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Ghost Boys

by Jewell Parker Rhodes & Miles Harvey Hachette Book Group (April 17, 2018)

A heartbreaking and powerful story about a black boy killed by a police officer, drawing connections through history, from award-winning author Jewell Parker Rhodes.

Only the living can make the world better....


Jada Sly, Artist & Spy

by Sherri Winston Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (May 13, 2019)

Jada Sly, a hilarious and spunky artist and spy, explores New York City on a mission to find her mom in this "fast paced, fun" illustrated novel from an acclaimed author (School Library Connection).

Ten-year-old...


How High the Moon

by Karyn Parsons Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (March 04, 2019)

To Kill a Mockingbird meets One Crazy Summer in this powerful, bittersweet debut about one girl's journey to reconnect with her mother and learn the truth about her father in the tumultuous times of the Jim...


Ghost Boys

by Jewell Parker Rhodes Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (April 16, 2018)

A heartbreaking and powerful story about a black boy killed by a police officer, drawing connections through history, from award-winning author Jewell Parker Rhodes.

Only the living can make the world better....


The Sweetest Sound

by Sherri Winston Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (January 02, 2017)

A story of family, faith, and following your heart

For ten-year-old Cadence Jolly, birthdays are a constant reminder of all that has changed since her mother skipped town with dreams of becoming a singing star....


The People Could Fly

by Virginia Hamilton & Andrew L. Barnes Blackstone Publishing (December 01, 2011)

Virginia Hamilton (1936-2002), a giant in the world of children's literature, was the first African-American woman to win a Newbery Medal and the first children's book author to be awarded a MacArthur Genius...


Uncle Tom's Cabin

by Harriet Beecher Stowe & Bobbie Frohman Alcazar AudioWorks (February 20, 2014)

Based on the classic 1852 novel, Uncle Tom's Cabin, Harriet Beecher Stowe re-tells the story to allow young readers a glimpse into the darker side of American history.

Uncle Tom's Cabin was the bestselling novel...


War Comes to Willy Freeman

by James Lincoln Collier, Christopher Collier & Sean Crisden Blackstone Publishing (January 01, 2013)

Willy Freeman's life changes forever when she witnesses her father's death at the hands of the Redcoats and returns home to find that the British have taken her mother as a prisoner to New York City. Willy,...


Stealing Freedom

by Elisa Carbone & Robin Miles Blackstone Publishing (February 01, 2012)

Inspired bya true story, this is the riveting novel of a young slave girl's harrowingescape to freedom on the Underground Railroad.

The momentAnn Maria Weems was born, her freedom was stolen from her. Like her...


Jump Ship to Freedom

DJ Rising

by Love Maia Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (February 05, 2012)

The first thing I hear is music. The first thing I've always heard is music.

Meet Marley, an unassuming high school junior who breathes in music like oxygen. In between caring for his heroin-addicted mother,...


Sugar

by Jewell Parker Rhodes Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (May 06, 2013)

From Jewell Parker Rhodes, the author of Towers Falling and Ninth Ward (a Coretta Scott King Honor Book and a Today show Al's Book Club for Kids pick) comes a tale of a strong, spirited young girl who rises...


President of the Whole Fifth Grade

by Sherri Winston Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (October 04, 2010)

Start counting your votes . . . and your friends.

When Brianna Justice's hero, the famous celebrity chef Miss Delicious, speaks at her school and traces her own success back to being president of her fifth grade...


Bird in a Box

by Andrea Davis Pinkney Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (April 11, 2011)

Otis, Willie, and Hibernia are three children with a lot in common: they've all lost a loved one, they each have secret dreams, and they won't stop fighting for what they want. And they're also a lot like their...


Celeste's Harlem Renaissance

by Eleanora E. Tate Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (December 31, 2008)

When Celeste Lassiter Massey is forced to live with her actress Aunt Valentina in Harlem, she is not thrilled to trade her friends and comfortable North Carolina for scary, big-city life. While Celeste experiences...


The Kayla Chronicles

by Sherri Winston Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (December 31, 2007)

Kayla Dean, junior feminist and future journalist, is about the break the story of a lifetime. She is auditioning for the Lady Lions dance team to prove they discriminate against the not-so-well endowed. But...