Many Points of View


Pablo Picasso

 Early 20th century

Paintings show many points of view at once



Novels told from multiple points of view:

Cooney, Caroline B. Among Friends.

Fleischman, Paul. Seedfolks.

Haddix, Margaret P. Turnabout.

Korman, Gordon. Schooled.

Mourlevat, Jean-Claude. The Pull of the Ocean.

Perkins, Lynne Rae. Criss Cross.

Perkins, Mitali. Bamboo People.

Stroud, Jonathan. The Amulet of Samarkand.

Wolitzer, Meg. The Fingertips of Duncan Dorfman.



Picture Books

A story told from the point of view of several different characters:
Browne, Anthony. Voices in the Park.

A story of Columbus’s arrival in the West Indies told from the point of view of a Taino Indian boy:
Yolen, Jane. Encounter.


A story told from the whale’s point of view:
Spinelli, Eileen. Jonah’s Whale.


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