Black Lives Matter - Celebrate Black History Month

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Celebrate Black History Month with some of our favorite authors, along with the culture and contributions of the Black community - inspiration for all ages!

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YA Fiction EAudio
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NonFiction Audio
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Adult Fiction EBook

Blood Grove

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How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

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This Close to Okay

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  Good New Books, This Book, Marlon James, Viborg, Penguin Random House, Historical Fiction, Fiction Books, Audio Books, Books To Read
Marlon JamesHistorical Fiction

The Prophets

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  Book Club List, Book Club Books, New Books, The Book, Good Books, Books To Read, Book Clubs, Brigitte Lacombe, Annie Oakley
Book Club BooksThe BookBook ClubsBrigitte LacombeAnnie Oakley

Black Buck

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  Book Club Books, New Books, Books To Read, Book Lists, Good Books, Elle Marie, Marie Claire, Date, Libros

The Kindest Lie

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Adult Fiction Print

  Vietnam Veterans, Black History Month, Fiction Books, Large Prints, Young Man, Detective, Smoke, Dog, Woman
Vietnam VeteransLarge PrintsYoung ManDetectiveWoman

Blood Grove

  Book Club Books, Books To Read, My Books, Fiction And Nonfiction, Literary Fiction, Free Reading, Reading Lists, Celebrity Books, Between Two Worlds
Book Club BooksMy BooksFree ReadingReading Lists

How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

  Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, Marlon James, Toni Morrison, Black History Month, Man In Love, Historical Fiction, Black Love
My BooksMarlon JamesMan In LoveHistorical Fiction

The Prophets

  Book Club List, Book Club Books, New Books, The Book, Good Books, Books To Read, Book Clubs, Brigitte Lacombe, Annie Oakley
Book Club BooksThe BookBook ClubsBrigitte LacombeAnnie Oakley

Black Buck

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  Great Books, New Books, Books To Read, Historical Fiction Novels, Fiction Books, Between Two Worlds, Good Readers, World Of Books, Page Turner
Good ReadersWorld Of BooksPage Turner

Yellow wife

  Book Club Books, New Books, Books To Read, Book Lists, Good Books, Elle Marie, Marie Claire, Date, Libros

The Kindest Lie

Read "Another Brooklyn A Novel" by Jacqueline Woodson available from Rakuten Kobo. A Finalist for the 2016 National Book Award New York Times Bestseller A SeattleTimes pick for Summer Reading Roundup Books 2016, New Books, Good Books, Books To Read, 2017 Books, Date, Brooklyn Book, National Book Award, Friends Set
Books 20162017 BooksDateBrooklyn BookFriends Set

Another Brooklyn

YA Fiction Print

  Cool Books, Ya Books, Book Club Books, Mfa Programs, Broken Book, English Reading, Reading Levels, School S, Book Recommendations
Ya BooksBook Club BooksMfa ProgramsBroken BookBook Recommendations

Yesterday Is History

The Gilded Ones

  Ya Books, Book Club Books, Books To Read, Competition Book, Every Teenagers, All American Boy, Coretta Scott King, K Pop Star, Hard To Love
Ya BooksBook Club BooksCompetition BookK Pop StarHard To Love

Love Is a Revolution

  Ya Books, Good Books, Books To Read, National Book Award, Ya Novels, Green Books, Black Books, Black History Month, Bestselling Author
Ya BooksYa NovelsBestselling Author

One of the Good Ones

  Real Life Love Stories, Love Story, Nicola Yoon, Writing Programs, Away From Her, Jane The Virgin, Losing Everything, Special Education Teacher, Romance Novels
Love StoryAway From HerJane The VirginLosing EverythingRomance Novels

Happily Ever Afters

  Historical Romance Novels, Dark Books, Teen Witch, Get Shot, Losing Her, Reading Online, Audio Books, Lettering, Corner
Get Shot

Your Corner Dark

Class Act

  National Book Award Winners, King Author, Coretta Scott King, Children's Book Awards, University Of Dayton, Family Traditions, Ever After, Girls Dream, Reading
National Book Award WinnersFamily TraditionsEver AfterReading

Before the Ever After

  Brooklyn Neighborhoods, Prep School, Brown Girl, Girls Dream, National Book Award, Rest Of The World, 20th Anniversary, Black History Month, In This Moment
Brooklyn NeighborhoodsBrown GirlRest Of The WorldIn This Moment

If You Come Softly

HARBOR ME written by Jacqueline Woodson. When six students are chosen to participate in a weekly talk with no adults allowed, they discover that when they're together, it's safe to share the hopes and fears they have to hide from the rest of the world.

Harbor Me

Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson is the 2014 winner of the National Book Award for Young Adult literature. In this novel in free verse, Ms. Woodson takes us on a tour of her childhood in G. Ya Books, Good Books, Books To Read, National Book Award Winners, Jandy Nelson, Meanwhile In America, Children's Book Awards, Brooklyn, Between Two Worlds
Ya BooksNational Book Award WinnersJandy NelsonMeanwhile In America

Brown Girl Dreaming

  Chapter Books, New Chapter, Ya Books, Good Books, Books By Black Authors, Children's Book Awards, Spring Books, Coming Of Age, Book Lists
New ChapterYa BooksBooks By Black AuthorsBook Lists

Black Brother, Black Brother

Ghost Boys (Book) : Rhodes, Jewell Parker : "After seventh-grader Jerome is shot by a white police officer, he observes the aftermath of his death and meets the ghosts of other fallen black boys including historical figure Emmett Till"-- Books For Boys, Childrens Books, Rhodes, New Books, Good Books, Realistic Fiction, Ghost Boy, Read Aloud Books, Black Authors
Books For BoysChildrens BooksRhodesGhost BoyRead Aloud Books

Ghost Boys

Miles Morales: Spider-Man (A Marvel YA Novel) by Jason Reynolds 9781484787489 Ultimate Spider Man, Ultimate Marvel, Ya Books, Good Books, Comic Books, Comic Art, Free Epub, Free Download, Gi Joe
Ultimate MarvelYa BooksFree Epub

Miles Morales: Spider-Man

  Coretta Scott King, King Author, Middle School Books, Kindle, National Book Award, Bestselling Author, Book Lovers, Audio Books, Books To Read
Middle School BooksKindleBestselling Author

Look Both Ways

Children's Print

Hair Love

Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History by Vashti Harrison. Featuring forty trailblazing black women in American history, Little Leaders educates and inspires as it relates true stories of breaking boundaries and achieving beyond expectations.

Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

  Book Club Books, New Books, Books To Read, Growing Apart, African American Girl, Black Characters, Fiction And Nonfiction, Fun Comics, Children's Literature
Book Club BooksBlack CharactersChildren's Literature

Twins

  Feeling Like A Failure, Books By Black Authors, National Poetry Month, Book Format, Black Kids, Historical Fiction, Used Books, Novels, Be True To Yourself

Garvey's Choice

  King Author, Coretta Scott King, Kids Activity Books, King Book, New Teachers, Children's Literature, First Girl
King BookChildren's LiteratureFirst Girl

Words with Wings

New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history in this board book edition of Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History. Black History Books, Black History Month, Men In Black, James Baldwin, Free Reading, Reading Lists, Book Lists, Book Authors, Reading Online

Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History

Get this from a library! Bedtime for sweet creatures. Elizabeth Zunon] -- A beloved and very sleepy little boy resists his mother's efforts to put him to bed.

Bedtime for Sweet Creatures

  Reading Tracker, Black History Month, Poems, Notebook, Author, Classroom, Culture, Celebrities, Life
Reading TrackerPoemsAuthorCultureCelebritiesLife

Feathers

so many lesson plan ideas from this great little book. Vanessa D’Egidio on Teaching for Social Justice in Primary School Classrooms Primary School, Elementary Schools, Let Them Talk, Let It Be, Cultural Diversity, Anti Racism, School Classroom, Classroom Tools, School

Let's Talk About Race

Each Kindness

The Madman of Piney Woods by Christopher Paul Curtis. Can be read separate from the author's companion book Elijah of Buxton - but it is most affecting if you've read "Elijah" first. He's Miss Liz's favorite children's author around, a must-read! Historical Fiction Books, Fiction And Nonfiction, Newbery Medal, Wood Book, Children's Picture Books, Ya Books, Mad Men, Childrens Books, Novels
Ya BooksMad MenChildrens BooksNovels

The Madman of Piney Woods

  Children's Book Awards, Poetry Foundation, National Book Award, Award Winning Books, Classic Books, African American History, Black History Month, Teaching Kids, Childrens Books
Award Winning BooksAfrican American HistoryChildrens Books

The Other Side

Read "The Journey of Little Charlie (National Book Award Finalist)" by Christopher Paul Curtis available from Rakuten Kobo. The National Book Award finalist by Christopher Paul Curtis! Twelve-year-old Charlie is down on his luck: His sharecropp.

The Journey of Little Charlie

Jacqueline Woodson is the National Ambassador for Young People's LiteratureA NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson and two-time Pura Belpré Illustrator Award winner Rafael López have teamed up to create.

The Day You Begin

  Historical Fiction Books, Fiction Novels, Birmingham 1963, Kids Book Club, Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King, Books To Read, This Book, Author
Birmingham 1963Author

Bud, Not Buddy

Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis [Scholastic (Hardcover): Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul Curtis. Published by Scholastic Binding: Hardcover American Literature, Children's Literature, American History, Canadian History, King Author, Newbery Medal, Newbery Award, Coretta Scott King, King Book
American LiteratureChildren's LiteratureCanadian HistoryKing Book

Elijah of Buxton

HARBOR ME written by Jacqueline Woodson. When six students are chosen to participate in a weekly talk with no adults allowed, they discover that when they're together, it's safe to share the hopes and fears they have to hide from the rest of the world.

Harbor Me

The Watsons Go to / Christopher Paul Curtis "The ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of

The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963

List of best feminist books for young readers The Mighty Miss Malone by Christopher Paul Curtis Best Feminist Books, Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King, Read Aloud Books, Summer Reading Lists, Thing 1, Chapter Books, Historical Fiction, Great Books
Best Feminist BooksRead Aloud BooksSummer Reading ListsThing 1Historical Fiction

The Mighty Miss Malone

As Brave As You

Ninth Ward

Bayou Magic by Jewell Parker Rhodes - Children's books Black Girl Magic, Black Girls, African American Books, American Literature, American History, American Children, Louisiana Bayou, Coretta Scott King, Great Books
African American BooksAmerican Literature

Bayou Magic

Ghost by Jason Reynolds. "Ghost, a naturally talented runner and troublemaker, is recruited for an elite middle school track team. He must stay on track, literally and figuratively, to reach his full potential"-- Provided by publisher. Coretta Scott King, Great Books, New Books, Books To Read, Date, New York Times, Book Series, Book 1, Kindle
DateKindle

Ghost

Towers Falling by Jewell Parker Rhodes American based story 15 years after Diverse characters with lots of talking points including terrorism, religion, poverty, race. Written in a approachable way for upper intermediate. Great as a read aloud.

Towers Falling

One of the 2016 Coretta Scott King Author Award honor books was "The Boy in the Black Suit" by Jason Reynolds. Boys Black Suit, Black Suits, King Author, Coretta Scott King, The Noir, Young Adult Fiction, Thing 1, Books For Teens, Comics
Boys Black SuitYoung Adult FictionThing 1

The Boy in the Black Suit

Adult Fiction EAudio

  Black History Month, Audiobook, The One, Kindle, Novels, Sisters, Pdf, Reading, Celebrities
The OneKindleNovelsSistersReadingCelebrities

How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

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This Close to Okay

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  Meteor Shower, Remote, Audio Books, Alien Artifacts, Sci Fi News, British Accent, County Library, Angel Of Death
RemoteAlien ArtifactsAngel Of Death

Remote Control

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  What Is Meant, Meant To Be, Define Family, Good Housekeeping, Black History Month, Audio Books, Free Apps, Novels, Ebooks
Good HousekeepingNovels

The Kindest Lie

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NonFiction EBook

You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey

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NonFiction EAudio

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YA Fiction EBooks

  New Fantasy, Fantasy Series, Fantasy Books, Fantasy Authors, Fantasy World, Ya Books, Books To Read, Good New Books, Sci Fi Books
New FantasyFantasy AuthorsFantasy WorldYa BooksSci Fi Books

The Gilded Ones

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  Ya Books, Book Club Books, Books To Read, Competition Book, Every Teenagers, All American Boy, Coretta Scott King, K Pop Star, Hard To Love
Ya BooksBook Club BooksCompetition BookK Pop StarHard To Love

Love Is a Revolution

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YA Fiction EAudio

  New Fantasy, Fantasy Series, Fantasy Books, Fantasy Authors, Fantasy World, Ya Books, Books To Read, Good New Books, Sci Fi Books
New FantasyFantasy AuthorsFantasy WorldYa BooksSci Fi Books

The Gilded Ones

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  Way Down, Coming Of Age, Audio Books, Free Apps, Novels, Ebooks, This Book, Sky, Black History Month
Way DownNovels

Chlorine Sky

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Children's EBook

  Kadir Nelson, Books By Black Authors, Alice Faye, Jim Crow, Brown Girl, Black History Month, Girls Dream, At Home Workouts, Childrens Books

Brown Girl Dreaming

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Adult Fiction Audio

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NonFiction Print

Halfway Home

You'll Never Believe What Happened to Lacey

  Morning Edition, King Author, Memoir Writing, Used Books, Ya Books, Memoirs, Book Publishing, Powerful Words, First Night

Ordinary Hazards

NonFiction Audio

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YA Fiction Audio

  Best Audiobooks, Author, Free Library, Brown Girl, Black History Month, Girls Dream, Reading, Libraries, Audio Books
Best AudiobooksAuthorFree LibraryBrown GirlReading

Harbor Me

  Cool Books, Ya Books, Book Club Books, Mfa Programs, Broken Book, English Reading, Reading Levels, School S, Book Recommendations
Ya BooksBook Club BooksMfa ProgramsBroken BookBook Recommendations

Yesterday Is History

  New Fantasy, Fantasy Series, Fantasy Books, Fantasy Authors, Fantasy World, Ya Books, Books To Read, Good New Books, Sci Fi Books
New FantasyFantasy AuthorsFantasy WorldYa BooksSci Fi Books

The Gilded Ones

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  New Fantasy, Fantasy Series, Fantasy Books, Fantasy Authors, Fantasy World, Ya Books, Books To Read, Good New Books, Sci Fi Books
New FantasyFantasy AuthorsFantasy WorldYa BooksSci Fi Books

The Gilded Ones

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The Gilded Ones

Blood Grove

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  Vietnam Veterans, Black History Month, Fiction Books, Large Prints, Young Man, Detective, Smoke, Dog, Woman
Vietnam VeteransLarge PrintsYoung ManDetectiveWoman

Blood Grove

  Ya Books, Book Club Books, Books To Read, Competition Book, Every Teenagers, All American Boy, Coretta Scott King, K Pop Star, Hard To Love
Ya BooksBook Club BooksCompetition BookK Pop StarHard To Love

Love Is a Revolution

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  Ya Books, Book Club Books, Books To Read, Competition Book, Every Teenagers, All American Boy, Coretta Scott King, K Pop Star, Hard To Love
Ya BooksBook Club BooksCompetition BookK Pop StarHard To Love

Love Is a Revolution

  Ya Books, Good Books, Books To Read, National Book Award, Ya Novels, Green Books, Black Books, Black History Month, Bestselling Author
Ya BooksYa NovelsBestselling Author

One of the Good Ones

How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

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  Black History Month, Audiobook, The One, Kindle, Novels, Sisters, Pdf, Reading, Celebrities
The OneKindleNovelsSistersReadingCelebrities

How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

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  Book Club Books, Books To Read, My Books, Fiction And Nonfiction, Literary Fiction, Free Reading, Reading Lists, Celebrity Books, Between Two Worlds
Book Club BooksMy BooksFree ReadingReading Lists

How the One-Armed Sister Sweeps Her House

This Close to Okay

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This Close to Okay

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