Results for Children & Teens + African American Authors & Leads

Select your view:
Order books by:
  • Zane and the Hurricane : A Story of Katrina
    Rodman Philbrick
    Hardcover: 02/25/2014
     
    Newbery Honor author Rodman Philbrick presents a gripping yet poignant novel about a 12-year-old boy and his ...
  • The Best Bad Luck I Ever Had
    Kristin Levine
    Paperback: 09/16/2010
     
    Set in 1917 and inspired by the author’s true family history, this is the poignant story of a remarkable ...
  • If a Tree Falls at Lunch Period
    Gennifer Choldenko
    Paperback: 04/01/2009
     
    Two worlds collide in one compelling story set in a suburban American middle-school. Kirsten's world is ...
  • Small Steps
    Louis Sachar
    Paperback: 01/08/2008
     
    Two years after being released from Camp Green Lake, Armpit is home in Austin, Texas, trying to turn his life ...
  • Bud, Not Buddy
    Christopher Paul Curtis
    Paperback: 01/01/2002
     
    It's 1936, in Flint, Michigan. Times may be hard, and ten-year-old Bud may be a motherless boy on the run,...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 5

Page 1 of 1
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Genre
Genre: Adult Fiction
Novels - 1

Genre: Young Adults & Older Children
Children's Books Ages 9 up - 4
Young Adults - 2

Filter by Time Period
Filter by Setting

Books thatinspire you.Handpicked.

Books you'll stay up all night reading; books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, books that will expand your mind and inspire you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.