• Song for A Whale

    Song for A Whale

    Kelly, Lynne

    As the deaf child of hearing parents, twelve-year-old, Iris, often feels stuck between communities—until, she learns about Blue 55, a whale who sings songs other whales can’t understand.

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  • Bernice Buttman, Model Citizen

    Bernice Buttman, Model Citizen

    Lenz, Niki

    Bernice Buttman has it tough. For starters, there’s her name. Bernice Buttman doesn’t want to be a bully but sometimes it’s just easier to hurt people before they can hurt her.

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  • A World Full of Spooky Stories

    A World Full of Spooky Stories

    McAllister, Angela

    For the kid who requires a little less downright terrifying in their spooky tale!

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  • Free Lunch

    Free Lunch

    Ogle, Rex

    Sixth grader Rex loves school. His friends are there. He’s pretty smart. And while at school, he can forget how hard life is at home. That is until his mom signs him up for the free lunch program.

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  • Nerd A to Z

    Nerd A to Z

    Resler, T. J.

    Let’s get ready to learn about everything! Aardwolves to Zydeco! Go!

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  • Queer Heroes

    Queer Heroes

    Sicardi, Arabelle

    A fun, fast and fantastic introduction to LGBTQ notables.

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  • Extraordinary Birds

    Extraordinary Birds

    Stark-McGinnis, Sandy

    When being human is not so easy, sometimes it’s just better to believe you might not be human at all. Ask almost twelve year old December who is certain she is a bird not a girl without a home or a family.

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  • My Fate According to the Butterfly

    My Fate According to the Butterfly

    Villanueva, Gail D.

    When ten-year-old Sab sees the butterfly, she knows she has a week to live and a week to put her broken family back together.

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  • Other Words for Home

    Other Words for Home

    Warga, Jasmine

    When Jude and her family arrive in the Midwest from Syria after the political upheaval of the Arab Spring, she must learn the workings of a new culture, including what it means to be Muslim in America. Told in verse.

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  • The Unsung Hero of Birdsong, USA

    The Unsung Hero of Birdsong, USA

    Woods, Brenda

    When 12-year-old, Gabriel runs a red light on his bicycle and is almost hit by a car, Meriwether Hunter saves him. A simple story, except that this is 1946 and it is Birdsong, South Carolina, and Gabriel is white and Meriwether is black.

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