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  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    By: Tony Johnston

    Enjoy a young Mexican-American boy’s heartwarming journey to find the beauty and goodness in his impoverished and violent Los Angeles neighborhood.

  • High School

    $150.00

    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.

  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    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.

  • Early Elementary

    $150.00

    By: Mona Lisa DeGross

    Problem solve with Donavan, a curious and ambitious, 3rd grade, African-American boy who encounters a predicament with his highly unusual hobby of collecting words.  Also learn the powerful effects words can have on people.

  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    By: Pam Muñoz Ryan

    Follow the story of thirteen-year-old Esperanza, and what happens when she experiences an unexpected tragedy and must flee from her home in Mexico to the fields of California amid the Great Depression.

  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    By: Katherine Applegate

    Follow the story of a very brave and optimistic eleven-year-old named Kek, who uses poetry to narrate his experience fleeing war-torn Sudan and settling into a very new and previously unimaginable life in the United States.

  • High School

    $150.00

    By: Malala Yousafzai

    This memoir tells the story of Malala–a brave, intelligent fifteen year old girl who fights for girls’ rights in her country, and nearly dies for her cause.

  • Early Elementary

    $150.00

    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!

  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    By: Christopher Paul Curtis

    Follow the story of a smart and feisty twelve-year-old named Deza Malone, and her family’s resilient journey through the tough times and challenges of the Great Depression.

  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    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.

  • Upper Elementary

    $150.00

    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.

  • High School

    $150.00

    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.