Category Archives: Protests

What is Black Lives Matter?

What is Black Lives Matter? by Lakita Wilson. Penguin Workshop, 2021. 9780593385883  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Paperback What did you like? In less than 50 pages this provides a very approachable  history … Continue reading

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Ain’t Burned All the Bright by Jason Reynolds,  illustrated by Jason Griffin

Ain’t Burned All the Bright by Jason Reynolds,  illustrated by Jason Griffin. Caitlyn Dlouhy Books, Atheneum, 2022. 9781534439467 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover Genre: Poetry What did you like about the book? … Continue reading

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The Art of Protest: Creating, Discovering, and Activating Art for Your Revolution by De Nichols, illustrated by Diana Dagadita, Molly Mendoza, Olivia Twist, Saddo, and Diego Becas

The Art of Protest: Creating, Discovering, and Activating Art for Your Revolution by De Nichols, illustrated by Diana Dagadita, Molly Mendoza, Olivia Twist, Saddo, and Diego Becas. Big Picture Press, 2021. 9781536223255 Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred … Continue reading

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Together We March: 25 Protest Movements that Marched into History by Leah Henderson, illustrated by Tyler Feder

Together We March: 25 Protest Movements that Marched into History by Leah Henderson, illustrated by Tyler Feder. Atheneum Books for Young Readers, 2021. 9781534442702 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 What did you like about the … Continue reading

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Together We March: 25 Protest Movements That Marched Into History – Leah Henderson, illustrated by Tyler Feder

  Together We March: 25 Protest Movements That Marched Into History – Leah Henderson, illustrated by Tyler Feder, Atheneum Books For Young Readers, 9781534442702, 2021 Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4  What did … Continue reading

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Kids on the March: 15 Stories of SPEAKING OUT, PROTESTING, and FIGHTING for JUSTICE – Michael G. Long

    Kids on the March: 15 Stories of  SPEAKING OUT, PROTESTING, and FIGHTING for JUSTICE – Michael G. Long, Algonquin Young Readers, 9781643751009, 2021 Format: Softcover  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or starred review) 5  What did you … Continue reading

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Okapi Tale by Jacob Kramer, illustrated by K-Fai Steele

Okapi Tale by Jacob Kramer, illustrated by K-Fai Steele. Enchanted Lion, 2020. 9781592703043 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 3 Genre:  Animal fiction What did you like about the book? In the town of Beaston, … Continue reading

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Farmers Unite: Planting a Protest for Fair Prices by Lindsay H. Metcalf

Farmers Unite: Planting a Protest for Fair Prices by Lindsay H. Metcalf. Calkins Creek, 9781684379088, 2020. Format: Hardcover Rating:  1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book? This is an interesting … Continue reading

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Love is Powerful by Heather Dean Brewer, illustrated by LeUyen Pham

Love is Powerful by Heather Dean Brewer,  illustrated by LeUyen Pham. Candlewick, 9781536201994, 2020  Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 Format: Hardcover What did you like about the book?  Mari and mom are getting reading … Continue reading

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Lubaya’s Quiet Roar – written by Marilyn Nelson, with paintings by Philemona Williamson

  Lubaya’s Quiet Roar – written by Marilyn Nelson, with paintings by Philemona Williamson, Dial Books for Young Readers, 9780525555551, 2020 Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 5 Genre:  Picture book What did you like about … Continue reading

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