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Award Winners

Star Child
Zoboi, Ibi
From the New York Times bestselling author and National Book Award finalist, a biography in verse and prose of science fiction visionary Octavia Butler, author of Parable of the Sower and Kindred.

Acclaimed novelist Ibi Zoboi illuminates the young life of the...

Item No. 9780399187407
Still Dreaming Bilingual SPAN
Guadalupe Martínez, Claudia

ALA/ALSC Notable Children's Books, American Library Association (ALA)
Notable Books for Global Society, International Literacy Association (ILA)
Pura Belpré Award, American Library Association (ALA)
Best Children's Books of the Year in Spanish, Bank Street College of Education...

Item No. 9780892394340
Rosswood, Eric
A Stonewall Honor Book!

A fresh, charming picture book that shows there are lots of ways to be STRONG.

Rob dreams of becoming a champion strongman. He wants to flip huge tires, lug boulders, and haul trucks -- and someday be the strongest man in the world! But he feels like he...

Item No. 9780316292900
Summer of Bitter and Sweet

In this complex and emotionally resonant novel about a Métis girl living on the Canadian prairies, debut author Jen Ferguson serves up a powerful story about rage, secrets, and all the spectrums that make up a person--and the sweetness that can still live alongside the bitterest truth...

Item No. 9780063086166
Sweet Justice: Georgia Gilmore and the Montgomery Bus Boycott
Rockliff, Mara
An inspiring picture-book biography about the woman whose cooking helped feed and fund the Montgomery bus boycott of 1956, from an award-winning illustrator.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY New York Public Library - Chicago Public Library


Item No. 9781524720643
Swim Team
Christmas, Johnnie

"Combines wonderful characters and history to create a story that will make you want to dive right in!" JERRY CRAFT, author of the Newbery Medal-winning New Kid

A splashy, contemporary middle grade graphic novel from bestselling comics creator Johnnie Christmas!...

Item No. 9780063056763
The Last Mapmaker
Soontornvat, Christina

 Staff Pick

A Newbery Honor Book
A Walter Dean Myers Honor Book

From Christina Soontornvat, the visionary and versatile author of two 2021 Newbery Honor Books, comes a high-seas adventure set in a Thai-inspired fantasy world.

In a fantasy adventure every bit as compelling and confident...

Item No. 9781536204957
The Talk
Williams, Alicia D
As a little boy grows into a bigger boy, ready to take on the world, he first must have that very difficult conversation far too familiar to so many Black and Brown Americans in this gentle and ultimately hopeful picture book.

Jay's most favorite things are hanging out with his pals,...

Item No. 9781534495296
Tower of Life: How Yaffa Eliach Rebuilt Her Town
Stiefel, Chana
A moving biography of the woman who created The Tower of Life, a powerful exhibit at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC.

A School Library Journal Best Book of 2022

A Booklist Editors' Choice

★ "...There are many picture books about...

Item No. 9781338225891
Victory Stand! Raising My Fist for Justice
Anyabwile, Dawud

On October 16, 1968, during the medal ceremony at the Mexico City Olympics, Tommie Smith, the gold medal winner in the 200-meter sprint, and John Carlos, the bronze medal winner, stood on the podium in black socks and raised their black-gloved fists to protest racial injustice inflicted upon...

Item No. 9781324052159
Wash Day Diairies
Smith, Robyn
From writer Jamila Rowser and artist Robyn Smith comes a captivating graphic novel love letter to the beauty and endurance of Black women, their friendships, and their hair.

Wash Day Diaries tells the story of four best friends--Kim, Tanisha, Davene, and Cookie--through five...

Item No. 9781797205458
When the Angels Left the Old COuntry
Lamb, Sacha
For fans of "Good Omens"--a queer immigrant fairytale about individual purpose, the fluid nature of identity, and the power of love to change and endure.

Uriel the angel and Little Ash (short for Ashmedai) are the only two supernatural creatures in their shtetl (which is so tiny, it...

Item No. 9781646141760
Where Wonder Grows
González, Xelena

Best Books of the Year, Center for the Study of Multicultural Children's Literature
Bookstagang Best Books of the Year, Bookstagang
Kirkus Reviews Best Books, Kirkus Reviews
Skipping Stones Honor Award, Skipping Stones Magazine

From the creators of the award-winning...

Item No. 9781947627468
Harrington, C C

When the fates of a snow leopard, a child, and an ancient forest collide, the unimaginable can happen. Perfect for fans of Pax and The One and Only Ivan.

* "Nuanced and empowering." - Publisher's Weekly, starred review

* "Memorably...

Item No. 9781338803860