Good Books For Kids To Read Dealing With Reality and Hardship

Here is the book list we had the kids read from during our February 2012 experiment. I am sure there are many more good ones out there I missed - if I did, let me know and I will add them. Thanks!

Where the Red Fern Grows
Moon Over Manifest
Little Woman
Anne of Green Gables
The Railway Children
To Kill A Mockingbird
Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm
Diary of Anne Frank
The Hiding Place
Love’s Abiding Joy
Girl of the Limberlost
Old Yeller
Island of the Blue Dolphins
Summer of the Monkeys
Bridge to Terabithia
The Indian in the Cupboard
The Yearling
The Call of the Wild
The Giver
My Side of the Mountain
Because of Winn Dixie
The Secret Garden
Julie of the Wolves
Caddie Woodlawn
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
Huck Finn
The Borrowers
The Whipping Boy
Misty of Chincoteague