12 September 2017

12 Books about Schools #resist

The Forbidden Schoolhouse: The True and Dramatic Story of Prudence Crandall and Her Students
written by Suzanne Jurmain

Freedom's School
written by Lesa Cline-Ransome, images by James E. Ransome

written by Marianna Baer

Gift Days
written by Kari-Lynn Winters, images by Stephen Taylor

The Girl from the Tar Paper School: Barbara Rose Johns and the Advent of the Civil Rights Movement
written by Teri Kanefield

Gooney Bird Greene
written by Lois Lowry, images by Middy Thomas

Green Wilma
written and illustrated by Tedd Arnold

Griff Carver, Hallway Patrol
written by Jim Krieg

Here Lies Linc
written by Delia Ray

Hickory Dickory Dog
written and illustrated by Alison Murray

Hooway for Wodney Wat
written by Helen Lester, images by Lynn Munsinger

Josias, Hold the Book
written by Jennifer Riesmeyer Elvgren, images by Nicole Tadgell

04 September 2017

4 Books About the Labor Movement

Since it's Labor Day, it's a good time to remember why, exactly, we have a holiday celebrating the common worker.

Breaker Boys: How a Photograph Helped End Child Labor
written by Michael Burgan

The Carpet Boy's Gift
written by Peggy Deitz Shea, illustrated by Leane Morin

Click, Clack, Moo: Cows That Type
written by Doreen Cronin, illustrated by Betsy Lewin

First Day In Grapes
written by L. King Perez, illustrated by Robert Casilla