By Kate Gardner; illustrated by Heidi Smith (Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers)
Learn more about awe-inspiring animals in the wild: it’s best not to judge a beast until you understand its full, lovely life.
By Varian Johnson (Arthur A. Levine Books)
Candace sets out to find the treasure her grandmother searched for and expose an injustice committed against an African American family.
By Lamar Giles (Scholastic Press)
Two African-American teens find themselves working together to solve the murder of a mutual friend, Paris Secord, aka DJ ParSec.
National Braille Literacy Month
Learn about Braille at the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped.
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day
Try titles from our Read Across America Booklist about Dr. King and others who stood up for what they believe in and acted to make a difference.
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