Fiction > Chapter/Middle > Death/Grief

Crystal Allen

How Lamar’s Bad Prank Won a Bubba-Sized Trophy

Jacqueline Turner Banks

A Day for Vincent Chin and Me 

Sandra Belton


Tonya Bolden

Finding Family

Candy Dawson Boyd

Breadsticks & Blessing Places

Sharon M. Draper

Ziggy #5: The Backyard Zoo Adventure 

Zetta Elliott

Ship of Souls 

Frankcina Glass

Marvin and Tige

Nikki Grimes

Jazmin’s Notebook 


What is Goodbye?  

Virginia Hamilton


Angela Johnson

Looking For Red 

Patricia McKissack

Mama’s Window 

Stephanie Perry Moore

No Fear 

Shelia P. Moses

The Sittin’ Up 

The Baptism 

Walter Dean Myers

The Righteous Revenge of Artemis Bonner 

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson


Sharon Robinson

Safe At Home #1

Ntozake Shange

Daddy Says

Hope Anita Smith

Mother Poems

Octavia Spencer

The Case of the Time-Capsule Bandit (Randi Rhodes, Ninja Detective)

Darwin McBeth Walton

Dance, Kayla! 

Renee Watson

What Momma Left Me 

Brenda Woods

The Red Rose Box

Jacqueline Woodson

Last Summer with Maizon #1