The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender
Leslye Walton's The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender is a magical realism love story about a girl born with wings and her quest to find her place
Bedtime Bonnet by Nancy Redd: 9781984895240 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books
About Bedtime Bonnet This joyous and loving celebration of family is the first-ever picture book to highlight Black nighttime hair traditions–and is perfect for every little girl who knows what it’s like to lose her bonnet just before bedtime. In my family, when the sun goes down, our hair goes up! My brother slips a durag over his locs. Sis swirls her hair in a wrap around her head. Daddy covers his black waves with a cap. Mama gathers her corkscrew curls in a scarf. I always wear a bonnet…
Great Books for Tween Girls: Families With Children From China
Here is a list of the best books which feature Chinese and Chinese-American characters for children ages 8-12. There is a little something for everyone: mystery, fantasy, kung fu, and funny stories.
Brown Girl Dreaming
About Brown Girl Dreaming Jacqueline Woodson’s National Book Award and Newbery Honor winner, now available in paperback with 7 all-new poems. Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature A President Obama “O” Book Club pick Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s, living with the remnants of Jim Crow and…
We Don’t Eat Our Classmates
A fresh take on first-day-of-school-jitters with Penelope Rex, a dinosaur with a taste for children, by the award-winning author-illustrator of Mother Bruce, Ryan T. Higgins.
Stand Up, Yumi Chung! by Jessica Kim: 9780525554974 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books
About Stand Up, Yumi Chung! One lie snowballs into a full-blown double life in this irresistible story about an aspiring stand-up comedian. On the outside, Yumi Chung suffers from #shygirlproblems, a perm-gone-wrong, and kids calling her “Yu-MEAT” because she smells like her family’s Korean barbecue restaurant. On the inside, Yumi is ready for her Netflix stand-up special. Her notebook is filled with mortifying memories that she’s reworked into comedy gold. All she needs is a stage and…
Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry, illustrated by Vashti Harrison
Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry , illustrated by Vashti Harrison Review Copy from Kokila Books Zuri is the narrator of Hair Love , a story about her hair …
Fry Bread Cravings? There's A Mix For That
I know most of us to have a favorite fry bread recipe that was passed down from our grandmas, aunties or other relatives. But sometimes you just don't want to bother breaking out all the
Book Giveaway: MARIA THE MATADOR by Anne Lambelet
Author/illustrator Anne Lambelet has a new picture book titled, MARIA THE MATADOR. Anne has agreed to share a book with one lucky winner. All you have to do to get in the running is to leave a comm…
A 2020 Tayshas Reading List Selection A 2020 Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List Selection In Pumpkinheads , beloved #1 New York Times bestselling author Rainbow Rowell and Eisner Award-winning artist Faith Erin Hicks have teamed up to create this tender and hilarious story about two irresistible teens discovering what it means to leave behind a place-and a person-with no regrets. Deja and Josiah are seasonal best friends. Every autumn, all through high school, they''ve worked together at…
How To Make Friends With A Ghost : Rebecca Green : 9781101919019
How To Make Friends With A Ghost by Rebecca Green, 9781101919019, available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.