In this inspiring young readers adaptation of Elizabeth Letts' New York Times bestseller, one American troop will save the world's most precious horses during the final stretch of World War II.
Henry Louis Gates, Jr. presents a journey through America's past and our nation's attempts at renewal in this look at the Civil War's conclusion, Reconstruction, and the rise of Jim Crow segregation.$11.99ISBN: 9781941367513Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order NowPublished: Downtown Bookworks - April 16th, 2019
A Black Woman Did That! spotlights vibrant, inspiring black women whose accomplishments have changed the world for the better.
A Black Woman Did That! is a celebration of strong, resilient, innovative, and inspiring women of color.$9.99ISBN: 9781547820030Availability: Special OrderPublished: Time Home Entertainment - January 8th, 2019$7.99ISBN: 9781534404113Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - February 12th, 2019
“A truly inspiring read.” —Booklist (starred review)
“A solid account of women’s contributions as aviators during World War II.” —Kirkus Reviews
In the tradition of Hidden Figures, debut author Patricia Pearson offers a beautifully written account of the remarkable but often forgotten group of female fi$17.99ISBN: 9780425288986Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - January 29th, 2019
A page-turning middle-grade adaptation of the New York Times bestseller about George Washington's top-secret spy ring that helped defeat the British.$17.99ISBN: 9781984837493Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Philomel Books - January 8th, 2019
From Senator Kamala Harris comes a picture book with an empowering message: Superheroes are all around us--and if we try, we can all be heroes too. Now a #1 New York Times bestseller!$12.99ISBN: 9781250144119Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Square Fish - January 8th, 2019
Did you know that many of America’s Founding Fathers—who fought for liberty and justice for all—were slave owners? Through the powerful stories of five enslaved people who were “owned” by four of our greatest presidents, this middle-grade nonfiction book helps set the record straight about the role slavery played in the founding of America.$12.99ISBN: 9781250118752Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Square Fish - January 15th, 2019
The New York Times-bestselling incredible true story of Michael Bornstein—who at age 4 was one of the youngest children to be liberated from the Auschwitz concentration camp—and of his family
“Both moving and memorable, combining the emotional resolve of a memoir with the rhythm of a novel.” —New York Times Book Review$17.99ISBN: 9781681198521Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Bloomsbury Children's Books - January 8th, 2019
In 1956, one year before federal troops escorted the Little Rock 9 into Central High School, fourteen year old Jo Ann Allen was one of twelve African-American students who broke the color barrier and integrated Clinton High School in Tennessee. At first things went smoothly for the Clinton 12, but then outside agitators interfered, pitting the townspeople against one another.$12.99ISBN: 9781250294470Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Square Fish - January 15th, 2019
A great American sport and Native American history come together in this true story for middle grade readers about how Jim Thorpe and Pop Warner created the legendary Carlisle Indians football team, from acclaimed, award-winning and bestselling author Steve Sheinkin.$17.99ISBN: 9781250127730Availability: Click Title for IN STOCK LocationPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - January 8th, 2019
A lyrical picture book biography of Janet Collins, the first African American principal dancer at the Metropolitan Opera House.