Picture Books

  • Baasansuren, Bolormaa. My Little Round House. Adapted by Helen Mixter. Toronto: Groundwood Books, 2009.

Children’s Chapter Books

  • Boyce, Frank Cottrell. The Unforgotten Coat. Somerville, MA: Candlewick Press, 2011.
  • Sansom, Anthony. The Thirsty Horse of Mongolia. Wilmington, DE: Thirsty Horse, 2003.

Young Adult Books

  • Higurashi, Nakaba and Seiichi Morimura. Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea. La Jolla, CA: Wildstorm Productions, 2009. (translation; manga)
  • Wilson, Diane L. I Rode a Horse of Milk White Jade. New York: Orchard Books, 1998.
  • Lu, Marie. The Legend Trilogy. New York: G.P. Putnam’s Sons
    • Legend (2011)
    • Prodigy (2013)
    • Champion (2013)
  • Moore, Susan. Crimson Poison. London: Nosy Crow, 2016.


  • Otsuka, Yuzo. Suho’s White Horse: A Mongolian Legend. Illustrated by Suekichi Akaba. Translated by Richard McNamara and Peter Howlett. Dublin, Ireland: R.I.C. Publications, 2007. (picture book)
  • Yep, Laurence. The Khan’s Daughter: A Mongolian Folktale. Illustrated by Jean Tseng and Mou-Sien Tseng. New York: Scholastic, 1997. (picture book)


  • Demi. Genghis Khan. Tarrytown, NY: Marshall Cavendish, 2009. (picture book)
  • Lewin, Ted and Betsy. Horse Song: The Naadam of Mongolia. New York: Lee & Low Books, 2008. (picture book)
  • Ruurs, Margriet. Families Around the World. Toronto, ON: Kids Can Press, 2017. (picture book)