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5 Children's Books by Women You Should Be Reading

  • CHILDREN'S

    MAE AMONG THE STARS

    JAN. 9, 2018

CHILDREN'S

MAE AMONG THE STARS

by Roda Ahmed ; illustrated by Stasia Burrington

An enchanting, inspirational account of Jemison’s early life that illustrates the importance of encouraging and supporting... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    AYOBAMI AND THE NAMES OF THE ANIMALS

    APRIL 1, 2018

CHILDREN'S

AYOBAMI AND THE NAMES OF THE ANIMALS

by Pilar López Ávila ; illustrated by Mar Azabal ; translated by Jon Brokenbrow

A marvelous tale of one girl’s passion for reading, writing, and learning Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    ZENOBIA JULY

    MAY 21, 2019

CHILDREN'S

ZENOBIA JULY

by Lisa Bunker

A fun read that manages to feel solidly traditional while breaking new ground. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    EVERLASTING NORA

    OCT. 2, 2018

CHILDREN'S

EVERLASTING NORA

by Marie Miranda Cruz

Cruz’s touching debut breathes life, beauty and everlasting hope into a place where danger lurks and the dead rest. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    JUST SOUTH OF HOME

    MAY 7, 2019

CHILDREN'S

JUST SOUTH OF HOME

by Karen Strong

A stirring Southern middle-grade book that burns brighter than fireworks on the Fourth. Full review >

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