The 2015 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award winner is Christopher Myers, illustrator of "Firebird: Ballerina Misty Copeland Shows a Young Girl How to Dance Like the Firebird," written by Misty Copeland.
One Crazy Summer: Rita Williams-Garcia; 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.
The Circus Ship Big Book (Candlewick Press Big Book): Chris Van Dusen: recommended by MAFF Book Corner/by SLPs ("Describing" Books)
Smart about Art Ser Frida Kahlo The Artist Who Painted Herself by
Misty Copeland On Broadening 'Beauty' And Being Black In Ballet
This literally my favorite ballet! Misty Copeland dances in the title role of The Firebird. "It was one of the first really big principal roles I was ever given an opportunity to dance with American Ballet Theatre," she says.
The Egypt Game
De Como Tia Lola Vino De Visita A Quedarse / How Tia Lola Came to Visit Stay (Paperback)
Julia Alvarez s heartwarming novel now in Spanish. Moving to Vermont after his parents split, Miguel has plenty to worry about! Tia Lola, his quirky, carismatica, and maybe magical aunt makes his life
The Dark Is Rising (The Dark Is Rising Sequence Series
Salvage the Bones by Jesmyn Ward
The Black Fiction book club is reading "Salvage the Bones" by Jesmyn Ward. Discussion will be held on May 2 at at the East Columbia Branch.