Wild Things: 8 Animal Books (8-11) Eight books about our animal friends Animals come in all shapes and sizes. Here are some great stories about them. 1. Black Beauty Anna Sewell 2. A Coyote's in the House Elmore Leonard 3. Tilly and the Badgers Joan Lingard 4. Flush Carl Hiaasen 5. Sky Hawk Gill Lewis 6. Wild Kat McCrumble Margaret Ryan 7. Wolf Brother Michelle Paver 8. Charlotte's Web E B White Tags: 8-11, animals View the discussion thread.