Edited by J. Patrick Lewis (National Geographic Partners, LLC)
Dive into the diverse wonders and people of our nation through distinctive poetic voices and stunning photographs.
By David Bowles (Cinco Puntos Press)
Twelve-year-old Güero, a freckled, red-headed, Mexican-American border kid, discovers the joy of writing poetry, thanks to his English teacher.
By Alison McGhee (Atheneum, an imprint of Simon & Schuster)
Through 100 chapters, each 100 words, sixteen-year-old Will walks the streets of L.A. to deal with tragedy and loss.
Arab American Heritage Month
Learn more with this booklist from Social Justice Books.
National Poetry Month
Fill your National Poetry Month with our Read Across America Great Poetry to Read Aloud Booklist
School Library Month
Want students to spend more time in the library? Have them do this fun selfie activity.
Reading Without Walls Month
Challenge students to read about a character who is unlike them.
International Children‘s Book Day
Find outstanding international children’s books here.
National Library Week
Find more information about this celebration of libraries from the American Library Association.
Use our Earth Day Read Across America Booklist to inspire awareness and appreciation of the natural world.
El día de los niños, El día de los libros
Celebrate Día with these titles available from First Book.
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