The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller!A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
A book about race.
A Reese's Book Club YA Pick!
Liz Lighty has always believed she's too black, too poor, too awkward to shine in her small, rich, prom-obsessed midwestern town. But it's okay -- Liz has a plan that will get her out of Campbell, Indiana, forever: attend the uber-elite Pennington College, play in their world-famous orchestra, and become a doctor.
$17.99ISBN: 9781250315328Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Tor Teen - June 2nd, 2020
Bethany C. Morrow's A Song Below Water is the story for today’s readers — a captivating modern fantasy about black sirens, friendship, and self-discovery set against the challenges of today's racism and sexism.
In a society determined to keep her under lock and key, Tavia must hide her siren powers.$18.99ISBN: 9781534445420Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Simon Pulse - September 24th, 2019
A Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2019!
“Gripping and timely.” —People
“The YA debut we’re most excited for this year.” —Entertainment Weekly
“A book that knocks you off your feet while dropping the kind of knowledge that’ll keep you down for the count.$12.99ISBN: 9780062691194Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019
Winner of the Newbery Medal, Coretta Scott King Author Award, and Kirkus Prize for Young Readers’ Literature!$24.99ISBN: 9781626720794Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: First Second - March 17th, 2020
In his latest graphic novel, Dragon Hoops, New York Times bestselling author Gene Luen Yang turns the spotlight on his life, his family, and the high school where he teaches.
Gene understands stories—comic book stories, in particular. Big action. Bigger thrills. And the hero always wins.$17.99ISBN: 9780525647072Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Make Me a World - September 10th, 2019
NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST
STONEWALL BOOK AWARD WINNER
"[A] beautiful, genre-expanding debut. . . . Pet is a nesting doll of creative possibilities." -The New York Times$17.95ISBN: 9781616208967Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Algonquin Young Readers - March 24th, 2020
“Move over, Louisa May Alcott!$11.99ISBN: 9781481438261Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - April 2nd, 2019
“An intense snapshot of the chain reaction caused by pulling a trigger.” —Booklist (starred review)
“Astonishing.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“A tour de force.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)
A Newbery Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Honor Book
A Printz Honor Book
A$9.99ISBN: 9781101939529Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Ember - September 4th, 2018
"Powerful, wrenching.” –JOHN GREEN, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Turtles All the Way Down
"Raw and gripping." –JASON REYNOLDS, New York Times bestselling coauthor of All American Boys$8.99ISBN: 9780544935204Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2019New York Times bestseller ∙ Newbery Medal Winner ∙Coretta Scott King Honor Award ∙2015 YALSA 2015 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults∙ 2015 YALSA Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers ∙Publishers Weekly Best Book ∙ School Library Journal Best Book∙ Kirkus Best Book
"A beautifully mea$12.99ISBN: 9781328575494Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: HMH Books for Young Readers - September 24th, 2019Kwame Alexander’s New York Times bestseller and Newbery Medal–winning The Crossover is vividly brought to life as a graphic novel with stunning illustrations by star talent Dawud Anyabwile.$18.99ISBN: 9780062824110Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - January 8th, 2019
William C. Morris YA Debut Award Winner!$17.99ISBN: 9780062662835Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quill Tree Books - May 7th, 2019
From the New York Times bestselling author of the National Book Award-winning title The Poet X comes a dazzling novel in prose about a girl with talent, pride, and a drive to feed the soul that keeps her fire burning bright.$18.99ISBN: 9780062498564Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - February 5th, 2019
#1 New York Times bestseller · Seven starred reviews · Boston Globe-Horn Book Award Honor Book$20.99ISBN: 9780062872340Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - September 4th, 2018
This collector’s edition of the acclaimed, award-winning novel contains a letter from the author, the meanings behind the names in the book, a map of Garden Heights, fan art, the full, original story that inspired the book, and an excerpt from On the Come Up.$18.99ISBN: 9781984812209Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019
An Instant New York Times Bestseller and #1 Indie Bestseller!
A William C. Morris YA Debut Award Finalist
An Asian Pacific American Librarians Association Honor Book
Two friends. One fake dating scheme. What could possibly go wrong?$18.99ISBN: 9780062990297Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - May 26th, 2020
Stonewall Book Award Winner!
A fierce coming-of-age verse novel about identity and the power of drag, from acclaimed poet and performer Dean Atta. Perfect for fans of Elizabeth Acevedo, Jason Reynolds, and Kacen Callender.