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The Invisible

by Mats Wahl & Katarina Tucker

One ordinary Monday morning in May, Hilmer Eriksson walks into his high school classroom and discovers that he has become invisible. No one can see him, no one can hear him. In fact, a police detective named...

Skating with the Statue of Liberty

by Susan Lynn Meyer

"This rich story reminds us that America can be at its best as a melting pot. A page-turner for all the right reasons."--VINCE VAWTER, Newbery Honor-winning author of Paperboy

In this gripping and poignant companion...

Bone by Bone by Bone

by Tony Johnston

FRIENDSHIP BETWEEN WHITE AND BLACK in 1950s Tennessee. Tony Johnston draws on her own childhood memories to limn a portrait of a sensitive and compassionate boy fighting for a friendship his father forbids.


Hooray for Kids

by Suzanne Lang & Max Lang

Every kid is a one-of-a-kind kid!

Suzanne and Max Lang (Families, Families, Families!) bring us another joyful ode to diversity in this zippy rhyming celebration of kids of all stripes. Whether you’re a play-a-lot-of-ball...

Little White Lies

by Brianna Baker & F. Bowman Hastie

Seventeen-year-old honors student Coretta White’s Tumblr, Little White Lies—her witty thoughts on pretty much . . . everything—has gone viral. She’s got hundreds of thousands of followers; she’s even...

No Ordinary Sound:  A Classic Featuring Melody

by Denise Lewis Patrick & Juliana Kolesova

Melody is an optimistic, enthusiastic girl growing up in Detroit, Michigan during the Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. She is excited and proud to share a special surprise with her family. She's been chosen...

An Odd Sock Story

by Rose Hart, Elvira Grassia & Jan Hart

Socks go missing in the laundry all the time, but where do they go? Join Malcolm, Petunia and all of their friends on an exciting journey through Sockland! Find out if lost socks are destined to be alone, or...

It Ain't So Awful, Falafel

by Firoozeh Dumas

Zomorod is eleven and originally from Iran, but please, call her Cindy. From a New York Times bestselling memoirist, a humorous, voice-driven debut novel about growing up Iranian in Southern California during...

The Quickest Kid in Clarksville

by Pat Zietlow Miller & Frank Morrison

It's the day before the big parade. Alta can only think about one thing: Wilma Rudolph, three-time Olympic gold medalist. She'll be riding on a float tomorrow. See, Alta is the quickest kid in Clarksville, Tennessee,...

All American Boys

by Jason Reynolds & Brendan Kiely

In an unforgettable new novel from award-winning authors Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely, two teens—one black, one white—grapple with the repercussions of a single violent act that leaves their school,...

Last in a Long Line of Rebels

by Lisa Lewis Tyre

Debut novelist Lisa Lewis Tyre vibrantly brings a small town and its outspoken characters to life, as she explores race and other community issues from both the Civil War and the present day.


Lou might be only...


by Ann Curtin

Jesse Alvarez is tired of being the new kid every time his dad takes a job on another ranch. It doesn't help that Cade Savage, the boss's son, is a bully who has everything Jesse wants-money, a permanent home,...

Full Cicada Moon

by Marilyn Hilton

Inside Out and Back Again meets One Crazy Summer and Brown Girl Dreaming in this novel-in-verse about fitting in and standing up for what’s right

It's 1969, and the Apollo 11 mission is getting ready to go...

Yard War

by Taylor Kitchings

“Taylor Kitching’s rousing debut puts you right on the fifty-yard line of a vital historical moment.” —Chris Grabenstein, New York Times bestselling author of Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library


Sophia's Journal

by Najiyah Diana Maxfield

Her cell phone is dead and she has no idea where she is.


After a bad fall, 16 year-old Sophia Ahmad is washed down the Kansas River – all the way back to 1857, just before the Civil War. A 21st century...

Bright Lights, Dark Nights

by Stephen Emond

A story about first love, first fights, and finding yourself in a messed up world, from the acclaimed author of Happyface.

Walter Wilcox has never been in love. That is, until he meets Naomi, and sparks, and...

Of Shadows and Obsession: A Short Story Prequel to Of Metal and Wishes

by Sarah Fine

Experience Bo’s world before Wen in this prequel to Of Metal and Wishes, an enovella told from the perspective of the Ghost.

Since his grisly accident on the killing floor, Bo has “haunted” the Gochan slaughterhouse,...

Gone Crazy in Alabama

by Rita Williams-Garcia

Coretta Scott King Award winner * ALA Notable Book * School Library Journal Best Book of the Year * Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year * ALA Booklist Editors’ Choice * Shelf Awareness Best Book of the Year...

I Call my Brothers

by Jonas Hassen Khemiri & Rachel Willson-Broyles

A car has exploded. A city has been crippled by fear. Amor wanders around the city, doing his best to blend in. He's going to exchange a drill head. He's going to call his brothers. He's going to stop stalking...

You're Not Proper

by Tariq Mehmood

Winner of the Frances Lincoln ˜Diverse Voices™ Children™s Book Award 2014Karen thinks she's not proper white.Her dad is Pakistani and her mother is white Christian, and somehow she feels as if she doesn't...