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The Girl Who Thought in Pictures: The Story of Dr. Temple Grandin

Written by: Julia Finley Mosca Illustrated by: Daniel Rieley For Ages: 5-10 years old Language: English Topics Covered: Women in STEM, Trailblazers, Neurodiversity, Women Scientists. Summary: This rhyming book tells the life story of Temple Grandin and her achievements.  The…

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Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag

Written by: Rob Sanders Illustrated by: Steven Salerno For Ages: 5-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Historical Figures, Activism, LGBT, Community, Acceptance. Summary: This book is an incredibly positive historical look at the gay rights movement of the seventies, centered…

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Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut

Written by: Derrick Barnes Illustrated by: Gordon C. James For Ages: 3-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Self-Esteem, Community, POC-Centric Narratives. Summary:  This lyrical book’s narrator is a young boy at the barber shop, describing the experience.  He LOVES the…

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Flo

Written by: Kyo Maclear Illustrated by: Jay Fleck For Ages: 3-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Self-Expression, Acceptance, Community. Summary: Flo is the littlest panda in the family. She is also the most creative and always takes the time to…

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Brave

Written by: Stacy McAnulty Illustrated by: Joanne Lew-Vriethoff For Ages: 5-6 years Language: English Topics Covered: Courage, Social-Emotional Development, Self-Acceptance. Summary: This book emphasizes that bravery comes in all shapes and sizes, and in some situations that you might not…

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