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

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

Parker looks up : an extraordinary moment —Curry, Parker, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 11 items

When Parker Curry came face-to-face with Amy Sherald's transcendent portrait of First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Portrait Gallery, she didn't just see the First Lady of the United States. She saw a queen-- one w...

Hurricane child —Callender, Kacen author.
Book
2018
7 available of 8 items

Born on Water Island in the Virgin Islands during a hurricane, which is considered bad luck, twelve-year-old Caroline falls in love with another girl--and together they set out in a hurricane to find Caroline's missing m...

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...

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

Charlotte spies for justice : a Civil War survival story —Smith, Nikki Shannon, 1971- author.
Book
2020
5 available of 5 items

In 1864 twelve-year-old former slave Charlotte is lucky enough to live on a plantation near Richmond, Virginia, owned by a Miss Van Lew, who hates slavery, and when Charlotte overhears a conversation she realizes that he...

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...

Gabriela. Time for change —Johnson, Varian, author.
Book
2017
8 available of 10 items

Gabriela, finds her continuing to champion her struggles with a speech impediment while navigating the challenges of peer dynamics in her sixth-grade year.

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.

Not quite Snow White —Franklin, Ashley, author.
Book
2019
5 available of 18 items

A contemporary spin on the groundbreaking 'Amazing Grace' by Mary Hoffman and reminiscent of Kevin Henkess 'Chrysanthemum', 'Not Quite Snow White' is a sweet story about the power of performance, self-confidence, family,...

Jessi's secret language —Martin, Ann M., 1955-
Book
1988
7 available of 12 items

Feeling isolated as the only African American in her sixth grade class, Jessi gains a sense of belonging by participating in the Baby-sitters Club, learning sign language in order to communicate with a deaf child, and da...

Lola loves stories with Daddy —McQuinn, Anna.
Book
2020
3 available of 4 items

Lola loves to hear Daddy read a new library book each night, an activity that spurs her imagination and results in inventive play the next day.

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 ...

Liberty —Larson, Kirby, author.
Book
2016
3 available of 3 items

In 1940s New Orleans, Fish Elliot is a polio-survivor with a knack for inventing and building things, and his African American neighbor Olympia is a girl with a talent for messing things up, but they are united in an eff...

Unstoppable Octobia May —Flake, Sharon G. author.
Book
2014
3 available of 3 items

In 1953 ten-year-old Octobia May lives in her Aunt's boarding house in the South, surrounded by an African American community which has its own secrets and internal racism, and spends her days wondering if Mr. Davenport ...

The Parker inheritance —Johnson, Varian, author.
Book
2018
11 available of 13 items

Twelve-year-old Candice Miller is spending the summer in Lambert, South Carolina, in the old house that belonged to her grandmother, who died after being dismissed as city manager for having the city tennis courts dug up...

The only Black girls in town —Colbert, Brandy, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 6 items

In a predominately white California beach town, the only two black seventh-graders, Alberta and Edie, find hidden journals that uncover family secrets and speak to race relations in the past.

Lola gets a cat —McQuinn, Anna, author.
Book
2017
11 available of 12 items

More than anything Lola would like a cat, but first she must learn how to care for it.

Ruby Lee & me —Hitchcock, Shannon, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 1 items

The true definition of Neva Beane —Kendall, Christine, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 3 items

"Being twelve isn't easy, especially when you're Neva Beane. Neva feels beautiful wearing her new bra, but she's confused by how others respond to the changes taking place in and out of her body. Her best friend, Jamila,...

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