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MINI REVIEW: Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate

MINI REVIEW: Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate

Crenshaw by Katherine Applegate In her first novel since The One and Only Ivan, winner of the Newbery Medal, Katherine Applegate delivers an unforgettable and magical story about family, friendship, and resilience. Jackson and his family have fallen on hard times. There’s no more money for rent. And not much…
MINI REVIEW: El Deafo By Cecelia Bell

MINI REVIEW: El Deafo By Cecelia Bell

El Deafo by Cece Bell Going to school and making new friends can be tough. But going to school and making new friends while wearing a bulky hearing aid strapped to your chest? That requires superpowers! In this funny, poignant graphic novel memoir, author/illustrator Cece Bell chronicles her hearing loss…
REVIEW: Hidden Figures

REVIEW: Hidden Figures

Hidden Figures: The American Dream and the Untold Story of the Black Women Mathematicians Who Helped Win the Space Race by Margot Lee Shetterly The #1 New York Times bestseller The phenomenal true story of the black female mathematicians at NASA whose calculations helped fuel some of America’s greatest achievements…