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…
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…
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 Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
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by Sherman Alexie Little, Brown & Co, 2007. 230 pgs Grades 8 and up Arnold Spirit, Jr., is a 14-year-old…
Hidden
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by Loic Dauvillier First Second, 2014 76 pgs Grades 2-6 In Hidden, Elsa wakes up in the middle of the…
Fannie Never Flinched: One Woman’s Courage In the Struggle For American Labor Union Rights
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by Mary Cronk Farrell Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2016. 44 pgs Grades 4-8 Fannie Sellins lived during the age…
The Kindness Club: Chloe on the Bright Side
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by Courtney Shienmel Bloomsbury USA Children’s, 2016. 224 pgs Grades 3-6 Chloe Silver is starting 5th grade, and as if…