Chiko and Tu Reh learn to face challenges and love their enemies in modern day, war-torn Burma in this realistic fiction novel for teens. Starred review.
New Kid offers a fresh and funny graphic-novel take on the middle-school blues.
The Promise of Change revisits the civil rights era with this poignant memoir of a teenage girl becoming an icon.
Inventing Victoria follows a young biracial girl through a seldom-explored period of Reconstruction history.
Megan begins a series of Adventures in Reading to her five boys.
6 noteworthy nonfiction picture books about brave people, men and women, who were pioneers in science, math, and the Civil Rights.
4 noteworthy, new multicultural picture books about the roots of rap, Hannukah, gratitude, and Island culture.
Three reviews of Pride and Prejudice retellings (Heartstone, Pride, and Unmarriageable) plus a review of the original version!