15 May 2018

15 Books about Being Muslim #resist

Deep In the Sahara
written by Kelly Cunnane, images by Hoda Hadadi

Going to Mecca
written by Na'ima B. Robert, images by Valentina Cavallini

Lailah's Lunchbox: A Ramadan Story
written by Reem Faruqi, images by Lea Lyon

Muhammad
written and illustrated by Demi

My Name Is Bilal
written by Asma Mobin-Uddin, images by Barbara Kiwak

My Name Was Hussein
written by Hristo Kyuchukov, images by Allan Eitzen

Night of the Moon: A Muslim Holiday Story
written by Hena Khan, images by Julie Paschkis

Saladin: Noble Prince of Islam
written and illustrated by Diane Stanley

The Most Magnificent Mosque
written by Ann Jungman, images by Shelley Fowles

One Green Apple
written by Eve Bunting, images by Ted Lewin

Mommy's Khimar
written by Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, images by Ebony Glenn

The Grand Mosque of Paris: A Story of How Muslims Saved Jews During the Holocaust
written by Karen Gray Ruelle, images by Deborah Durland DeSaix

Amina's Voice
written by Hena Khan

I Love I Hate I Miss My Sister
written by Amélie Sarn

Yo Soy Muslim: A Father's Letter to His Daughter
written by Mark Gonzales, images by Mehrdokt Amini

12 May 2018

12 Books about Mothers

Hooray for Fish!
written and illustrated by Lucy Cousins

Her Mother's Face
written by Roddy Doyle, images by Freya Blackwood

Horse In the Pigpen
written by Linda Williams, images by Megan Lloyd

How Do You Know?
written by Deborah W. Trotter, images by Julie Downing

Hula Lullaby
written and illustrated by Erin Eitter Kono

I Am a Witch's Cat
written and illustrated by Harriet Muncaster

I Wanna Iguana
written by Karen Kaufman Orloff, images by David Catrow

I Want My Mommy!
written by Tracey Corderoy, images by Alison Edgson

I Would Tuck You In
written by Sarah Asper-Smith, images by Mitchell Watley

Jungle Song
written by Miriam Moss, images by Adrienne Kennaway

Just Right
written and illustrated by Miriam Monnier

Just What Mama Needs
written by Sharlee Glenn, images by Amiko Hirao

05 May 2018

5 Books about Kentucky

Lift Your Light a Little Higher: The Story of Stephen Bishop, Slave-Explorer
written by Heather Henson, images by Bryan Collier

The Keeper of the Doves
written by Betsy Byars

Which Side Are You On? The Story of a Song
written by George Ella Lyon, images by Christopher Cardinale

That Book Woman
written by Heather Henson, images by David Small

D Is for Derby: A Kentucky Derby Alphabet
written by Helen L. Wilbur, images by Jaime Corum

01 May 2018

30 Books about Asian Pacific American Heritage

Abby Spencer Goes to Bollywood
written by Varsha Bajaj

 How Maui Slowed the Sun
written by Suelyn Ching Tune, images by Robin Yoko Burningham

Shining Star: The Anna May Wong Story
written by Paula Yoo, images by Lin Wang

A Place Where Sunflowers Grow / Sabaku Ni Saita Himawari
written by Amy Lee-Tai, images by Felicia Hoshino

The Firekeeper's Son
written by Linda Sue Park, images by Julie Downing

The Biggest Soap
written by Carole Lexa Schaefer, images by Stacey Dressen-McQueen

In a Village By the Sea
written by Muon Van, images by April Chu

My Night In the Planetarium: A True Story About a Child, a Play, and the Art of Resistance
written and illustrated by Innosanto Nagara

Punia and the King of Sharks: A Hawaiian Folktale
written by Lee Wardlaw, images by Felipe Dvalos

The Lost Lake
written and illustrated by Allen Say

The Closet Ghosts
written by Uma Krishnaswami, images by Shiraaz Bhabha

A Banquet for Hungry Ghosts: A Collection of Deliciously Frightening Tales
written by Ying Chang Compestine, images by Coleman Polhemus

Sumi's First Day of School Ever
written by Soyung Pak, images by Joung Un Kim

Angel Island: Gateway to Gold Mountain
written by Russell Freedman

The Man and the Fox
written by Idries Shah, images by Sally Mallam

Apple Pie 4th of July
written by Janet S. Wong, images by Margaret Chodos-Irvine

Peek! A Thai Hide-and-Seek
written by Minfong Ho, images by Holly Meade

Goldy Luck and the Three Pandas
written by Natasha Yim, images by Grace Zong

Tam and Cam
written by Minh Quoc, images by Mai Long

Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin
written by Chieri Uegaki, images by Qin Leng

Bindi Babes
written by Narinder Dhami

Redwoods
written and illustrated by Jason Chin

A Different Pond
written by Bao Phi, images by Thi Bui

Go to Sleep, Gecko! A Balinese Folktale
written by Margaret Read MacDonald, images by Geraldo Valerio

Malala's Magic Pencil
written by Malala Yousafzai, images by Kerascoët

Duck for Turkey Day
written by Jacqueline Jules, images by Kathryn Mitter

Ghosts for Breakfast
written by Stanley Todd Terasaki, images by Shelly Shinjo

Mama's Sari's
written by Pooja Makhijani, images by Elena Gomez

Little Sap and Monsieur Rodin
written by Michelle Lord, images by Felicia Hoshino

King for a Day
written by Rukhsana Khan, images by Christiane Krömer