good-bye Bully Machine
Kids learn what bullying is, why it hurts, and what they can do to end it with this fresh, compelling book including contemporary collage art, lively layout, and straightforward text.
39 p. 2009
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Muncle Trogg Foxley, Janet
Muncle Trogg
Bullied and despised for being human-sized, a young giant demonstrates his bravery and cleverness in a series of adventures.
209 p. 2012
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Weird! Frankel, Erin
Weird!
Luisa changes everything about herself--including her colorful polka dot boots--to avoid being called weird. But is doesn't work. What else can she possibly do?
41 p. 2012
Easy Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Bully Book Gale, Eric Kahn, 1986-
The Bully Book
In this story told alternately through journal entries and instructions from a bullying manual, sixth-grader Eric embarks on a quest to find the reason why he is being teased and tormented in middle school.
230 p. 2013
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Liberation of Gabriel King Going, K. L.
The Liberation of Gabriel King
In Georgia during the summer of 1976, Gabriel, a white boy who is being bullied, and Frita, an African American girl who is facing prejudice, decide to overcome their many fears together as they enter fifth grade.
151 p. 2005
Children's Fiction Book
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  Cover Art: Bystander Power : Now with Anti-bullying Action Goodstein, Phyllis Kaufman
Bystander Power : Now with Anti-bullying Action
121 p. 2012
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Squish. No. 1 Super Amoeba Holm, Jennifer L.
Squish. No. 1 Super Amoeba
Squish, a meek amoeba who loves the comic book exploits of his favorite hero, "Super Amoeba," tries to emulate him when his best friend is threatened by a bully.
90 p. 2011
Children's Graphic Novel
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