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From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry

The way Paula Yoo unfolds this story is an amazing work of storytelling, and considering how little known the Chin case is, this book has as much potential with adult readers as with the YA audience. -Marika

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From a Whisper to a Rallying Cry: The Killing of Vincent Chin and the Trial that Galvanized the Asian American Movement By Paula Yoo Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781324002871
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Published: Norton Young Readers - April 20th, 2021

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The Rock from the Sky

A hilarious dark comedy in multiple acts, The Rock From the Sky will bring readers through an entire range of emotions before the final page. Sharp and funny, this is sweetly absurdist and sure to be enjoyed by adults just as much as children. -Marika

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The Rock from the Sky By Jon Klassen, Jon Klassen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jon Klassen, Jon Klassen (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781536215625
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Published: Candlewick - April 13th, 2021

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Penny

The existential musings of a cat, Penny is sure to win over any cat lover...and that's not just the Toxoplasma gondii. Realistic pen-and-ink and watercolor illustrations illuminate Penny's catnip fueled musings and daily monotony...something everyone coming out of a homebound state can appreciate. -Katherine

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Penny By Karl Stevens Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781452183053
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Published: Chronicle Books - May 4th, 2021

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Firekeeper's Daughter

In this high-stakes thriller, 18 year old Daunis must juggle systems, rules, loyalties, and her own emotions in her quest for helping to solve some of the problems that plague her community. Because, as she knows, justice is not something native women are given, so she'll have to do what she can to do the best she can under the circumstances- for her entire community. A tightly-plotted high stakes thriller combining an FBI drug case, murder, hockey, family ties, the devastation of drugs, and even romance, set in an Ojibwe community on the UP.

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Firekeeper's Daughter By Angeline Boulley Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250766564
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 16th, 2021

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A Certain Hunger

A surprising novel that will lure you in with it's delicious writing and leave you hungry (in more ways than one). Food critic Dorothy Daniels wants good food and good sex, and she will go to whatever lengths she needs in order to get it. She is, after all, a psychopath. At once a critique of the food industry and a criminal's account, A Certain Hunger is a stunning feminist page-turner. With it's devious protagonist and delectable prose, this novel will devour you. -Marika

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A Certain Hunger By Chelsea G. Summers Cover Image
$26.00
It's Complicated--Contact Us for More Information
ISBN: 9781951213145
Published: Unnamed Press - December 8th, 2020

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Threads: From the Refugee Crisis

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Threads: From the Refugee Crisis By Kate Evans Cover Image
$24.95
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ISBN: 9781786631732
Published: Verso - June 20th, 2017

The Calais Jungle is a sprawling refugee camp in northern France filled with people desperate to enter the UK through the chunnel. Kate Evans chronicles her time spent volunteering there and the stories of some of the refugees she met. Raw and heartbreaking, this should be required reading.

Marika


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