Young Girl Squad

Girl Squads: 20 Female Friendships That Changed History Cover Image
By Sam Maggs, Jenn Woodall (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781683690726
Availability: Backordered
Published: Quirk Books - October 2nd, 2018

A fun and feisty tour of famous girl BFFs from history who stuck together and changed the world.

Honeysmoke: A Story of Finding Your Color Cover Image
By Monique Fields, Yesenia Moises (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781250115829
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Published: Imprint - January 8th, 2019

A young biracial girl looks around her world for her color. She finally chooses her own, and creates a new word for herself—honeysmoke.

Simone wants a color.

She asks Mama, “Am I black or white?”

“Boo,” Mama says, just like mamas do, “a color is just a word.”

She asks Daddy, “Am I black or white?”

Because I Was a Girl: True Stories for Girls of All Ages Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250154460
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - October 3rd, 2017

Because I Was a Girl is an inspiring collection of true stories by women and girls about the obstacles, challenges, and opportunities they've faced…because of their gender.

Captain Marvel What Makes A Hero Cover Image
By Pamela Bobowicz, Eda Kaban (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781368048071
Availability: Backordered
Published: Marvel Press - March 5th, 2019

Introduce the young reader in your life to the inimitable, expectation-destroying, glass ceiling-shattering, world-saving female Super Heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, from Captain Marvel and Shuri to Gamora, Black Widow, Nebula, and more, in this beautifully-illustrated picture book aimed at the young reader set.

Women in Science: 50 Fearless Pioneers Who Changed the World Cover Image
ISBN: 9781607749769
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Published: Ten Speed Press - July 26th, 2016

It’s a scientific fact: Women rock!

Drum Dream Girl: How One Girl's Courage Changed Music Cover Image
By Margarita Engle, Rafael López (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780544102293
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Published: Clarion Books - March 31st, 2015

Girls cannot be drummers. Long ago on an island filled with music, no one questioned that rule—until the drum dream girl. In her city of drumbeats, she dreamed of pounding tall congas and tapping small bongós. She had to keep quiet. She had to practice in secret.

Hair Love Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525553366
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Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019

New York Times Bestseller and tie-in to Academy-Award Winning Short Film "Hair Love"
"I love that Hair Love is highlighting the relationship between a Black father and daughter. Matthew leads the ranks of new creatives who are telling unique stories of the Black experience. We need this."

Malala's Magic Pencil Cover Image
By Malala Yousafzai, Kerascoët (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780316319577
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 17th, 2017

Nobel Peace Prize winner and New York Times bestselling author Malala Yousafzai's first picture book, inspired by her own childhood.

Malala's first picture book will inspire young readers everywhere to find the magic all around them.