Miep and the Most Famous Diary

Written by:¬†Meeg Pincus Illustrated by:¬†Jordi Solano For ages:¬†6-12 years Language:¬†English & very little German Topics Covered:¬†Historical Figures,¬†Historical Events, Holocaust, Judaism, Global Community, WWII, Activism,¬†Strength, Resilience.¬† Summary:¬†This book opens with Miep hearing the footsteps of Nazi soldiers, coming to arrest the 8 Jewish people that she’s been helping to hide in attic storage rooms for the…

Chester Nez and the Unbreakable Code; A Navajo Code Talker’s Story

Written by:¬†Joseph Bruchac Illustrated by:¬†Liz Amini-Holmes For ages:¬†8 and up Language:¬†English & Navajo Topics Covered:¬†Indigenous Voices, Historical Figures, Historical Events, Culture &¬†Traditions.¬† Summary:¬†Once a Navajo boy named Betoli had to go to Fort Defiance boarding school, and was given the name Chester. ¬†He was not allowed to speak Navajo, and his long hair got cut…