Empathy Reading List

Nov 22, 2023 | Curriculum Connection | 0 comments

Children’s Picture Book List for Teaching Empathy

Are You Empathetic Today? (Becoming a Better You!) by Kris Yankee, illustrated by Marian Nelson

Bye-Bye Bully: A Story about Finding Your Voice, Courage, Kindness and Empathy (Cami Kangaroo and Wyatt Too Book 6) by Stacy C Bauer, illustrated by Eduardo Paj

Caring with Bert and Ernie: A Book about Empathy by Marie-Therese Miller

Empathy Is Your Superpower: A Book About Understanding the Feelings of Others by Cori  Bussolari PsyD, illustrated by Zach Grzeszkowiac

Empathy: I Know How You Feel!  by Liz George

I Am Human: A Book of Empathy  by Susan Verde, illustrated by Peter H. Reynolds

Imagine If: A Homeless Experience by Seeds of Caring, Stephanie Vulhop, Carrie Hay
(Contributor), illustrated by  Anna  Lindgren

In Your Shoes: A Story of Empathy  by Kristin Johnson, illustrated by Mike Byrne

It Will Be OK: A Story of empathy, kindness, and Friendship by Lisa Katzenberger, illustrated by Jaclyn Sinquett

Kindness Makes Me Stronger: Children’s Book about Magic of Kindness, Empathy and Respect by Elizabeth Cole

Say Something by Peggy Moss, illustrated by Lea Lyon

Teach Your Dragon Empathy by Steve Herman

THE INVISIBLE STRING by Patrice Karst, illustrated by Geoff Stevenson

The Kids’ Book of Diversity: Empathy, Kindness and Respect for Differences  by Catherine Stephenson, illustrated by Hiruni Kariyawasam

The Little Mosquito Boy  by Roslyn Smith

The Rabbit Listened by Cori Doerrfeld

Understand and Care  by Cheri J. Meiners

We’re All Wonders by R.J. Palacio

What Is BRIAN’S DECISION? by Marcus White, illustrated by Medie Big

When Your Friend Is Sad  by Allan Morey




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