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  • Amari and the Night Brothers

    by B. B. Alston ...
    Book 1 - Supernatural Investigations
    New York Times bestseller!Artemis Fowl meets Men in Black in this exhilarating debut middle grade fantasy, the first in a trilogy filled with #blackgirlmagic. Perfect for fans of Tristan Strong Punches a Hole in the Sky, the Percy Jackson series, and Nevermoor.Amari Peters has never stopped believing her missing brother, Quinton, is alive. Not even when the police told her otherwise, or when she ... Read more

    $8.99 USD

  • The Stars Beneath Our Feet

    "The right story at the right time. . . . It’s not just a narrative; it’s an experience. It’s the novel we’ve been waiting for." —The New York TimesA boy tries to steer a safe path through the projects in Harlem in the wake of his brother’s death in this outstanding debut novel that celebrates community and creativity. Winner of the Coretta Scott King John Steptoe Award for New Talent and soon to ... Read more

    $7.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 7

    Tales from a Not-So-Glam TV Star

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell might just get her first kiss with her crush, Brandon, in this seventh installment of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki’s juggling a lot this month. A reality TV crew is following Nikki and her friends as they record their hit song together, plus there are voice lessons, dance practice, and little sister Brianna’s latest wacky hijinks. Nikki’s sure she can ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 5

    Tales from a Not-So-Smart Miss Know-It-All

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell authors an advice column for the school newspaper in this fifth installment of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki Maxwell develops a sudden interest in student journalism that may or may not (okay, definitely does) have to do with the fact that mean girl MacKenzie has started writing a gossip column. So Nikki joins the school newspaper staff—and ends up as an ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • The Dork Diaries Set

    Dork Diaries Books 1, 2, 3, 3 1/2, 4, and 5

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Don’t miss this dorkalicious boxed set of the first six Dork Diaries books that comes with a special collectible poster!Dork Diaries are funnier in numbers, which is why this complete collection of Nikki Maxwell’s entertaining adventures is a must-have for Dorks everywhere. This boxed set includes all five standalone Dork Diary titles—Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life, Tales from a Not-So-Popular ... Read more

    $59.99 USD

  • The Royal Trials (Last Gate of the Emperor #2)

    From Kwame Mbalia and Prince Joel David Makonnen comes an Afrofuturist adventure about a mythical Ethiopian empire. Sci-fi and fantasy combine in this epic journey to the stars.Yared has traveled a long way to find his place in the universe. Light years, even. Though the battle of Addis Prime is over, the spacefaring Axum Empire is still fractured. The kingdom once gave their technology away free ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Hoodoo

    **“I loved this book. Told by a narrator you won’t soon forget, it is filled with myth and legend, danger and bravery. Hoodoo **is pure folk magic.**”—**Keith Donohue, New York Times bestselling authorTwelve-year-old Hoodoo Hatcher was born into a family with a rich tradition of practicing folk magic: hoodoo, as most people call it. But even though his name is Hoo... ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 12

    Tales from a Not-So-Secret Crush Catastrophe

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell has to juggle two kids**’** feelings in the twelfth installment in the blockbuster #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!In Nikki Maxwell’s newest diary, it’s the countdown to the end of the school year, and Nikki’s juggling some big questions about how she’ll spend her summer. She’s also facing an unexpected crush catastrophe—there’s a new kid interested in Nikki, but ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • March: Book Two

    After the success of the Nashville sit-in movement, John Lewis’ commitment to change through nonviolence is stronger than ever — but as he and his fellow Freedom Riders board a bus into the vicious heart of the deep south, they will be tested like never before. Faced with beatings, police brutality, imprisonment, arson, and even murder, the movement’s young activists place their lives on the line ... Read more

    $12.99 USD

  • Hurricane Child

    Prepare to be swept up by this exquisite novel that reminds us that grief and love can open the world in mystical ways.**Winner of the Stonewall Book Award!****Winner of the Lambda Literary Award!**Caroline Murphy is a Hurricane Child.Being born during a hurricane is unlucky, and twelve-year-old Caroline has had her share of bad luck lately. She's hated and bullied by everyone in her small school ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Last Stop on Market Street

    Illustrated by Christian Robinson ...
    #1 New York Times BestsellerA USA Today BestsellerWinner of the Newbery MedalA Caldecott Honor BookA Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor BookThis award-winning modern classic—a must-have for every child’s home library—is an inclusive ode to kindness, empathy, gratitude, and finding joy in unexpected places, and celebrates the s... ... Read more

    $10.99 USD

  • Ophie's Ghosts

    Winner, Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction! The New York Times bestselling author of Dread Nation makes her middle grade debut with a sweeping tale of the ghosts of our past that won’t stay buried, starring an unforgettable girl named Ophie.Ophelia Harrison used to live in a small house in the Georgia countryside. But that was before the night in November 1922, and the cruel act that took ... Read more

    $7.99 USD

  • One Last Word

    Wisdom from the Harlem Renaissance

    by Nikki Grimes ...
    "One Last Word is the work of a master poet." --Kwame Alexander, Newbery Medal-winning author of The CrossoverFrom the New York Times bestselling and Coretta Scott King award-winning author Nikki Grimes comes an emotional, special new collection of poetry inspired by the Harlem Renaissance--paired with full-color, original art from today's most exciting African-American illustrators.Inspired by ... Read more

    $7.19 USD

  • Dork Diaries 3

    Tales from a Not-So-Talented Pop Star

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell enters a talent competition in this third installment of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki Maxwell has been doing everything she can to keep everyone at school from learning the truth—that she’s there on scholarship in exchange for her Dad working as the school’s exterminator. When a major talent competition is announced with a school scholarship offered as ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 2

    Tales from a Not-So-Popular Party Girl

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell is torn between two incredible parties in this second installment of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Recipe for disaster:4 parties.Add 2 friends and 1 crush.Divide by 1 mean girl out to RUIN Nikki.Mix well, put fingers over eyes, and CRINGE!Settled in at her new school and flanked by awesome friends Chloe and Zoey, life is looking up for Nikki Maxwell, ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 1

    Tales from a Not-So-Fabulous Life

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell is starting eighth grade at a new school—and her very first diary is packed with hilarious stories and art in this SUPER SQUEE updated edition of the first book in the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki confesses all in her first diary ever: her epic battle with her mom for an iPhone, meeting her new soon-to-be BFFs Chloe and Zoey, falling for adorably sweet ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Out of My Mind

    A New York Times bestseller for three years and counting!“A gutsy, candid, and compelling story. It speaks volumes.” —School Library Journal (starred review)“Unflinching and realistic.” —*KirkusReviews* (starred review)**From award-winning author Sharon Draper comes a story that will forever change how we all look at anyone with a disability, perfect for fans of RJ Palacio’s Wonder.... ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 4

    Tales from a Not-So-Graceful Ice Princess

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Nikki Maxwell raises money for a local animal shelter in this fourth installment of the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki Maxwell isn’t at all surprised to find out that her crush Brandon volunteers at a local animal shelter—of course he wants to help those adorable puppies! And she’ll do whatever it takes to keep the shelter from closing. Nikki, Chloe, and Zoey enter an ice ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • One Crazy Summer

    In this Newbery Honor novel, New York Times bestselling author Rita Williams-Garcia tells the story of three sisters who travel to Oakland, California, in 1968 to meet the mother who abandoned them. A strong option for summer reading—take this book along on a family road trip or enjoy it at home.This moving, funny novel won the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction and the Coretta Scott King ... Read more

    $7.99 USD

  • Dork Diaries 3 1/2

    How to Dork Your Diary

    Illustrated by Rachel Renée Russell ...
    series Dork Diaries
    Create your own Dork Diary with this special, interactive addition to the #1 New York Times bestselling Dork Diaries series!Nikki Maxwell can’t believe it when one morning she can’t find her diary! The hunt is on, and while she looks, Nikki can’t help putting together a list of important diary-keeping lessons to remember in case of missing diary emergencies like this one.How to Dork Your Diary is ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Brown Girl Dreaming

    A New York Times Bestseller and National Book Award WinnerJacqueline Woodson, the acclaimed author of Red at the Bone*, tells the moving story of her childhood in mesmerizing verse.*Raised in South Carolina and New York, Woodson always felt halfway home in each place. In vivid poems, she shares what it was like to grow up as an African American in the 1960s and 1970s, living with the remnants of ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • This Book Is Anti-Racist

    20 lessons on how to wake up, take action, and do the work

    Illustrated by Aurelia Durand ...
    series Empower the Future
    **#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERRecommended by Oprah's Book Club, ESSENCE, We Need Diverse Books, ellentube, Brit + Co, PureWow, Teen Vogue, Time, New York, USA TODAY, and TODAY.comAlso available: This Book Is Anti-Racist Journal, a guided journal with more than 50 activities to support your anti-racism journey**Who are you? What is racism? Where does it come from? Why does it exist? What can you d. ... Read more

    $11.59 USD

  • March Book 1

    Illustrated by Nate Powell ...
    Book 1 - March
    Congressman John Lewis (GA-5) is an American icon, one of the key figures of the civil rights movement. His commitment to justice and nonviolence has taken him from an Alabama sharecroppers farm to the halls of Congress, from a segregated schoolroom to the 1963 March on Washington, and from receiving beatings from state troopers to receiving the Medal of Freedom from the first African-American ... Read more

    $9.99 USD

  • Ghost Boys

    A heartbreaking and powerful story about a black boy killed by a police officer, drawing connections through history, from award-winning author Jewell Parker Rhodes.Only the living can make the world better. Live and make it better.Twelve-year-old Jerome is shot by a police officer who mistakes his toy gun for a real threat. As a ghost, he observes the devastation that's been unleashed on his ... Read more

    $6.99 USD