Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Kids Booklist
The World of Work

Planning ahead pays off, especially when it comes to preparing for a career. But before you can plan, you'll need to dream a little. Whether you're captivated by the clanging of the fire engine or interested in running the country, there's probably a children's book that explores your interests. So check out the list below, search the catalog or ask your local librarian for more great titles about earning a living and making a life.


Grace for President

ER Vets: Life in an Animal Emergency Room

Astronaut Handbook

Bulldog's Big Day

Who Will I Be, Lord?

The Elephant Scientist

Career Day

Silly Lilly in What Will I Be Today?

How Does the Show Go On?: An Introduction to the Theater

I Can Be Anything!

If I Ran for President

Whose Shoes? A Shoe for Every Job

Fire Engine Man