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Lola plants a garden —McQuinn, Anna, author.
Book
2014
19 available of 22 items

Lola plants a flower garden with her parent's help, and watches it grow.

Something to say —Ramée, Lisa Moore, author.
Book
2020
9 available of 10 items

Eleven-year-old Jenae doesn't have any friends--and she's just fine with that. She's so good at being invisible in school, it's almost like she has a superpower, like her idol, Astrid Dane. At home, Jenae has plenty of c...

The forgotten girl —Brown, India Hill, 1991- author.
Book
2019
10 available of 11 items

When eleven-year-old Iris sneaks out at night to make snow angels, she was not expecting to raise the ghost of Avery Moore, a girl her own age; but bringing to light the segregated and abandoned black cemetery seems like...

Revolution —Wiles, Deborah.
Book
2014
6 available of 6 items

It's 1964 in Greenwood, Mississippi, and Sunny's town is being invaded by people from up north who are coming to help people register to vote. Her personal life isn't much better, as a new stepmother, brother, and sister...

Ann fights for freedom : an Underground Railroad survival story —Smith, Nikki Shannon, 1971- author.
Book
2019
7 available of 10 items

In 1854 in Eastern Maryland twelve-year-old Ann is a slave, grateful that her family is still all together; but when their master, in need of money, decides to sell Ann and her younger brother, their parents decide to ta...

Family affair —Jones, Jasmine. 1953-
Book
2005
3 available of 3 items

When Raven's dad, Victor, gets fired from the restaurant where he works, she tries to get his job back.

Isaiah Dunn is my hero —Baptist, Kelly J., author.
Book
2020
5 available of 7 items

"Isaiah is now the big man of the house. But it's a lot harder than his dad made it look. His little sister, Charlie, asks too many questions, and Mama's gone totally silent. Good thing Isaiah can count on his best frien...

Ty's travels. All aboard! —Lyons, Kelly Starling, author.
Book
2020
30 available of 49 items

"Ty wishes his family would play with him, but everyone is too busy before dinner-time. Luckily, Ty knows just what to do." -- Publisher's description.

Sarah journeys west : an Oregon Trail survival story —Smith, Nikki Shannon, 1971- author.
Book
2020
7 available of 9 items

In 1851 twelve-year-old Sarah is a free Black, happy living with her parents, grandparents, and brother on their own farm in Iowa; but her father has been bitten by the gold bug and wants to take the trail west to Califo...

Unbound : a novel in verse —Burg, Ann E., author.
Book
2016
3 available of 6 items

The day nine-year-old Grace is called to work in the kitchen in the Big House, everyone warns her to keep her head down and her thoughts to herself, but the more she sees of the oppressive Master and his hateful wife, th...

Queen of hearts —Jones, Jasmine. 1953-
Book
2006
2 available of 2 items

When Raven discovers that her boyfriend's father is getting married and moving the family away, she goes into action.

Love is the drug —Johnson, Alaya Dawn, 1982- author.
Book
2014
6 available of 6 items

Emily Bird is an African American high school senior in Washington D.C., member of a privileged medical family, on the verge of college and the edge of the drug culture, and not really sure which way she will go -- then ...

The forgotten girl —Brown, India Hill, 1991- author.
Audiobook On CD
2019
1 available of 1 items

On a cold winter night, Iris and her best friend Daniel sneak into a clearing in the woods to play in the freshly fallen snow. There, Iris carefully makes a perfect snow angel, only to find the crumbling gravestone of a ...

Brown : the many shades of love —James, Nancy Johnson, author.
Book
2020
8 available of 16 items

In this loving ode to the color brown, a boy describes the many hues of his family.

Just as good : how Larry Doby changed America's game —Crowe, Chris.
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

An African American family in Cleveland, Ohio, listens on their new radio to the first game of the 1948 World Series, in which Larry Doby, the first black player in the American League, won the game for the Cleveland Ind...

My baby loves Valentine's Day —Asim, Jabari, 1962- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 9 items

Baby loves the feeling of love in the air ... from the tips of her toes to the top of her hair. Celebrate all the lovely things Baby discovers about Valentine's Day!

Lola planta un jardín —McQuinn, Anna, author.
Book
2017
2 available of 3 items

Inspired by a collection of garden poems, Lola wants to grow her own garden of silver bells and cockle shells and pretty maids in a row. Lola plants a flower garden with her parent's help, and watches it grow.

Big Papa and the time machine —Bernstrom, Daniel, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 3 items

A little boy who lives with his grandpa isn't reprimanded for being afraid to go to school one day. Instead, Big Papa takes him away in his time machine - a 1952 Ford - back to all of the times when he, himself, was scar...

Evelyn Del Rey se muda —Medina, Meg, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 1 items

Evelyn Del Rey es la mejor amiga de Daniela. Hacen todo juntos e incluso viven en apartamentos gemelos frente al otro: Daniela con su mami y hámster, y Evelyn con su mami, papi y gato. Pero no después de hoy, no despue...

'Twas the night b'fore Christmas : an African-American version —Rosales, Melodye.
Book
1996
3 available of 3 items

Presents a turn-of-the-century black family's encounter with St. Nick as he delivers his presents before flying off into the night.

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