The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond

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Puffin Books #ad - Coretta scott king honor winner brenda woods’ moving, uplifting story of a girl finally meeting the African American side of her family explores racism and how it feels to be biracial, and celebrates families of all kinds. Violet is biracial, attends a mostly white school in a white town, but she lives with her white mother and sister, and sometimes feels like a brown leaf on a pile of snow.

Puffin. Now that she’s eleven, she feels it’s time to learn about her African American heritage, so she seeks out her paternal grandmother. From a coretta scott king honor-winning author, this is a powerful story about a young girl finding her place in the world. When violet is invited to spend two weeks with her new Bibi Swahili for "grandmother" and learns about her lost heritage, her confidence in herself grows and she discovers she’s not a shrinking Violet after all.

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The Birchbark House

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Hyperion Books for Children #ad - Instead of looking out at 'them' as dangers or curiosities, Erdrich, drawing on her family's history, wants to tell about 'us', from the inside.100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! . In this story of a young ojibwa girl, living on an island in Lake Superior around 1847, Omakayas, Louise Erdrich is reversing the narrative perspective used in most children's stories about nineteenth-century Native Americans.

The birchbark house establishes its own ground, in the vicinity of Laura Ingalls Wilder's 'Little House' books. The new york times book review For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time.

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The First Rule of Punk

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Viking Books for Young Readers #ad - Her dad, who now lives a thousand miles away, says things will get better as long as she remembers the first rule of punk: be yourself. And when she assembles a group of like-minded misfits at school and starts a band, Malú finally begins to feel at home. The real malú loves rock music, and Soyrizo hold the cilantro, skateboarding, zines, please.

100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. A 2018 pura belpré author honor bookthe first rule of Punk is a wry and heartfelt exploration of friendship, finding your place, and learning to rock out like no one’s watching. There are no shortcuts to surviving your first day at a new school—you can’t fix it with duct tape like you would your Chuck Taylors.

The First Rule of Punk #ad - On day one, twelve-year-old malú maría luisa, violates the school’s dress code with her punk rock look, if you want to annoy her inadvertently upsets Posada Middle School’s queen bee, and disappoints her college-professor mom in the process. She'll do anything to preserve this, which includes standing up to an anti-punk school administration to fight for her right to express herself! Black and white illustrations and collage art throughout make The First Rule of Punk a perfect pick for fans of books like Roller Girl and online magazines like Rookie.

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The First Rule of Punk

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Puffin Books #ad - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Her dad, who now lives a thousand miles away, says things will get better as long as she remembers the first rule of punk: be yourself. She'll do anything to preserve this, which includes standing up to an anti-punk school administration to fight for her right to express herself! Black and white illustrations and collage art throughout make The First Rule of Punk a perfect pick for fans of books like Roller Girl and online magazines like Rookie.

Armed with a microphone and a pair of scissors, this book is all about creating something new and awesome in the world. Malú rocks!" --victoria jamieson, author and illustrator of the New York Times bestselling and Newbery Honor-winning Roller Girl For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time.

A 2018 pura belpré author honor bookthe first rule of Punk is a wry and heartfelt exploration of friendship, finding your place, and learning to rock out like no one’s watching. There are no shortcuts to surviving your first day at a new school—you can’t fix it with duct tape like you would your Chuck Taylors.

The First Rule of Punk #ad - . The real malú loves rock music, and Soyrizo hold the cilantro, skateboarding, zines, please. And when she assembles a group of like-minded misfits at school and starts a band, Malú finally begins to feel at home. On day one, violates the school’s dress code with her punk rock look, twelve-year-old Malú María Luisa, if you want to annoy her inadvertently upsets Posada Middle School’s queen bee, and disappoints her college-professor mom in the process.

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Gaby, Lost and Found: A Wish Novel

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Scholastic Paperbacks #ad - Scholastic Paperbacks. My name is gaby, and I'm looking for a home. Her flyers help the cats and dogs there find their forever homes: places where they'll be loved and cared for, no matter what. Gaby is in need of a forever home herself. Having the nicest clothes or cell phone isn't important, but I'd like to have a cat that I can talk to when I'm home alone.

When gaby ramirez howard starts volunteering at the local animal shelter, she takes special pride in writing adoption advertisements. Her mother has recently been deported to Honduras and Gaby doesn't know where to turn. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Meanwhile, feather, Gaby's favorite shelter cat, needs a new place to live.

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Stella by Starlight

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Stella lives in the segregated South—in Bumblebee, North Carolina, to be exact about it. But one late night, something that is the first flicker of change to come, later than she should ever be up, much less wandering around outside, Stella and her little brother see something they’re never supposed to see, unwelcome change by any stretch of the imagination.

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Sugar

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Little, Brown Books for Young Readers #ad - For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. The older river Road folks feel threatened, but Sugar is fascinated. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! . Thankfully, sugar has a knack for finding her own fun, especially when she joins forces with forbidden friend Billy, the white plantation owner's son.

Sugar has always yearned to learn more about the world, and she sees her chance when Chinese workers are brought in to help harvest the cane. Atheneum Caitlyn Dlouhy Books. Here is a story of unlikely friendships and how they can change our lives forever. Scholastic Paperbacks. Ten-year-old sugar lives on the River Road sugar plantation along the banks of the Mississippi.

Sugar #ad - From jewell parker rhodes, the author of towers falling and ninth ward a Coretta Scott King Honor Book and a Today show Al's Book Club for Kids pick comes a tale of a strong, spirited young girl who rises beyond her circumstances and inspires others to work toward a brighter future. Slavery is over, but laboring in the fields all day doesn't make her feel very free.

As she befriends young beau and elder Master Liu, in turn, they introduce her to the traditions of their culture, and she, shares the ways of plantation life. Sugar soon realizes that she must be the one to bridge the cultural gap and bring the community together. Little brown Books for Young Readers.

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Amina's Voice

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J. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Except now that she’s in middle school everything feels different. Salaam reads. Amina’s voice brings to life the joys and challenges of a young Pakistani American and highlights the many ways in which one girl’s voice can help bring a diverse community together to love and support each other.

Amina's Voice #ad - 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Soojin is suddenly hanging out with emily, one of the “cool” girls in the class, and even talking about changing her name to something more “American. Does amina need to start changing too? Or hiding who she is to fit in? While Amina grapples with these questions, she is devastated when her local mosque is vandalized.

Palacio, author of #1 new york times bestseller Wonder “Amina’s anxieties are entirely relatable, but it’s her sweet-hearted nature that makes her such a winning protagonist. Entertainment weekly a pakistani-american muslim girl struggles to stay true to her family’s vibrant culture while simultaneously blending in at school after tragedy strikes her community in this sweet and moving middle grade novel from the award-winning author of It’s Ramadan, Curious George and Golden Domes and Silver Lanterns.

Amina has never been comfortable in the spotlight.

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Amina's Voice

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Amina's Voice #ad - Little brown Books for Young Readers. She is happy just hanging out with her best friend, Soojin. A washington post best children’s book of 2017 “For inspiring empathy in young readers, you can’t get better than this book. R. Palacio, author of #1 new york timesbestseller Wonder “Amina’s anxieties are entirely relatable, but it’s her sweet-hearted nature that makes her such a winning protagonist.

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The Jumbies

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Half a Chance

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She wants to find out if her eye for photography is really special -- or only good enough. As she seeks out subjects for her photos, Lucy gets to know Nate, the boy next door. Scholastic Press. 100% satisfaction is Guaranteed! Salaam reads. For all our books; cargo will be delivered in the required time. And lucy will learn how beauty can change lives.

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