Sit In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down

People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Social Justice
Author(s):
Andrea Davis Pinkney
Illustrator(s):
Brian Pinkney
Age Group:
6-10
Publisher:
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0316070164
Year:
People, Identity & Culture
Race & Racism
Social Justice

This book tells the story of the Woolworth's lunch counter sit-in, when four college students staged a peaceful protest that became a defining moment in the struggle for racial equality and the growing civil rights movement.

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When Aidan Became a Brother

Kyle Lukoff

When Aidan was born, everyone thought he was a girl. After he realized he was a boy, Aidan and his parents fixed the parts of his life that didn't fit anymore, and he settled happily into his new life. Then Mom and Dad announced they're going to have another baby and Aidan wants to do everything he can to make things right for his new sibling from the beginning.

When Aidan Became a Brother