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For Middle Grade Readers

Can I Touch Your Hair?

Irene and Charles end up as partners for a poem-writing project—and the poems they write focus on family, friends, food, and what they learn about race and the world around them.

More Titles to Try

Ms. Bixby’s Last Day by John David Anderson

Amina’s Voice by Hena Khan

Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt

Refugee by Alan Gratz