The Suburban Mosaic Book of the Year is a program that aims to foster cultural understanding through literature.
It's 1985 and Salva is ready for the school day to be over. As the school day ends, however, soldiers attack his village. The civil war has come to hi... Read More
This graphic novel alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in popular culture.
Middl... Read More
In the months following September 11th many Muslim men were arrested, detained, and eventually deported along with their families. When her father is ... Read More
The story follows an ordinary family forced to deal with an extraordinary loss and shows what battle-scarred families face when their wounded loved on... Read More
A fifteen-year-old girl, fed up with Jim Crow segregation, refused to give up her seat to a white woman on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama in 1955. Claud... Read More
A New York Times Bestseller! The author of the beloved One for the Murphys gives readers an emotionally-charged, uplifting novel that will speak to an... Read More
Ghost, a naturally talented runner and troublemaker, is recruited for an elite middle school track team. He must stay on track, literally and figurati... Read More
Kimberly Chang is only eleven when she and her widowed mother immigrate to Brooklyn from Hong Kong, but she soon bears responsibilities beyond her yea... Read More
In this masterpiece about freedom, feminism, and destiny, Printz Honor author A.S. King tells the epic story of a girl coping with devastating loss at... Read More
Grayson Sender has been holding onto a secret for what seems like forever: "he" is a girl on the inside, stuck in the wrong gender's body. The weight ... Read More
When sixteen-year-old Tariq Johnson dies from two gunshot wounds, his community is thrown into an uproar. Tariq was black. The shooter, Jack Franklin,... Read More
A humorous account of a New York City teenager's battle with depression and his time spent in a psychiatric hospital.
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"Since its publication in 2000, hundreds of thousands of children all over the world have read and loved The Breadwinner. By reading the story of elev... Read More
Welcome to the stunning conclusion of the award-winning and best-selling MARCH trilogy. Congressman John Lewis, an American icon and one of the key fi... Read More
Being yourself can be such a bad idea sometimes. For sixteen-year-old Badi Hessamizadeh, life is a series of public humiliations. After wi... Read More
This autobiography tells the story of Satrapi’s early life as a girl in late 1970s and early 1980s Iran. Through her young eyes, the reader se... Read More
One cold night, on a street corner in Chicago, two teens—both named Will Grayson—are about to cross paths. As their worlds collide and intertwine,... Read More