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"An account of the Siege of Leningrad reveals the role played by Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich and his Leningrad Symphony in rallying and commemorating their fellow citizens"

Listen to Jacqueline Woodson reading her National Book Award Winner Brown Girl Dreaming.

Stream Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson (excerpt: Second Daughter's Second Day on Earth) by PRH Audio from desktop or your mobile device

Shadowshaper Book Review - A Fascinating Urban Fantasy

Shadowshaper Book Review - A Fascinating Urban Fantasy

Shadowshaper by Daniel José Older. Sierra Santiago, a Brooklyn muralist discovers she comes from a long line of spiritual artists/magicians called Shadowshapers.

X: A Novel by Ilyasah Shabazz http://www.amazon.com/dp/0763669679/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_WDqivb1W4PR52

X by Ilyasah Shabazz, Kekla Magoon Age Range: 14 & up Teaming with veteran Magoon, the third daughter of Malcolm X draws upon history and family stories to create a novel about her father's life before the "X.

Be enlightened and entertained by these excellent YA nonfiction books, featuring books on girls who code, the Romanovs, and more.

10 Great Works of YA Nonfiction

Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War by Steve Sheinkin (Grades 7 & up). The story of Daniel Ellsberg and his decision to steal and publish secret documents about America's involvement in the Vietnam War.

"Terrible Typhoid Mary" ; a very short, intriguing  read!!

Terrible Typhoid Mary: A True Story of the Deadliest Cook in America

Ta-Nahesi Coates "BETWEEN THE WORLD AND ME" Reading/Book Signing Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at 7:00pm  Carter Center's Cecil B. Day Chapel TICKETED EVENT ." It is a bold and personal literary exploration of America’s racial history by the author that The New York Observer calls “the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States.” Ticketing details coming soon.

BOOK: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates. Hailed by Toni Morrison as “required reading,” a bold and personal literary exploration of America’s racial history by “the single best writer on the subject of race in the United States”.

At the outset of World War II, Denmark did not resist German occupation. Deeply ashamed of his nation’s leaders, fifteen-year-old Knud Pedersen resolved with his brother and a handful of schoolmates to take action against the Nazis if the adults would not. TeachingBooks.net https://www.teachingbooks.net/qld6rni

At the outset of World War II, Denmark did not resist German occupation. Deeply ashamed of his nation’s leaders, fifteen-year-old Knud Pedersen resolved with his brother and a handful of schoolmates to take action against the Nazis if the adults would not. TeachingBooks.net https://www.teachingbooks.net/qld6rni

It’s that time of year again! Middle grade (MG) and young adult (YA) novels by African American authors often don’t get the kind of publicity they need to reach readers, so each year we…

Middle grade (MG) and young adult (YA) novels by African American authors often don’t get the kind of publicity they need to reach readers, so each year we…

Pillars of the Earth ~ Ken Follett | Silk Screen Views ~ Valerie

Pillars of the Earth ~ Ken Follett

Blue Eyed Devil Robert B. Parker Audio Compact Disc

Blue-Eyed Devil (Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch, book by Robert B Parker

Uncle Tom's Cabin by Harriet Beecher Stowe (image credit Dover) VIA Amazon.com

25+ Incredible Novels You Must Read At Least Once In Your Life

25 Incredible Novels You Must Read At Least Once In Your Life 25 Incredible Novels You Must Read At Least Once In Your Life

Beyond the Body Farm: A Legendary Bone Detective Explores... https://www.amazon.com/dp/0060875291/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_x_HzAtzb4SPQ02R

Great deals on Beyond the Body Farm by Jon Jefferson and Bill Bass. Limited-time free and discounted ebook deals for Beyond the Body Farm and other great books.

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