From two heavy-hitters in children's literature comes a critically acclaimed biographical novel of cultural icon Muhammad Ali.*"This utterly delightful story about Ali's childhood is a smash hit."--School Library Journal (starred review)Five starred reviews!$12.99ISBN: 9780062885500Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Quill Tree Books - October 6th, 2020
New York Times bestselling author Jerry Craft returns with a companion book to New Kid, winner of the 2020 Newbery Medal, the Coretta Scott King Author Award, and the Kirkus Prize.$17.99ISBN: 9781338574852Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Orchard Books - October 6th, 2020
Instant New York Times bestseller!
A lyrical, heart-lifting love letter to Black and brown children everywhere: reminding them how much they matter, that they have always mattered, and they always will, from powerhouse rising star author Tami Charles and esteemed, award-winning illustrator Bryan Collier.$13.95ISBN: 9781646632343Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Koehler Books - December 31st, 2020
First there was Bird. Then there was Bird-Bird. And now, Third Bird. Magnolia's daddy won the beloved cockatiel Third Bird at a carnival, just before he died in a car accident. Magnolia promised to always take good care of Third Bird . . . but then she loses him, when she accidentally allows the bird to fly from his cage at her mama's beauty salon.$17.99ISBN: 9780763696504Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Candlewick - October 13th, 2020
On his first train ride, Michael meets a new friend from the “whites only” car—but finds they can hang together for only part of the trip—in the last story in a trilogy about the author’s life growing up in the segregated South.$7.99ISBN: 9780062872005Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Heartdrum - December 8th, 2020
In her debut middle grade novel—inspired by her family’s history—Christine Day tells the story of a girl who uncovers her family’s secrets—and finds her own Native American identity.$17.99ISBN: 9781338617665Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scholastic Press - October 20th, 2020N.H. Senzai and Shannon Hitchcock expertly craft the intersection of the lives of two girls-one, a Muslim fleeing civil war, the other, an American from the South-as they are forced to examine their beliefs and the true meaning of friendship in the midst of the president's 2017 Muslim ban.$17.99ISBN: 9781338591385Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Scholastic Press - September 15th, 2020The story of Mia and her family and friends at the Calivista Motel continues in this powerful, hilarious, and resonant sequel to the award-winning novel Front Desk.
Mia Tang thinks she's going to have the best year ever.
$18.00ISBN: 9781947888081Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Flyaway Books - September 22nd, 2020
Winner of the 2020 Goddard Riverside CBC Youth Book Prize for Social Justice
Dad, what happened?
Why are they shooting?
What is this vigil for?$7.99ISBN: 9780358379058Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Versify - October 13th, 2020This lush tale of magic and dragons is a gem for any adventure-seeking middle grader and perfect for fans of Aru Shah and the End of Time.
Anya and the Dragon is the story of fantasy and mayhem in tenth century Eastern Europe, where headstrong eleven-year-old Anya is a daughter of the only Jewish family in her village.$16.99ISBN: 9781250234100Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 12th, 2021
Kimberly Willis Holt's The Ambassador of Nowhere, Texas is a stunning post-9/11 companion to the National Book Award-winner When Zachary Beaver Came to Town.$18.99ISBN: 9781525301513Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Kids Can Press - October 6th, 2020When a hungry alligator moves to their town, the residents want him out . . . until they get to know him (and learn what he's actually hungry for!). A timely tale about empathy, acceptance and a community's response to injustice.