Celebrating Black Joy & Excellence

Young Readers

book cover Crown: An Ode to a Fresh Cut by Derrick Barnes
Youth Picture Books BAR
book cover Ron’s Big Mission by Rose Blue
Youth Picture Books BLU
book cover Me & Mama by Cozbi A. Cabrera
Youth Picture Books CAB
book cover Max and the Tag-Along Moon by Floyd Cooper
Youth Picture Books COO
book cover Ruby’s Reunion Day Dinner by Angela Dalton
Youth Picture Books DAL
book cover Mae Among the Stars by Roda Ahmed
Youth Biographies JEMISON
book cover A Girl Like Me by Angela Johnson
Youth Picture Books JOH
book cover I am Martin Luther King Jr. by Brad Meltzer
Youth Biographies KING
book cover The Thing About Bees: A Love Letter by Shabazz Larkin
Youth Picture Books LAR
book cover Jayden’s Impossible Garden by Mélina Mangal
Youth Picture Books MAN
book cover Saturday by Oge Mora
Youth Picture Books MOR
book cover Leontyne Price: Voice of a Century by Carole Boston Weatherford
Youth Biographies PRINCE
book cover Hidden Figures by Margot Lee Shetterly
Youth Nonfiction J 510.92 S
book cover Portraits of African-American Heroes by Tonya Bolden
Youth Nonfiction J 920 B

Middle Grade Readers

book cover Bud, Not Buddy by Christopher Paul Curtis
Youth Fiction CURTIS
book cover Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper
Youth Fiction DRAPER
book cover It All Comes Down to This by Karen English
Youth Fiction ENGLISH
book cover The Magic in Changing Your Stars by Leah Henderson
Youth Fiction HENDERSON
book cover Ophie’s Ghosts by Justina Ireland
Youth Fiction IRELAND
book cover Black Boy Joy: 17 Stories Celebrating Black Boyhood edited by Kwame Mbalia
Youth Fiction MBALIA
book cover Betty Before X by Ilyasah Shabazz
Youth Fiction SHABAZZ
book cover One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
Youth Fiction WILLIAMS-GARCIA
book cover Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
Youth Fiction WOODSON
book cover Strong Inside: The True Story of How Perry Wallace Broke College Basketball’s Color Line by Andrew Maraniss
Youth Nonfiction J 796.323 M
book cover Black Diamond:The Story of the Negro Baseball Leagues by Pat McKissack
Youth Nonfiction J 796.357 M

02/03/2022 jk