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Our House Is on Fire: Scenes of a Family and a Planet in Crisis Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780143133575
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Published: Penguin Books - March 17th, 2020

An extraordinary account of how one family rose, with unshakable moral clarity, to the tremendous responsibility of being alive at the moment when our immediate collective decisions will determine the fate of life on Earth.


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Bad Best Friend Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780451479457
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - March 24th, 2020

Niki Ames can't wait to start eighth grade, that all-important year before high school. After a turn of events she must decide who her real friends should be, where her real interests lie.


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Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America.


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A Wish in the Dark Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536204940
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Published: Candlewick - March 24th, 2020

A boy on the run. A girl determined to find him. A compelling fantasy looks at issues of privilege, protest, and justice.


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Aru Shah and the End of Time (A Pandava Novel Book 1) (Pandava Series #1) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781368023566
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Published: Rick Riordan Presents - March 19th, 2019

Three schoolmates show up at Aru's doorstep to catch her in a lie. They don't believe her claim that the museum's Lamp of Bharata is cursed, and they dare Aru to prove it. Then she can get herself out of this mess and never ever fib again.


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Louisiana's Way Home Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781536207996
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Published: Candlewick - March 24th, 2020

When Louisiana Elefante’s granny wakes her up in the middle of the night to tell her that the day of reckoning has arrived and they have to leave home immediately and this time, Granny intends for them never to return.


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The Grace Year: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250145444
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Published: Wednesday Books - October 8th, 2019

In Garner County, girls are told they have the power to lure grown men from their beds, to drive women mad with jealousy. Tierney James dreams of a better life, of a society that doesn’t pit friend against friend or woman against woman.


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Village of Scoundrels Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781419708978
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - February 25th, 2020

Newbery Honor recipient Margi Preus tells the incredible true story of a group of French teenagers who helped save refugees in WWII.


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Dry Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481481977
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 3rd, 2019

When the California drought escalates to catastrophic proportions, one teen is forced to make life and death decisions for her family in this harrowing story of survival.


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The Fountains of Silence Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399160318
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Published: Philomel Books - October 1st, 2019

A portrait of love, silence, and secrets under a Spanish dictatorship.