New York City Books for Kids and Teens

New York City has to be one of the greatest places in America, if not the world. Luckily for us, many authors have chronicled The Big Apple's antics in a way just right for kids.

Here are some of the books available. This is not yet a complete list, but I'm adding books to the list daily. If you wish to purchase any of these books, click on either the title or the book cover to be directed to Amazon.com. As a warning, I have put up pictures of the book covers to give you somewhat an idea of the style of each book (I know, I know. "Don't judge a book by its cover") so the pages may load slowly, depending on the speed of your internet connection.

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General


The World Trade Center and 9-11-01


General Books About New York City
(Nonfiction)


General Books About Cities
(Not specifically dealing with New York)


Thanksgiving in New York City


Christmas in New York City


Fiction


Fictional Picture Books and "Easy Reader" Stories for Younger Readers
(Ages 4-8)


Fictional Stories for Intermediate Readers
(Ages 9-12)


Fiction for Young Adults


Historical Fiction


Native Americans from New York
(History and Historical Fiction)


Historical Fiction Books
(Colonial Period and Revolutionary War)


Historical Fiction Books
(Ellis Island & Immigration)


Historical Fiction Books
(Life in the 1800s)


Historical Fiction Books
(Life in the 1900s)


History


General New York History Books


Native Americans from New York
(History and Historical Fiction)


History --
Colonial Period and Revolutionary War


History --
Immigration and Ellis Island


History --
The 1800s


History --
The 1900s


Biographies


Manhattan Sites and Organizations
(Fiction and Nonfiction)


The World Trade Center and September 11, 2001


The NYC Fire Department (FDNY) and NY Police Department (NYPD)


The Statue of Liberty


The Empire State Building


Central Park


NYC Art Museums

(Includes
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and
The Museum of Modern Art)


NYC's American Museum of Natural History


Harlem
(Including the Harlem Renaissance)


Chinatown


Little Italy


The Subway System


New York Sports Teams and Players


"The Outer Boroughs" and the "Tri-State Area"
(Fiction and Nonfiction)


Brooklyn


The Bronx


Queens


Staten Island


Long Island


Upstate New York
(Includes the "Northern and Western Suburbs" of
Westchester, Rockland, and Orange Counties)


New York State


Guide Books


New York Test Preparation and Study Guides
(New York State Regents Exams, 8th Grade Tests, NYC Sci-Hi Entrance Exams, etc.)


New York Regents Review Books


Parenting in New York City


Travel Guides for Families with Children


Miscellaneous New York


NYC Toys, Puzzles, and Games (For Kids & Adults)







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