Piecing Me Together
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by Renee Watson Scholastic, 2017 261 pgs Grades 7-12 Jade is a junior at St. Francis High School, a…
The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Marcher
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by Cynthia Levinson Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2017 Grades 1-5 Audrey Faye Hendricks was only 9-years-old, but she…
She Persisted: 13 American Women Who Changed the World
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by Chelsea Clinton Philomel Books, 2017. Grades PreK-2. “She persisted” has become a mantra for many since the 2016 US…
The Journey
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by Francesca Sanna Flying Eye Books, 2016 Grades 1-4 The Journey is the story of a family’s journey to flee…
UnSelfie: Why Empathetic Kids Succeed in Our All-About-Me World
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by Michele Borba Touchstone, 2016 288 pgs UnSelfie by Dr. Borba is a well-rounded how-to book for parents and educators,…
Darius and Twig
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by Walter Dean Myers Amistad, 2013. 201 pages Grades 8 and up Darius and Twig are best friends living in…
Mixed Me!
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by Taye Diggs Feiwel and Friends, 2015. Grades K-3 Mike is a perfect blend of his two parents. Mike…
Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming
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by Paul Hawken, ed. Penguin Books, 2017. 256 pgs Grades 8 and up Too often, when we seek to learn…
Lily and Dunkin
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by Donna Gephart Delacorte Press, 2016. 340 pgs Grades 5-9 Tim wakes up every morning knowing something that others can’t…
Beyond Magenta: Transgender Teens Speak Out
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by Susan Kuklin Candlewick Press, 2014. 182 pages Grades 9 and up Beyond Magenta is a collection of stories of…
The Attack
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by Loic Dauvillier (adapted from the novel by Yasmina Khadra) Firefly Books, 2016. 152 pgs Grades 10 and up Amin…
War of the Whales
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by Joshua Horowitz Berrett-Koehler, 2014. 423 pgs Grades 10 and up Author Joshua Horwitz’s investigative narrative tells the story of…