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By: Benjamin Alire Sáenz
Get to know Aristotle, a smart, brave, and lonely fifteen-year-old boy growing up in Texas during the 1980s, as he seeks to discover the secrets of his family, his identity, and his own heart.
By: Christopher Paul Curtis
Search for family and belonging, with courageous Bud Caldwell, a ten-year-old, African-American boy of the Depression Era. His journey is filled with highs and lows and his optimism carries him to an unintended, but welcome outcome.
By: Melissa Thomson
Meet Keena, a creative and curious girl, with a flair for getting into trouble. Keena just started the school-year and she’s already lied about her birthday, made her best friend jealous, and snuck into another classroom!
By: Lois Lowry
Follow the story of Annemarie, a brave 10-year-old growing up in Denmark during the time of the Nazi occupation. Annemarie seeks to protect her best friend Ellen, who is Jewish, from the dangers that confront them both during this dark period in history.
By: Rita Williams-Garcia
Follow the story of three sisters who spend the summer of 1968 in Oakland with their mother who abandoned them seven years ago, getting to know her and exploring a new city bubbling with diversity, activism, and social change.
By: Dashka Slater
Meet Sasha and Richard, two Oakland teenager living in completely different worlds. Each day, their paths overlapped for a mere eight minutes, while riding the the 57 bus home from school. Explore how a single moment of recklessness changed both of their lives forever, getting to know the complex reality behind this true-life story.