• Under My Hijab

    Under My Hijab

    Khan, Hena

    As a young girl observes that each of six women in her life wears her hijab and hair in a different way, she considers how to express her own style one day.

    Format: Book - 2019 First edition

    Holds: 2 on 27 copies

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  • Undocumented: A Worker's Fight

    Undocumented: A Worker's Fight

    Tonatiuh, Duncan

    Undocumented is the story of immigrant workers who have come to the United States without papers. Juan grew up in Mexico working in the fields to help provide for his family. Struggling for money, Juan crosses over into the United States and becomes an undocumented worker, living in a poor neighborhood, working hard to survive.

    Format: Graphic Novel - 2018

    Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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  • The Water Walker

    The Water Walker

    Robertson, Joanne

    "This is the story of a determined Ojibwe Grandmother (Nokomis) Josephine Mandamin and her great love for Nibi (Water). Nokomis walks to raise awareness of our need to protect Nibi for future generations, and for all life on the planet. She, along with other women, men, and youth, have walked around all of the Great Lakes from the four salt waters - or oceans - all the way to Lake Superior. The water walks are full of challenges, and by her example Josephine inspires and challenges us all to take up our responsibility to protect our water and our planet for all generations. Her story is a wonderful way to talk with children about the efforts that the Ojibwe and many other Indigenous peoples give to the protection of water - the giver of life."--

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 0 on 7 copies

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  • We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices

    We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices

    What do we tell our children when the world seems bleak, and prejudice and racism run rampant? With 96 lavishly designed pages of original art, poetry, and prose, fifty diverse creators lend voice to young activists.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 9 copies

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  • We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler

    We Will Not Be Silent: The White Rose Student Resistance Movement That Defied Adolf Hitler

    Freedman, Russell

    "The true story of the White Rose, a group of students in Nazi Germany who were active undercover agents of the resistance movement against Hitler and his regime"--

    Format: Book - 2016

    Holds: 0 on 4 copies

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  • The Whispering Town

    The Whispering Town

    Elvgren, Jennifer Riesmeyer

    In Denmark during World War II, young Annet, her parents, and their neighbors help a Jewish family hide from Nazi soldiers until it is safe for them to leave Annet's basement.

    Format: Book - 2014

    Holds: 1 on 3 copies

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  • Woke Baby

    Woke Baby

    Browne, Mahogany L.

    "For all the littlest progressives, waking up to seize a new day of justice and activism. Woke babies are up early. Woke babies raise their fists in the air. Woke babies cry out for justice. Woke babies grow up to change the world. This lyrical and empowering book is both a celebration of what it means to be a baby and what it means to be woke. With bright playful art, Woke Baby is an anthem of hope in a world where the only limit to a skyscrapper is more blue."--Publisher's description.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 22 copies

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  • Xiuhtezcatl Martinez: Protecting the Environment and Indigenous Rights

    Xiuhtezcatl Martinez: Protecting the Environment and Indigenous Rights

    Barghoorn, Linda

    "Trailblazing Xiuhtezcatl Martinez speaks and performs around the world to inspire and empower people to protect and preserve the environment. A leader of the youth-led climate change movement and an activist for Indigenous rights, the 15-year-old Aztec change-maker is a commanding example to all youth to get involved in social change. Using the powerful medium of music, Xiuhtezcatl inspires people around the world to be environmental stewards in order to secure a better future for today's youth"--Provided by publisher.

    Format: Book - 2017

    Holds: 0 on 2 copies

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  • Yo Soy Muslim: A Father's Letter to His Daughter

    Yo Soy Muslim: A Father's Letter to His Daughter

    Gonzales, Mark

    A lyrical celebration of multiculturalism as a parent shares with a child the value of their heritage and why it should be a source of pride, even when others disagree.

    Format: Book - 2017 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 16 copies

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  • You Are Mighty: A Guide to Changing the World

    You Are Mighty: A Guide to Changing the World

    Paul, Caroline

    Being a good citizen means standing up for what's right--and here's just the way to start. ...A book for those with a fierce sense of justice, a good sense of humor, and a big heart. This guide features change-maker tips, tons of DIY activities, and stories about the kids who have paved the way before, from famous activists like Malala Yousafzai and Claudette Colvin to the everyday young people whose habit changes triggered huge ripple effects. So make a sign, write a letter, volunteer, sit-in, or march! There are lots of tactics to choose from, and you're never too young to change the world. --Publisher

    Format: Book - 2018

    Holds: 0 on 8 copies

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