Children/Young Adult

Angel of Greenwood

By Randi Pink - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Angel Hill and Isaiah Wilson have grown up in the Greenwood neighborhood of Tulsa, Oklahoma, the prosperous Black community known until summer 1921 as “...Read Review

Tell No Tales: Pirates of the Southern Seas

By Sam Maggs - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young AdultNautical

This graphic novel recounts the adventures of real-life 18th-century pirates Anne Bonny and Mary Read, with cameo appearances by Jack Rackham. Anne’s ...Read Review

Root Magic

By Eden Royce - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young AdultHistorical Fantasy

Root Magic begins with eleven-year-old Jezebel Turner at her grandmother’s burial in 1963 in the marshy South Carolina Lowcountry, along with her twin, ...Read Review

Houdini and Me

By Dan Gutman - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Eleven-year-old Harry Mancini lives in the same New York City house Harry Houdini once lived in, so our modern-day Harry is obsessed with ...Read Review

Beni’s War

By Tammar Stein - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Beni’s moshav is located just three miles from the Syrian border. When a surprise attack occurs on Yom Kippur, his agricultural cooperative ...Read Review

Beautiful Wild

By Anna Godbersen - Published 2020

Genres:

Children/Young AdultRomance

The diaphanous cover undermines the depth and complexity of this Gilded Age Romance. The title refers not only to our heroine, but also ...Read Review

Tarō: Legendary Boy Hero of Japan

By Blue Spruell - Published 2020

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Feudal Japan, 1596. When his parents are attacked and killed by a rival lord, Tarō narrowly escapes with his life. He’s found by ...Read Review

View from Pagoda Hill

By Michaela MacColl - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Shanghai, 1870. When the matchmaker declares 12-year-old Ning unmarriageable (she’s too tall, has “unnatural” green eyes and unbound feet), Ning’s mother writes ...Read Review

Teddy

By Laurence Luckinbill - Published 2021

Genres:

Biographical FictionChildren/Young Adult

In their appealing young adult graphic novel, Luckinbill and Tait present the facts of President Theodore Roosevelt’s life in compact form, while ...Read Review

A Place to Hang the Moon

By Kate Albus - Published 2021

Genres:

Children/Young Adult

Orphans William, Edmund, and Anna have recently lost their only living relative, their grandmother. Because it’s 1940 and the Germans are bombing London ...Read Review

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