Teachers and Librarians working with students from grades 6 - 12! Please join us for this annual event that highlights great new titles for the upper grades, including fiction, non-fiction, and graphic novels. YA staff specialists will talk about our fave new books, and we'll be joined by representatives from publishers Albert Whitman and Random House, as well as authors Jessie Foley (Neighborhood Girls) and Gloria Chao (American Panda.) Expect lots of great information, as well as fabulous giveaways and door prizes. This event is free, but space is limited. Please reserve your spot by calling us 847-4446-8880 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
A powerful coming-of-age story about a girl whose encounters with loss, broken friendships, and newfound faith leave her forever changed, from Printz Honor winner and Morris Award Finalist Jessie Ann Foley
When Wendy Boychuck’s father, a Chicago cop, was escorted from their property in handcuffs, she knew her life would never be the same.
“Weepingly funny.” —The Wall Street Journal
“Charmed my socks off.” —David Arnold, New York Times bestselling author of Kids of Appetite and Mosquitoland
Four starred reviews for this incisive, laugh-out-loud contemporary debut about a Taiwanese-American