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Global Fiction for Middle Grade Readers

Do you need to find a chapter book to match your country study?  Scroll down to the bottom of this page to find links to suggested chapter books set in a specific country. If you'd like to see what search our catalog for fiction books on countries, here are the steps to take.

  •     Start at the library's online catalog.
  •     Select the Subject Tab.
  •     Enter the country you want.
  •     Click Submit.

Use the Drop Down Box and limit to Keene Public Library Youth Department (for all items nonfiction and fiction items in Youth and Young Adult, Keene Public Library Picture Books, or Keene Public Library Young Adult (teen books on the 1st floor). If you need you books imediately, you can limit to books that are available. You do this after you've completed your search and have your results. Then you click on the box "limit results to available items." You will then get a list of fiction books about your country.  To find out more about the book, you need to first click on the title. Once you get to the title information, you will click on the "More Details" tab to see how long the book is and find a brief description. Some books list the Lexile measure as subject headings. To get to the subject heading, you need to click on the "Search Similar Items" tab.  (FYI, you can search or limit by a Lexile measure too.) And of course the library's staff is happy to recommend their own favorites!