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You Don't Know Everything, Jilly P! Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780545956246
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 25th, 2018

Jilly thinks she's figured out how life works. But when her sister, Emma, is born deaf, she realizes how much she still has to learn. The world is going to treat Jilly, who is white and hearing, differently from Emma,
just as it will treat them both differently from their Black cousins.

A big fantasy reader, Jilly makes a connection online with


Daniel and Ismail Cover Image
By Juan Pablo Iglesias, Alex Peris (Illustrator), Ilan Stavans (Translated by), Eliezer Nowodworski (Translated by), Frieda Press-Danieli (Translated by), Randa Sayegh (Translated by)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781632061560
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Published: Restless Books - August 20th, 2019

A one-of-a-kind, uplifting picture book about a Jewish boy and a Palestinian boy who bond on the soccer field—translated into English, Hebrew, and Arabic.

Daniel and Ismail, one Jewish and the other Palestinian, don’t know each other yet, but they have more in common than they know.


Nanea: The Spirit of Aloha Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781683371380
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Published: American Girl Publishing Inc - August 27th, 2019

The Wall: A Timeless Tale Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781641240383
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Published: Happy Fox Books - July 9th, 2019

Wonderful things can be accomplished when people come together In this moving story, a king banishes anyone who looks different than him and builds a wall to keep them away. Soon, he sees that without people with various types of talents and expertise, his kingdom can no longer flourish.


Jacob's Room to Choose Cover Image
By Sarah Hoffman, Ian Hoffman, Chris Case (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781433830730
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Published: Magination Press - May 7th, 2019

2020 ALA Rainbow Book List Selection

2020 NCSS/CBC Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People Selection


The Bell Rang Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442421134
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - January 15th, 2019

Recipient of a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award
A Kirkus Reviews Best Picture Book of 2019

A young slave girl witnesses the heartbreak and hopefulness of her family and their plantation community when her brother escapes for freedom in this brilliantly conceived picture book by Coretta Scott King Award winner James E.


Hands Up! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525552314
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Published: Dial Books - January 22nd, 2019

This triumphant picture book recasts a charged phrase as part of a black girl's everyday life--hands up for a hug, hands up in class, hands up for a high five--before culminating in a moment of resistance at a protest march.


The Hundred Dresses Cover Image
By Eleanor Estes, Louis Slobodkin (Illustrator), Helena Estes (Contributions by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780152051709
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Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2004

Eleanor Estes’s The Hundred Dresses won a Newbery Honor in 1945 and has never been out of print since. At the heart of the story is Wanda Petronski, a Polish girl in a Connecticut school who is ridiculed by her classmates for wearing the same faded blue dress every day.


Be Who You Are Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316265232
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Published: 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.


New Shoes Cover Image
By Susan Lynn Meyer, Eric Velasquez (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780823435739
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Published: Holiday House - January 30th, 2016

Ella Mae is used to wearing her cousin's hand-me-down shoes—but when her latest pair is already too tight, she's thrilled at the chance to get new shoes.


Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry: 40th Anniversary Special Edition Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781101993880
Availability: Backordered
Published: Dial Books - January 5th, 2016

A stunning repackage of Mildred D. Taylor's Newbery Award-winning masterpiece with cover art by two-time Caldecott Honor Award winner Kadir Nelson and an introduction by Jacqueline Woodson, just in time for its 40th Anniversary! 


Iqbal Cover Image
By Francesco D'Adamo, Ann Leonori (Translated by)
$6.99
ISBN: 9781416903291
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Published: Aladdin - July 1st, 2005

When young Iqbal is sold into slavery at a carpet factory, his arrival changes everything for the other overworked and abused chidren there. It is Iqbal who explains to them that despite their master's promises, he plans on keeping them as his slaves indefinetely.


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