Stolen words 9/17

Stolen Words by Melanie Florence: "A look at the intergenerational impact of Canada's residential school system that separated Indigenous children from their families and the beautiful, healing relationship between a little girl and her grandfather.

Dragonfly kites

"Dragonfly Kites / Pimithaagansa" by Tomson Highway, illustrated by Julie Flett.

Ahimsa 10/17

In this historical middle-grade novel, Gandhi asks for one member of each family to join the fight for independence from the British, and when Anjali’s mother is jailed for doing so, Anjali must step out of her comfort zone to take over her mother’s work.

Blue sky white stars 6/17

Blue Sky White Stars (Book) : Naberhaus, Sarvinder : "A stirring poetic tribute to the beauty and wonder of America's symbols, history, landscape"--

me frida and the secret 3/18

me frida and the secret 3/18

Sleep Well, Siba and Saba 9/17

Sleep Well, Siba and Saba is a heartwarming story set in Uganda about two forgetful sisters and the dreams they dream each night.

Cover image for Salam alaikum 9/17

SALAM ALAIKUM: A Message of Peace written by Harris J and illustrated by Ward Jenkins. The author/songwriter has used his words to create a beautiful picture book to spread peace, kindness, and unity within our communities.

Pattan's Pumpkin: An Indian Flood Story: Chitra Soundar, Frane Lessac: 9/17

Pattan's Pumpkin: An Indian Flood Story: Chitra Soundar, Frane Lessac:

Lola plants a garden 9/17

Lola Plants a Garden by Anna McQuinn and illustrated by Rosalind Beardshaw. Katie read this book on

Cover image for Shahana

Through My Eyes Shahana a Novel by Rosanne Hawke - Paperback - NEW

Cover image for Mama's nightingale : a story of immigration and separation

MAMA'S NIGHTINGALE by Edwidge Danticat, Illustrated by Leslie Staub -- A touching tale of parent-child separation and immigration, from a National Book Award finalist.