Immigrant Stories

Immigrant Stories

“In diversity there is beauty and there is strength.” Maya Angelou Tell Me How It Ends (2017) by Valeria Luiselli Signs Preceding the End of the World (2015) Kingdom Consby Yuri Herrera Go Home! (2018) by Rowan Hisayo Buchanan Girls Burn Brighter (2018) by...
Armchair Travel

Armchair Travel

Travel the world from the comfort of your own home with a good book. View the books in the catalog. Welcome to Lagos (2018) by Chibundu Onuzo The Summer House (2017) by Hannah McKinnon Me, Frida, and the Secret of the Peacock Ring (2018) by Angela Cervantes Peculiar...
One Book, One City for Kids 2018

One Book, One City for Kids 2018

If you enjoyed One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia, check out these readalikes. P.S. Be Eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia Gone Crazy in Alabama by Rita Williams-Garcia Watsons Go to Birmingham-1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis Countdown by Deborah Wiles Turtle in...
Academy Awards Reading List

Academy Awards Reading List

The nominees for the 90th Academy Awards were announced and, other than watching a lot of movies from now to March 4, you can get books that were the basis for the films nominated for Best Adapted Screenplay. Call Me By Your Name by André Aciman The Disaster Artist by...