Handout for 2019 BOOKS I LOVE Presentation

Collection by John Schu

John Schu
Read "Sing a Song How Lift Every Voice and Sing Inspired Generations" by Kelly Starling Lyons available from Rakuten Kobo. Just in time for the anniversary of the song "Lift Every Voice and Sing"--this stirring book celebrates the Black . Black National Anthem, James Weldon Johnson, Good Books, New Books, Trade Books, Fifth Generation, Black Families, Books For Teens, Penguin Books

Sing a Song by Kelly Starling Lyons: 9780525516095 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

"Lyons delivers the history of a song that has inspired generations of African-Americans to persist and resist in the face of racism and systemic oppression....

Strange Birds: A Field Guide To Ruffling Feathers - Hardcover - (September Children's Book Awards, Ruffled Feathers, Book Categories, Bird Book, Field Guide, Chapter Books, Fiction Books, New Books, Library Books

Strange Birds by Celia C. Pérez: 9780425290439 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

From the award-winning author of The First Rule of Punk comes the story of four kids who form an alternative Scout troop that shakes up their sleepy Florida...

“Hair Love” is a heartfelt animated short film that centers around the relationship between an African-American father, his daughter Zuri, and the most daunting task a father could ever come Jordan Peele, Black Fathers, Preschool Books, Working With Children, Book Authors, New Pictures, Short Film, Filmmaking, My Books

Hair Love | Meet author Matthew Cherry & illustrator Vashti Harrison

Former NFL wide receiver Matthew A. Cherry and New York Times bestselling illustrator Vashti Harrison share their new picture book, HAIR LOVE! Learn more abo...

February - Spotlight on My Papi Has a Motorcycle with Author Isabel Quintero & Illustrator Zeke Peña Read Aloud Books, Good Books, My Books, Reading Books, Second Grade Books, Love Letter To Her, Children's Book Awards, Ya Novels, Chapter Books

My Papi Has a Motorcycle by Isabel Quintero: 9780525553410 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

A celebration of the love between a father and daughter, and of a vibrant immigrant neighborhood, by an award-winning author and illustrator duo. When...

The End of Something Wonderful: A Practical Guide to a Backyard Funeral by Stephanie V. Lucianovic and George Ermos The End, Chapter Books, Nonfiction Books, Book Publishing, Funeral, Diy For Kids, My Books, This Book, Backyard

The End of Something Wonderful: A Practical Guide to a Backyard Funeral by Stephanie V. W. Lucianovic and George Ermos

Caldecott Honoree Mora (Thank You, Omu!, returns in this sophomore offering about a mother and daughter’s special Saturday. Best Seller Libros, New Books, Good Books, Library Books, Christian Robinson, Star Pictures, Early Literacy, Kids Boxing, Story Time


In this warm and tender story by the Caldecott Honor-winning creator of Thank You, Omu!, join a mother and daughter on an up-and-down journey that reminds th...

Read "Infinite Hope A Black Artist's Journey from World War II to Peace" by Ashley Bryan available from Rakuten Kobo. Recipient of a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award Recipient of a Bologna Ragazzi Non-Fiction Special Mention Hon. Good New Books, Coretta Scott King, History Magazine, Fallen Book, Page Turner, Black Artists, Got Books, Children's Books, Dion

Infinite Hope: A Black Artist's Journey from World War II to Peace by Ashley Bryan

The Bridge Home (Penguin) Four determined homeless children make a life for themselves in Padma Venkatraman’s stirring middle-grade debut. New Books, Good Books, Books To Read, Realistic Fiction, 12 Year Old, Book Cover Design, Book Design, Childrens Books, Illustration

The Bridge Home by Padma Venkatraman: 9781524738136 | PenguinRandomHouse.com: Books

"Readers will be captivated by this beautifully written novel about young people who must use their instincts and grit to survive. Padma shares with us...