From the award-winning creator of My Dad Used to Be So Cool and Tough Guys Have Feelings Too comes a charming picture book inspired by the true story of Mary Edwards Walker, a trailblazing 19th-century doctor who was arrested many times for wearing pants.
In the segregated south, a young girl thinks that she can drink from a fountain marked "Whites Only" because she is wearing her white socks.
"Lovely and timely. So glad Joshunda is telling our stories." - Jacqueline Woodson
This classic Berenstain Bears story is a perfect way to teach children about the importance of accepting others just as they are!
"A powerful story." —Kirkus ReviewsIt’s Mississippi in the summer of 1955, and Rose Lee Carter can’t wait to move north. For now, she’s living with her sharecropper grandparents on a white man’s cotton plantation.$7.99ISBN: 9781416975663Availability: BackorderedPublished: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 27th, 2009$23.97ISBN: 9780062889652Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quill Tree Books - October 2nd, 2018
All three books in the Coretta Scott King Award-winning series by New York Times-bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia are now available in one beautiful, giftable box set!
Each humorous, unforgettable story follows the Gaither sisters as they grow up during one of the most tumultuous eras in recent American history, the 1960s.$7.99ISBN: 9781481411042Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: 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.$17.99ISBN: 9780316265232Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 25th, 2016
In a brand-new companion to his beloved classic It's Okay to Be Different, New York Times bestselling author Todd Parr encourages kids to be proud of who they are inside.
Be who you are!
Be proud of where you're from.
Be a different color. Speak your language.
Wear everything you need to be you.$7.99ISBN: 9781328740960Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Clarion Books - August 15th, 2017Zomorod (Cindy) Yousefzadeh is the new kid on the block . . . for the fourth time. California’s Newport Beach is her family’s latest perch, and she’s determined to shuck her brainy loner persona and start afresh with a new Brady Bunch name—Cindy. It’s the late 1970s, and fitting in becomes more difficult as Iran makes U.S.$7.99ISBN: 9781683371397Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: American Girl Publishing Inc - August 27th, 2019$16.99ISBN: 9780060760885Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quill Tree Books - January 26th, 2010
In this Newbery Honor novel, New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of three sisters who travel to Oakland, California, in 1968 to meet the mother who abandoned them. A strong option for summer reading—take this book along on a family road trip or enjoy it at home.