by Carole Lindstrom; illustrated by Michaela Goade (Roaring Brook Press, a division of Holtzbrinck Publishing)
A young girl learns from her Nokomis (grandmother) about protecting our shared planet and invites all to become stewards of Earth.
by Adrianna Cuevas (Farrar, Straus and Giroux)
When Nestor and his mother move in with his grandmother, Nestor is forced to use his secret ability to communicate with animals to save the inhabitants of his new home town when they are threatened by a tule vieja, a witch that transforms into animals.
by Thanhha Lai (HarperColllins)
Hằng, a refugee from Việt Nam who has traveled to Texas to find her little brother who was taken from her years ago, is helped by LeeRoy, a city boy with big rodeo dreams.
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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