Category Archives: Black History Matters

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

Dear Martin by Nic Stone About: Justyce McAllister is top of his class and set for the Ivy League—but none of that matters to the police officer who just put him in handcuffs. And despite leaving his rough neighborhood behind, … Continue reading

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Stephanie’s Best of 2017 !

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Audrey’s Best of 2017

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas  This is THE YA title of 2017. If you read one YA in 2017, this should be it.        THUG is the story of 16yo Starr Carter who moves between two … Continue reading

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Celebrating Black History month! Meet our shero of the day, Ruby Bridges!

“Although she lived mere blocks away from an all-white elementary school, segregation forced Ruby Bridges to travel for miles every day to attend an all-black kindergarten. Then, in 1960, Bridges was thrust into the national spotlight at the tender age … Continue reading

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