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review: Down to the Bone

March 24, 2016

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title: Down to the Bone Author: Mayra Lazara Dole date: Harper Collins 2008 main character: Laura   It’s close to the last day in this Miami high school and a love letter has Laura fantasizing about celebrating her anniversary with Marlena, the love of her life. The daydream is cut short when Sister Asunción snatches […]

We Are the People 2016

March 24, 2016


We Are the People is once again providing a summer list for all our children. It includes books written or illustrated by Native Americans or people of color. Some have disabilities. Others are LGBTQIA. All are books that we would proudly place in any child’s hands. With careful, critical consideration, this year’s list was created by […]