Natasha Tarpley revisits her classic I Love My Hair!
2018 marks the 20th anniversary of Natasha Tarpley's seminal I Love My Hair! In this essay she talks imagination, storytelling, and the power of diverse books.
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Brandy Colbert on Writing Little & Lion
I was having dinner with my cousin last year when she asked what my book Little & Lion is about. I gave a disjointed pitch, but she said it sounded…
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Little & Lion
Little & Lion By Brandy Colbert Genre: Young Adult Fiction Curriculum Subject: Mental Illness; LGBT; Alternative Family; Siblings; Girls & Women; Prejudice & Racism Grades: 10 & up When Suzette returns to Los Angeles from the boarding…
When The Sea Turned to Silver
When the Sea Turned to Silver By Grace Lin Genre: Juvenile Fiction Curriculum Subject: Adventure: Magic/Fantasy, Folk Tales/Fairy Tales/Classics: Heroes/Heroines, Family Life: Grandparents and Extended Family Grades: 3-7 Download Educator Guide Listen…
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Towers Falling By Jewell Parker Rhodes Genre: Juvenile Fiction Curriculum Subject: Personal Development: Diversity, Social Studies: America, Social Studies: Patriotism, Personal Development: Loss Grades: 3 & up Download Educator Guide When…
Radiant Child The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat By Javaka Steptoe Genre: Juvenile Non-Fiction Curriculum Subject: Social Studies: African American Heritage, Social Studies: Biographies, Personal Development: Self-Discovery, Guidance/Health: Emotions…