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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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAC

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Summary: A year after 9/11, Muslim teenager Shirin has completely withdrawn from social life, until she meets Ocean James in her biology class and is tempted to actually let her guard down.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

Curtis, Christopher Paul

Summary: The ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African-American family living in Flint, Michigan, are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Summary: A disfigured man befriends the children in a rural area, but the adults are mistrustful of the stranger.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Feature Films for Families [distributor] 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Rigoletto 2003

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

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

Ahmed, Samira

1 hold on 3 copies

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 Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC AHM

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Eberhardt, Jennifer L. (Jennifer Lynn)

Summary: From one of the world's leading experts on unconscious racial bias, a personal examination of one of the central controversies and culturally powerful issues of our time, and its influence on contemporary race relations and criminal justice.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 303.3 EBE

Adeyemi, Tomi

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 Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION ADE

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Hudson, Wade (EDT)/ Hudson, Cheryl Willis (EDT)/ Bryan, Ashley (FRW)/ Various (NRT)

Summary: A collection of essays, letters, poems, songs, and stories celebrates standing up against prejudice and racism, and includes entries by such authors as Kwame Alexander, Kat Williams-Garcia, Jacqueline Woodson, and Jason Reynolds.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 808.8 WE

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

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

Zijl, Annejet van der

Summary: When they fell in love in 1928, Rika and Waldemar could not have been more different. She was a thirty-seven-year-old Dutch-born mother, estranged from her husband. He was her immigrant boarder, not yet twenty, and a wealthy Surinamese descendant of slaves. The child they have together, brown skinned and blue eyed, brings the couple great joy yet raises some eyebrows. Until the Nazi occupation...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AmazonCrossing 2019

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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

Curtis, Christopher Paul.

Summary: The ordinary interactions and everyday routines of the Watsons, an African American family living in Flint, Michigan, are drastically changed after they go to visit Grandma in Alabama in the summer of 1963.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 1995

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

Eberhardt, Jennifer L. (Jennifer Lynn)

Summary: You don't have to be racist to be biased. Unconscious bias can be at work without our realizing it, and even when we genuinely wish to treat all people equally, ingrained stereotypes can infect our visual perception, attention, memory, and behavior. This has an impact on education, employment, housing, and criminal justice. In Biased, with a perspective that is at once scientific,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 303.3 EBE

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

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

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

Rosling, Hans

Summary: When asked simple questions about global trends -- what percentage of the world's population live in poverty; why the world's population is increasing; how many girls finish school -- we systematically get the answers wrong. So wrong that a chimpanzee choosing answers at random will consistently outguess teachers, journalists, Nobel laureates, and investment bankers. Professor and TED presenter...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 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

Summary: Lonely widow Emmi Kurowski meets Arab worker Ali in a bar during a rainstorm. They fall in love--to their own surprise, and to the shock of family, colleagues, and drinking buddies. An emotional power that reflects the ethnic tensions within German society.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN ALI

Ali, S. K.

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Muslims Adam and Zayneb meet in Doha, Qatar, during spring break and fall in love as both struggle to find a way to live their own truths.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salaam Reads 2019

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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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DRA

Higginbotham, Anastasia

Summary: Explains that although many adults do not care to admit it, color does still matter in the United States; discusses racism and the fight against it; and argues that bias is a problem for whites, but that white people do not have to accept it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dottir Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.8 HIG

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 Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

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