Random House: Bringing You the Best in Fiction, Nonfiction, and Children's Books
Authors
Books
eBooks
Newletters and Alerts
366 books in Juvenile Fiction - People & Places

Subscribe to our RSS/XML feed with web-based news readers.
Click your choice:

RSS
RSS PDF
Atom Feed
Add to Google

Browse Category

Find more Juvenile Fiction books by browsing the categories below.

Juvenile Fiction:

Juvenile Fiction:

Sort: Author   Bestselling  Format   Date   Price   Title  
My Heart Will Not Sit Down
My Heart Will Not Sit Down
Written by Mara Rockliff, Illustrated by Ann Tanksley
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375845697
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

My Heart Will Not Sit Down

Written by Mara Rockliff
Illustrated by Ann Tanksley


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $17.99

When Kedi hears about America's Great Depression from her teacher, her heart will not sit down. Men and women are unable to find work. Children are going hungry. In her teacher's village of New York City, people are starving because they do not have money to buy food. But can one... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
My Heart Will Not Sit Down
My Heart Will Not Sit Down
Written by Mara Rockliff, Illustrated by Ann Tanksley
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375987281
Our Price: $10.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
My Heart Will Not Sit Down

Written by Mara Rockliff
Illustrated by Ann Tanksley


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $10.99

When Kedi hears about America's Great Depression from her teacher, her heart will not sit down. Men and women are unable to find work. Children are going hungry. In her teacher's village of New York City, people are starving because they do not have money to buy food. But can one... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
The Ruby Notebook
The Ruby Notebook
Written by Laura Resau
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375845253
Our Price: $9.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Ruby Notebook

Written by Laura Resau


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: January 10, 2012
Price: $9.99

Sixteen-year-old Zeeta and her flighty English-teaching mom, Layla, have traveled the world together, settling in a different country every year, making a whole new set of friends and adopting new customs. This year, they’ve chosen to live in Aix-en-Provence, France, an enchanting city full of fountains, creamy yellow light, and a... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Where Is Tibet?
Where Is Tibet?
Written by Gina Halpern, Illustrated by Gina Halpern
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781559393836
Our Price: $14.95
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Where Is Tibet?
A Story in Tibetan and English
Written by Gina Halpern
Illustrated by Gina Halpern


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: December 13, 2011
Price: $14.95

"Where is Tibet?" is really a way of asking "Where is happiness?" Gina Halpern's enchanting book takes children on a double journey: to a real country, and into their own hearts. Brilliantly illustrated with Tibetan images and colors, this sensitively rendered, cross-cultural book follows the search of a refugee Tibetan boy... Read more >
Billy the Kid and the Vampyres of Vegas
Billy the Kid and the Vampyres of Vegas
Written by Michael Scott
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307975553
Our Price: $1.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Billy the Kid and the Vampyres of Vegas
A Lost Story from the Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel
Written by Michael Scott


Format: eBook, 56 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2011
Price: $1.99

Years before Sophie and Josh Newman met Nicholas Flamel, two legendary warriors fought together for the first time. Billy the Kid and Scathach the Shadow.
Now that lost story can be told . . .
 
Billy the Kid is immortal. And being immortal means following unpredictable paths. With this exclusive eBook, Michael... Read more >
Lala Salama
Lala Salama
Written by Patricia Maclachlan, Illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763647476
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Lala Salama
A Tanzanian Lullaby
Written by Patricia Maclachlan
Illustrated by Elizabeth Zunon


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $16.99

For sleepy little ones everywhere, Newbery Medalist Patricia MacLachlan offers a lyrical Tanzanian lullaby that follows a loving family through their day.

The rhythm of the day's activities creates the melody of the evening's lullaby in this sweet song of family life along the banks of Lake Tanganyika. As the bright day... Read more >
A New Year's Reunion
A New Year's Reunion
Written by Yu Li-Qiong, Illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763658816
Our Price: $15.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

A New Year's Reunion
A Chinese Story
Written by Yu Li-Qiong
Illustrated by Zhu Cheng-Liang


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2011
Price: $15.99

A New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Book of 2011!

Maomao's dad works many miles away, but he is coming home for New Year!


Little Maomao's father works in faraway places and comes home just once a year, for Chinese New Year. At first Maomao barely recognizes him, but before long the family... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Light Years
Light Years
Written by Tammar Stein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307487513
Our Price: $6.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Light Years

Written by Tammar Stein


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 26, 2011
Price: $6.99

He went to school to learn how to kill me. The Israeli girl who ruined his life. Seven people were killed instead. A single mother of two. A computer programmer. Two college students. A grandmother and her four-year-old grandson sharing an ice cream. And Dov, my boyfriend, my heart, the man... Read more >
The Cay
The Cay
Written by Theodore Taylor
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307800145
Our Price: $6.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Cay

Written by Theodore Taylor


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 28, 2011
Price: $6.99

Read Theodore Taylor’s classic bestseller and Lewis Carroll Shelf Award winner The Cay.
   Phillip is excited when the Germans invade the small island of Curaçao. War has always been a game to him, and he’s eager to glimpse it firsthand–until the freighter he and his mother are traveling to the United... Read more >
Mamba Point
Mamba Point
Written by Kurtis Scaletta
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375854729
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Mamba Point

Written by Kurtis Scaletta


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $6.99

When his dad gets a job at the U.S. embassy in Liberia, twelve-year-old Linus Tuttle knows it's his chance for a fresh start. Instead of being his typical anxious self, from now on he'll be cooler and bolder: the new Linus.
 
But as soon as his family gets off the plane, they... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Tales from India
Tales from India
Written by Jamila Gavin, Illustrated by Amanda Hall
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763655648
Our Price: $19.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Tales from India

Written by Jamila Gavin
Illustrated by Amanda Hall


Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $19.99

Discover a world of classic tales from India.

Come on a journey with renowned storyteller Jamila Gavin as she writes of great floods, legendary romances, and epic battles between good and evil. This new collection of Hindu tales, including the birth of the gods, tales of creation, and the arrival of humans... Read more >
Chirchir Is Singing
Chirchir Is Singing
Written by Kelly Cunnane, Illustrated by Jude Daly
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375861987
Our Price: $17.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Chirchir Is Singing

Written by Kelly Cunnane
Illustrated by Jude Daly


Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $17.99

Chirchir just wants to make herself useful like all her other family members. But she drops Mama's water bucket, spills Kogo's tea, and sends Baba's potatoes tumbling down the hill. Isn't there something that Chirchir does best? Set in the rolling hills of rural Kenya, this is a wise and lyrical... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Chirchir Is Singing
Chirchir Is Singing
Written by Kelly Cunnane, Illustrated by Jude Daly
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375988745
Our Price: $10.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Chirchir Is Singing

Written by Kelly Cunnane
Illustrated by Jude Daly


Format: eBook, 40 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $10.99

Chirchir just wants to make herself useful like all her other family members. But she drops Mama's water bucket, spills Kogo's tea, and sends Baba's potatoes tumbling down the hill. Isn't there something that Chirchir does best? Set in the rolling hills of rural Kenya, this is a wise and lyrical... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover.
Handa's Hen
Handa's Hen
Written by Eileen Browne
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763653613
Our Price: $6.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Handa's Hen

Written by Eileen Browne


Format: Trade Paperback, 32 pages
On Sale: August 23, 2011
Price: $6.99

Every morning, Handa, a young girl from the Luo tribe, feeds breakfast to Mondi, her grandma's black hen. This morning, however, Mondi is nowhere to be seen. So Handa and her friend Akeyo set off on a hunt, coming upon two fluttery butterflies, three stripy mice, four little lizards, five beautiful... Read more >
The Blackhope Enigma
The Blackhope Enigma
Written by Teresa Flavin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763656942
Our Price: $15.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

The Blackhope Enigma

Written by Teresa Flavin


Format: Hardcover, 304 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $15.99

An ancient painting, a magical labyrinth, and skeletons found in a locked room.

For centuries, Blackhope Tower has been shrouded in intrigue, centering on a labyrinth and painting in the Mariner's Chamber. When fourteen-year-old Sunni Forrest visits the tower and sees her stepbrother, Dean, disappear, seemingly into the painting itself, she must... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Chike and the River
Chike and the River
Written by Chinua Achebe
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307473868
Our Price: $10.00
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Chike and the River

Written by Chinua Achebe


Format: Trade Paperback, 96 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $10.00

The more Chike saw the ferry-boats the more he wanted to make the trip to Asaba. But where would he get the money? He did not know. Still, he hoped.

Eleven-year-old Chike longs to cross the Niger River to the city of Asaba, but he doesn’t have the sixpence he needs to...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Chike and the River
Chike and the River
Written by Chinua Achebe
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307742070
Our Price: $8.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Chike and the River

Written by Chinua Achebe


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $8.99

The more Chike saw the ferry-boats the more he wanted to make the trip to Asaba. But where would he get the money? He did not know. Still, he hoped.

Eleven-year-old Chike longs to cross the Niger River to the city of Asaba, but he doesn’t have the sixpence he needs to...

Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Requiem
Requiem
Written by Paul B. Janeczko, Illustrated by Various
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763647278
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Requiem
Poems of the Terezin Ghetto
Written by Paul B. Janeczko
Illustrated by Various


Format: Hardcover
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $16.99

Paul B. Janeczko’s stirring new collection of poems goes inside the walls of the notorious camp to portray the indomitable spirit of those incarcerated there.

Hitler hailed Terezín (Theresienstadt) as a haven for artistic Jews, when in reality the Czech concentration camp was little more than a way station to the gas... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
The Undrowned Child
The Undrowned Child
Written by Michelle Lovric
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375898617
Our Price: $7.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
The Undrowned Child

Written by Michelle Lovric


Format: eBook, 464 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $7.99

Teodora has always longed to visit Venice, and at last she has her chance. But strange and sinister things are afoot in the beautiful floating city. Teo is quickly subsumed into a secret world in which salty-tongued mermaids run subversive printing presses, ghosts good and bad patrol the streets, statues speak... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Waiting for the Biblioburro
Waiting for the Biblioburro
Written by Monica Brown, Illustrated by John Parra
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781582463537
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Waiting for the Biblioburro

Written by Monica Brown
Illustrated by John Parra


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: August 9, 2011
Price: $16.99

Ana loves stories. She often makes them up to help her little brother fall asleep. But in her small village there are only a few books and she has read them all. One morning, Ana wakes up to the clip-clop of hooves, and there before her, is the most wonderful sight... Read more >
Also available as an eBook.
Larry Gets Lost in Alaska
Larry Gets Lost in Alaska
Written by John Skewes and Michael Mullin, Illustrated by John Skewes
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781570617287
Our Price: $16.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Larry Gets Lost in Alaska

Written by John Skewes and Michael Mullin
Illustrated by John Skewes


Format: Hardcover, 32 pages
On Sale: July 26, 2011
Price: $16.99

Learn about the Iditarod, the northern lights, the Kodiak bear, and more with Larry the pup. While traveling on a cruise to Alaska, Larry the pup and his owner Pete observe the native wildlife and spectacular scenery of the Alaska coast. But when Larry finds himself on a sea plane ride... Read more >
Also available as a trade paperback.
Rickshaw Girl

Written by Mitali Perkins


Format: eBook, 96 pages
On Sale: June 17, 2011
Price: $5.99

Naima is a talented painter of traditional alpana patterns, which Bangladeshi women and girls paint on their houses for special celebrations. But Naima is not satisfied just painting alpana. She wants to help earn money for her family, like her best friend, Saleem, does for his family. When Naima's rash effort... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a trade paperback.
Heidi
Heidi
Written by Johanna Spyri, Adapted by Gail Herman, Illustrated by Lydia Halverson
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375868993
Our Price: $4.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Heidi

Written by Johanna Spyri
Adapted by Gail Herman
Illustrated by Lydia Halverson


Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $4.99

Five-year-old Heidi, an orphan, has been sent to live with her grandfather in the Swiss Alps. All of his neighbors fear him, but Heidi knows he is kind at heart, and the two learn to live happily together. Heidi loves her life, but soon her aunt takes her away and forces... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover library binding.
Heidi
Heidi
Written by Johanna Spyri, Adapted by Gail Herman, Illustrated by Lydia Halverson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375899867
Our Price: $4.99
amazon.com
barnesandnoble.com
borders.com
Google eBookStore
kobobooks.com
more>>
Heidi

Written by Johanna Spyri
Adapted by Gail Herman
Illustrated by Lydia Halverson


Format: eBook, 112 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $4.99

The story of Heidi was written over one hundred years ago, however, it is far from a period piece. In the Swiss Alps, where it is set, a hundred years is just the blink of an eye. We see in her the daughter that every mother dreams of having and every... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover library binding and a trade paperback.
Heidi
Heidi
Written by Johanna Spyri, Adapted by Gail Herman, Illustrated by Lydia Halverson
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780375968990
Our Price: $12.99
 Quantity: 1 
Buy From a Local Store

Heidi

Written by Johanna Spyri
Adapted by Gail Herman
Illustrated by Lydia Halverson


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 112 pages
On Sale: May 24, 2011
Price: $12.99

The story of Heidi was written over one hundred years ago, however, it is far from a period piece. In the Swiss Alps, where it is set, a hundred years is just the blink of an eye. We see in her the daughter that every mother dreams of having and every... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
View pages: 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13
Page 8 of 15
View past category highlights: