Fiction > Chapter/Middle > Friendship

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar

Streetball Crew Book One Sasquatch in the Paint

Streetball Crew Book Two Stealing the Game

Robb Armstrong

Patrick’s Pals #1: Runnin’ with the Big Dawgs

Patrick’s Pals #2: In Your Face!

Patrick’s Pals #3: Got Game?

Patrick’s Pals #4: Stuffin’ It!

Patrick’s Pals #5: Schoolin’

Patrick’s Pals #6: Trashmaster

Patrick’s Pals #7 Large and in Charge

Jacqueline Turner Banks

Project Wheels

Derrick Barnes

We Could Be Brothers

Sandra Belton

Ernestine & Amanda Book 1

Ernestine & Amanda: Summer Camp: Ready or Not! Book 2

Ernestine & Amanda: Members of the C.L.U.B. Book 3 

Ernestine & Amanda: Mysteries on Monroe Street Book 4

Ernestine & Amanda: Goodbye. Hello Book 5

Andrea Berry


Malorie Blackman

Pig Heart Boy

Cloud Busting 

Philana Marie Boles

Little Divas

Victoria Bond

Zora and Me

Candy Dawson Boyd

Breadsticks & Blessing Places

Tonii Fowler Brady

The Daddy-Daughter Dance

Marie Bradby

Some Friend

Linda Beatrice Brown

Black Angels

Veronica Chambers

Marisol and Magdalena: The Sound of Our Sisterhood

Deborah M. Newton Chocolate

Elizabeth’s Wish NEATE #2

NEATE to the Rescue #1

Lucille Clifton

The Times They Used To Be


The Mirror and Me

Trish Cooke

Mammy Sugar Falling Down

Bill Cosby

The Best Way to Play

The Day I Saw My Father Cry

Super-Fine Valentine

Hooray for the Dandelion Warriors

Christopher Paul Curtis

Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money #1

Mr. Chickee’s Messy Mission   #2

Bucking the Sarge

Ossie Davis

Just Like Martin

Sharon M. Draper

Out of My Mind

Ziggy and the Black Dinosaurs: The Buried Bones Mystery #1

Ziggy #2: Lost in the Tunnel of Time

Ziggy #3: Shadows of Caesar’s Creek

Ziggy #4: The Space Mission Adventure

Ziggy #5: The Backyard Zoo Adventure

Ziggy #6: Stars and Sparks on Stage

Tony & Lauren Dungy

You Can Be a Friend

Justin and the Bully

Zetta Elliott

Ship of Souls

Karen English

Nikki and Deja

Nikki and Deja: Birthday Blues

Nikki and Deja: Wedding Drama

Nikki and Deja: The Newsy News Newsletter

Nikki and Deja: Election Madness

Nikki and Deja: Substitute Trouble

Dog Days (The Carver Chronicles #1)

Skateboard Party (The Carver Chronicles #2)

Anne Elizabeth Eskridge

The Sanctuary 

Mari Evans

Dear Corinne, Tell Somebody! Love, Annie

Christopher John Farley

Game World 

Pansie Hart Flood

Secret Holes

Sylvia and Miz Lula Maye #1

Sometimey Friend #2

Sundee T. Frazier

Brendan Buckley’s Sixth-Grade Experiment #2

Frankcina Glass

Marvin and Tige

Whoopi Goldberg

Plum Fantastic (Sugar Plum Ballerinas #1)

Toeshoe Trouble (Sugar Plum Ballerinas # 2)

Perfectly Prima (Sugar Plum Ballerinas #3)

Terrible Terrel (Sugar Plum Ballerinas # 4)

CATastrophe (Sugar Plum Ballerinas #5) 

Eloise Greenfield

Koya DeLaney and the Good Girl Blues

Deborah Gregory

The Cheetah Girls #01: Wishing on a Star

The Cheetah Girls #02: Shop in the Name of Love

The Cheetah Girls #03: Who’s ‘Bout to Bounce?

Cheetah Girls #04: Hey, Ho, Hollywood!

The Cheetah Girls #05: Woof, There It Is 

The Cheetah Girls #06: It’s Raining Benjamins

The Cheetah Girls #07: Dorinda’s Secret 

The Cheetah Girls #08: Growl Power

The Cheetah Girls #09: Showdown at the Okie-Dokie 

The Cheetah Girls #10: Cuchifrita, Ballerina

The Cheetah Girls #11: Dorinda Gets a Groove 

The Cheetah Girls #12: In the House with Mouse!

The Cheetah Girls #13: Oops, Doggy Dog! 

The Cheetah Girls: Movie Junior Novel #1

The Cheetah Girls: Movie Junior Novel #2

Nikki Grimes

Jazmin’s Notebook


Make Way for Dyamonde Daniel (Dyamonde Daniel #1)

Rich  (Dyamonde Daniel Book #2) 

Almost Zero (Dyamonde Daniel Book #3)

Halfway to Perfect (A Dyamonde Daniel #4)

Planet Middle School

Words with Wings

Rosa Guy

Paris, Pee Wee and Big Dog

The Ups and Downs of Carl Davis III

Virginia Hamilton


The Planet of Junior Brown


Joyce Hansen

The Gift-Giver (163rd Street Trilogy #1)

Yellow Bird and Me (163rd Street Trilogy #2)

One True Friend (163rd Street Trilogy #3)

Teresa Harris

The Perfect Place

Gwendolyn Hooks

Find the Cat! (A Pet Club Story)

Three’s A Crowd

Ryan Howard

My New Team Little Rhino #1 

The Best Bat Little Rhino #2

Dugout Hero Little Rhino #3

Wade Hudson

Anthony’s Big Surprise (NEATE #3)

Just For You!: The Two Tyrones

Joanne Hyppolite

Ola Shakes It Up 

Seth and Samona 

Derek Jeter

The Contract 

Hit 7 Miss 

Angela Johnson

Maniac Monkeys on Magnolia Street

When Mules Flew on Magnolia Street

Charles Johnson

The Hard Problem: The Adventures of Emery Jones, Boy Science Wonder, #2 

Bending Time: The Adventures of Emery Jones, Boy Science Wonder, #1

Varian Johnson

The Great Green Heist

Traci L. Jones

Standing Against the Wind

Silhouetted by the Blue

Lynn Joseph

The Color of My Words

Kelly Starling Lyons

Eddie’s Ordeal

Kekla Magoon

Camo Girl

Sharon Bell Mathis

Sidewalk Story

Fredrick  & Patricia McKissack

Miami Gets It Straight

Miami Jackson Makes the Play

Miami Jackson Sees It Through

Patricia McKissack

A Friendship For Today

Tippy Lemmey

Run Away Home 

Stephanie Perry Moore

A+ Attitude (Morgan Love #1)

Speak Up (Morgan Love #2)

Something Special (Morgan Love #3)

Right Thing (Morgan Love #4) 

No Fear (Morgan Love #5) 

Making the Team (Alec London #1)

Learning the Rules (Alec London #2)

Going the Distance (Alec London #3)

Winning the Battle (Alec London #4) 

Taking the Lead (Alec London #5)

True Friends (Carmen Browne #1)

Sweet Honesty (Carmen Browne #2)

Golden Spirit (Carmen Browne #3)

Perfect Joy (Carmen Browne #4)

Happy Princess (Carmen Browne #5)

Walter Dean Myers


The Cruisers #1

Checkmate (The Cruisers #2)

A Star Is Born (The Cruisers Book #3)

Oh, Snap! (The Cruisers Book #4)

Fast Sam, Cool Clyde, and Stuff

Won’t Know Till I Get There

Me, Mop, and the Moondance Kid

Vaunda Micheaux Nelson


Shaquille O’ Neal

Little Shaq

Justin Scott Parr

Sage Carrington: Math Mystery in Mexico City, #2 

Sage Carrington: Eighth-Grade Science Sleuth, #1 

Denise Lewis Patrick

Finding Someplace

Meet Cecile (American Girl)

M LaVora Perry

Taneesha Never Disparaging

Taneeshas Treasures of the Heart

Andrea Davis Pinkney

Raven in a Dove House

Bird in a Box

Connie Rose Porter

Addy Learns a Lesson: A School Story (An American Girl)

Teresa Reed

Keisha, The Snow Queen (Magic Attic Club)

Three Cheers For Keisha (Magic Attic Club)

Keisha Leads the Way (Magic Attic Club)

Jewell Parker Rhodes


Bayou Magic

Olugbemisola Rhuday-Perkovich

Eighth-Grade Superzero

Harriette Robinet

Missing From Haymarket Square

Children of the Fire

Sharon Robinson

Slam Dunk! #2

Chudney Ross

Lone Bean

Rachel Renee Russell

Dork Diaries #1: Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

Dork Diaries #2: Tales From a Not-So-Popular Party Girl

Dork Diaries #3: Tales of a Not-So-Talented Pop Star

Dork Diaries #4: Tales from a Not-so-Graceful Ice Princess 

Dork Diaries #5: Tales from a Not-so-Smart Miss Know-it-All

Dork Diaries #6: Tales From a Not-So-Happy Heartbreaker

Dork Diaries #7: Tales from a Not-So-Glam TV Star

Dork Diaries #8: Tales from a Not-So-Happily Ever After 

Dork Diaries #9: Tales from a Not-So-Dorky Drama Queen 

Dork Diaries 10: Tales from a Not-So-Perfect Pet Sitter 

Andrew F. Salkey


Tara Demps Soyinka

A Test for Tayesha (NEATE)

Amar’e Stoudemire

STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #1

STAT: Standing Tall and Talented #2: Double Team

STAT #3: Slam Dunk: Standing Tall and Talented

STAT #4: Schooled (Stat: Standing Tall and Talented)

STAT #5: Most Valuable (Stat: Standing Tall and Talented)

Michael R. Strickland

The Club

Eleanora E. Tate

Just an Overnight Guest

Mildred D. Taylor

The Friendship 

Christine Taylor-Butler

The Lost Tribes 

Omar Tyree

12 Brown Boys

Renee Watson

What Momma Left Me

Valerie Wilson Wesley

Willimena Rules!: How to Lose Your Class Pet #1

Definitely Cool

Maiya Williams

The Fizzy Whiz Kid 

Middle-School Cool 

The Hour of the Outlaw #3 

The Hour of the Cobra #2 

The Golden Hour #1 

Rita Williams-Garcia

No Laughter Here

Jacqueline Woodson

Last Summer with Maizon #1

Maizon at Blue Hill #2

Between Madison and Palmetto #3

Sharon Dennis Wyeth

A Piece of Heaven

The World of Daughter McGuire

Camille Yarbrough

The Shimmershine Queens