Hiromi's Hands

Gender & Sexism
People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Lynne Barasch
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Lee & Low Books
ISBN:
978-1584302759
Year:
Gender & Sexism
People, Identity & Culture

This book is based on the true story of Hiromi Suzuki, a Japanese American girl who defied tradition to train at her family’s restaurant, and who became one of the first female sushi chefs in New York.

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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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