'George' by Alex Gino

Alex Gino’s middle-grade debut novel George is a timely, heartfelt tale of unparalleled courage and friendship… read more

'Jam on the Vine' by LaShonda Katrice Barnett

Jam on the Vine will resonate with many kinds of readers in myriad ways. Not only is it a well-researched and historically accurate account of southern African American survival, northern migration, and identity formation, it is an arresting real-world allegory…. read more