The Misfits

Bullying Awareness & Prevention
Bias, Discrimination & Hate
Author(s):
James Howe
Age Group:
10-14
Publisher:
Atheneum Books for Young Readers
ISBN:
978-0689839566
Year:
Bullying Awareness & Prevention
Bias, Discrimination & Hate

Four best friends are trying to survive the seventh grade as they are teased about their weight, height, intelligence and sexual orientation/gender expression. These four friends decide to fight back by running for student council and creating a platform aimed at wiping out name-calling of all kinds.

purchase this book

Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré

Anika Aldamuy Denise

An inspiring picture book biography of storyteller, puppeteer, and New York City’s first Puerto Rican librarian, who championed bilingual literature.

Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré