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How High the Moon Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316484008
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 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 Crow South.


Not My Idea: A Book about Whiteness (Ordinary Terrible Things) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340007
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Published: Dottir Press - September 4th, 2018

**A WHITE RAVEN 2019 SELECTION**

NAMED ONE OF SCHOOL LIBRARY JOURNAL'S BEST BOOKS OF 2018

Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness is a a picture book that invites white children and parents to become curious about racism, accept that it's real, and cultivate justice.


Kiki and Jacques: A Refugee Story Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823441808
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Published: Holiday House - February 12th, 2019

Can Kiki and Jacques be friends—or are they just too different?


The Wolf in Underpants Cover Image
By Wilfrid Lupano, Mayana Itoïz (Illustrator), Paul Cauuet (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9781541545304
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Published: Graphic Universe (Tm) - March 5th, 2019

In this witty graphic novel, a community of forest animals trades scary rumors about a nearby wolf. Some critters have even gone into business selling wolf traps and anti-wolf fences. But when the wolf appears in a pair of striped underpants, everyone rethinks their fears. This is a heartwarming story about understanding differences, told with an oddball sense of humor.


Cicada Cover Image
By Shaun Tan, Shaun Tan (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781338298390
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Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - January 29th, 2019

From the visionary Shaun Tan, an inspirational story for older picture book readers and beyond


The Unsung Hero of Birdsong, USA Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524737092
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - January 8th, 2019

The Coretta Scott King Honor-winning author tells the moving story of the friendship between a young white boy and a Black WWII veteran who has recently returned to the unwelcoming Jim Crow South.


Bunnybear Cover Image
By Andrea J. Loney, Carmen Saldaña (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780807509388
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Published: Albert Whitman & Company - January 31st, 2017

Although Bunnybear was born a bear, he feels more like a bunny. He prefers bouncing in the thicket to tramping in the forest, and in his heart he's fluffy and tiny, like a rabbit, instead of burly and loud, like a bear. The other bears don't understand him, and neither do the bunnies. Will Bunnybear ever find a friend who likes him just the way he is?


Sugar Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316043069
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 3rd, 2014

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 beyond her circumstances and inspires others to work toward a brighter future.


Fire in the Streets Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442422315
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Published: Aladdin - August 27th, 2013

What means more, shared values or shared blood? Maxie’s choice changes everything in this acclaimed companion to The Rock and the River.

Bad things happen in the heat, they say.

Maxie knows all about how fire can erupt at a moment’s notice, especially now, in the sweltering Chicago summer of 1968.


Weedflower Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781416975663
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 27th, 2009

Iggie's House Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481411042
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - April 29th, 2014

When it comes to friendship, who cares about skin color? This classic middle grade novel from Judy Blume carries an important message—with a fresh new look.

Iggie’s House just wasn’t the same. Iggie was gone, moved to Tokyo.


Does My Head Look Big In This? Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780439922333
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - August 1st, 2008

When sixteen-year-old Amal decides to wear the hijab full-time, her entire world changes, all because of a piece of cloth...

Sixteen-year-old Amal makes the decision to start wearing the hijab full-time and everyone has a reaction. Her parents, her teachers, her friends, people on the street.


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