May 2019 Inspiring Curiosity

Books of the Month

Copyright © 2018 by Jillian Tamaki. Images reproduced with permission of the publisher, Abrams Books for Young Readers, an imprint of ABRAMS, New York, NY.

They Say Blue

By Jillian Tamaki (Abrams Books for Young Readers)

Follow a young girl through a year or a day as she explores and examines the world around her and shares her questions and imaginative thoughts.

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Aru Shah and the End of Time

By Roshani Chokshi (Disney)

Launched into the world of Hindu gods, Aru faces the Sleeper demon from the Lamp of Bharata—in her Spider-Man pajamas.

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A Land of Permanent Goodbyes

By Atia Abawi (Philomel)

After a horrific bombing, Tareq must travel with his father and one surviving younger sister, Susan, from war-torn Syria to Turkey to Greece.

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