• Chasing Space

    Chasing Space

    Melvin, Leland

    An injury sidelined his football career and a ruptured eardrum almost ended his astronaut dreams. These challenges never stopped Leland Melvin from becoming the only person to both be drafted by the NFL and walk in space. MS

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  • Proud

    Proud

    Muhammad, Ibtihaj

    Read the powerful story of the Olympic fencer who broke barriers as the first American to compete wearing a hijab and the first Muslim American woman to the win an Olympic medal.

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  • #NotYourPrincess

    #NotYourPrincess

    What does it mean to be an Indigenous woman? Find out in this collection of poems, essays, interviews, and original art.

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  • Period Power

    Period Power

    Okamoto, Nadya

    Founder of period.org, Nadya Okamoto breaks the stigma of talking about periods and speaks up for the rights of women to access period products.

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  • The Orca Scientists

    The Orca Scientists

    Perez Valice, Kim

    Go into the field with Puget Sound whale biologists as they try to understand and protect these endangered marine mammals. MS

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  • Queer, There, and Everywhere

    Queer, There, and Everywhere

    Prager, Sarah

    You may have heard of Harvey Milk and George Takei, but history is filled with pioneering LGBTQ trailblazers, activists and inventors whose stories we need to hear.

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  • I Have the Right to

    I Have the Right to

    Prout, Chessy

    The numbers are staggering: nearly one in five girls ages 14 to 17 have been the victim of a sexual assault or attempted sexual assault. This is the true story of one of those girls.

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  • Photographic

    Photographic

    Quintero, Isabel

    Mixing photography, words and illustrations, this graphic novel tells the story of the extraordinary Mexican photographer, Graciela Iturbide

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  • Americanized

    Americanized

    Saedi, Sara

    Sara Saedi, a straight-A students, found out she was undocumented when she was 13. Her memoir is a mix of typical teenager antics and fear of being deported at any moment.

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  • Undefeated

    Undefeated

    Sheinkin, Steve

    Jim Thorpe was one of the first true football stars, and set records that stood for decades. So why were his Olympic medals taken away?

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