These are books I've read and enjoyed. I taught 6th grade for awhile, and many are beloved books I shared with my students. I found others much later in life when I once again found time to read for fun!
Judith Viorst, Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day | 15 Wonderful Quotes About Life From Children's Books
This site is awesome. Type in your favorite book and it will list 20 others similar to it. :)
I really enjoyed this book...true story, and fascinating!