Presents an account of the 1944 civil rights protest involving hundreds of African-American Navy servicemen who were unjustly charged with mutiny for refusing to work in unsafe conditions after the deadly Port Chicago explosion.
Burning Kingdoms (Internment Chronicles - Lauren DeStefano After Morgan Stockhour and her friends escape internment, she discovers that life on the ground is not safer, and that, perhaps, going over the edge has led her to madness.
RHYME SCHEMER is a touching middle-grade novel in verse about one seventh grader's journey from bully-er to bully-ee, as he learns about friendship, family, and the influence that words can have on your life.-RHYME SCHEMER, by K.
"Counting on Grace: A Novel" by Elizabeth Winthrop. (Grades While this novel is meant for younger readers, it won the "ALA Notable Children's Books - Older Readers Category: and should be considered when researching child labor and slavery.