Summary: Learn about the plants and animals that have adapted to survive in the hottest (sometimes coldest) and driest environments on earth.
Publisher / Publication Date: AV2 by Weigl 2012
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.54 BAN
Summary: Sent to live with her strict Lebanese father in Texas upon the outbreak of the Gulf War, Arab-American teen Jasira endures racial taunts from her new classmates and enters into a dangerously exploitative relationship with a bigoted Army reservist.
Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2005
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ERI
Summary: Raina Telgemeir's books are loved by children around the world. She writes about things that are difficult to discuss with others.
Publisher / Publication Date: AV2 0000