Celebrate Poetry Month With Diverse Middle Grade Books in Verse
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Celebrate Poetry Month With Diverse Middle Grade Books in Verse

Let’s see, Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson received: 2015 John Newbery Medal Honor 2015 NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work – Youth/Teens 2014 National Book Award Winner, Young People’s Literature 2015 Coretta Scott King Book Award I am sure I am missing a few but after picking up the ARC at 2014’s BEA, I … Continue reading

#Diversiverse with Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson
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#Diversiverse with Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

This is my first time participating in #Diversiverse with the fabulous blog of BookLust where Chicagoan Aarti has been blogging since 2005. She has some excellent posts about why reading diversely is important and this challenge (I wouldn’t really call it a challenge) occurs the last two weeks of September. All that is required is … Continue reading