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Mafi, Tahereh

Summary: A year after 9/11, Muslim teenager Shirin has completely withdrawn from social life, until she meets Ocean James in her biology class and is tempted to actually let her guard down.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MAF

Hughes, Dean

Summary: Forced into an internment camp at the start of World War II, eighteen-year-old Yuki enlists in the Army to fight for the Allies as a member of the "Four-Four-Two," a segregated Japanese American regiment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2016

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Bach, Richard

Summary: Because he spends so much time perfecting his flying form instead of concentrating on getting food, a seagull is ostracized by the rest of the flock.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2014

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Morgan, Kass

Summary: After centuries of exclusivity, the Quatra Fleet Academy finally accepts students from the settler planets, forcing four teenagers from different backgrounds, with different ambitions, motives, and missions, to work together to outmaneuver a mysterious alien enemy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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Sales, Leila

Summary: After word-loving seventeen-year-old Winter Halperin thoughtlessly posts a racially offensive remark, her comment goes viral, turning her life into a nightmare.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC SAL

Ahmed, Samira

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A terrifying, futuristic United Sates where Muslim-Americans are forced into internment camps, and seventeen-year-old Layla Amin must lead a revolution against complicit silence"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC AHM

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Summary: "Marty and his best friend, Shiloh are on another adventure. Marty learns when a secret is too dangerous to keep, and that hate can spread like fire"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: J FIC NAY

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION NAY

Shevah, Emma

Summary: Dara Palmer dreams of being an actress, but when she does not get a part in the school play she wonders if it is because of her different looks as an adopted girl from Cambodia, so Dara becomes determined not to let prejudice stop her from being in the spotlight.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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Pearsall, Shelley.

Summary: In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon, where he learns that his father's unit, the all-Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission. Includes historical notes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library/Random House Audio 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD PEA

Lupica, Mike

Summary: "It's basketball season for the home team but Gus must wrestle with prejudice when he's the only one bothered by Cassie joining the boys' team and his teammate Steve makes fun of Gus's Dominican heritage"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J Fiction Lupica 2017

McClintock, Norah

Summary: "Riley Donovan is the new kid in town. When her next-door neighbor's barn catches on fire, with him inside it, Riley helps save him. But rather than being hailed a hero, Riley finds herself a target of harassment. When her neighbor is accused of starting the fire, Riley believes he is innocent and is determined to prove it--even if it means making powerful enemies."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MCC

Adeyemi, Tomi

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Zélie, her older brother Tzain, and rogue princess Amari fight to restore magic to the land and activate a new generation of magi, but they are ruthlessly pursued by the crown prince, who believes the return of magic will mean the end of the monarchy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ADE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ADE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ADE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ADE

Hutchens, Paul

Summary: When a mysterious stranger takes up residence in the treehouse they've just built, Bill and the gang learn a lesson about racism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Moody Press 1999

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J SCG 31

Blume, Judy.

Summary: When an African American family with three children moves into her white neighborhood, eleven-year-old Winnie learns the difference between being a good neighbor and being a good friend.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD BLU

Speare, Elizabeth George.

Summary: In 1687 in Connecticut, Kit Tyler, feeling out of place in the Puritan household of her aunt, befriends an old woman considered a witch by the community and suddenly finds herself standing trial for witchcraft.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sandpiper 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SPE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION SPE

Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)

Summary: When a burning cross set by the Klan causes panic and fear in 1932 Bumblebee, North Carolina, fifth-grader Stella must face prejudice and find the strength to demand change in her segregated town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2015

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Ahern, Cecelia

Summary: Since Celestine, eighteen, was declared a public menace, she has been on the run with Carrick, the one person she can trust, but she has a secret that may save all of those branded Flawed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AHE

Konigsberg, Bill

Summary: It is summer in Phoenix, and seventeen-year-old Maximo offers to help a Jordan, a fellow student in high school, with the food truck that belonged to Jordan's deceased father, and which may be the only thing standing between homelessness for Jordan and his mom; the boys are strongly attracted to each other, but as their romance develops it is threatened by the secrets they are hiding--and by...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Jones, Carrie.

Summary: Belle, a high school junior, expects to marry her long-term boyfriend one day until he tells her and their entire small Maine town that he is gay, and both face prejudice and violence even as they enter new relationships and try to remain friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flux 2007

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC JON

Shevah, Emma

Summary: Dara Palmer dreams of being an actress, but when she does not get a part in the school play she wonders if it is because of her different looks as an adopted girl from Cambodia, so Dara becomes determined not to let prejudice stop her from being in the spotlight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SHE

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SHE

Taylor, Theodore

Summary: When the freighter on which they are traveling is torpedoed by a German submarine during World War II, an adolescent white boy, blinded by a blow on the head, and an old black man are stranded on a tiny Caribbean island where the boy acquires a new kind of vision, courage, and love from his old companion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell Yearling Books 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC TAY

Chariandy, David John

Summary: "One sweltering summer in the Park, a housing complex outside of Toronto, Michael and Francis are coming of age and learning to stomach the careless prejudices and low expectations that confront them as young men of black and brown ancestry. While their Trinidadian single mother works double, sometimes triple shifts so her boys might fulfill the elusive promise of their adopted home, Francis...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing Inc. 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CHA

Hughes, Dean

Summary: Forced into an internment camp at the start of World War II, eighteen-year-old Yuki enlists in the Army to fight for the Allies as a member of the "Four-Four-Two," a segregated Japanese American regiment.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HUG

Perera, Anna.

Summary: Six months after the events of September 11, 2001, Khalid, a Muslim fifteen-year-old boy from England, is kidnapped during a family trip to Pakistan and imprisoned in Guantanamo Bay, Cuba, where he is held for two years suffering interrogations, water-boarding, isolation, and more for reasons unknown to him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC PER