Red Scarf Girl

Searing memoir set during the height of the Cultural Revolution in China. More

Journey to Jo’burg

Groundbreaking book set in South Africa during the apartheid era and banned by its government. More

Tales of the City

First book in Maupin’s acclaimed and groundbreaking series documenting San Francisco’s underground and gay culture. More

The Giving Tree

Poignant, game-changing picture book for readers of all ages that has been a favorite for generations. More

Sounder

Newbery Award–winning book that became an influential children’s work on race and class. More

Charlotte’s Web

Considered a classic of children’s literature; a novel of friendship, love, life, and death. More

The Boy in the Dress

The sharp and funny first novel for children from bestselling publishing phenomenon David Walliams. More

Stuart Little

White’s beloved classic about a small mouse on a big adventure is a perennial bestseller. More

Monster

Winner of the first Michael L. Printz Award and the Coretta Scott King Award. More

Old Yeller

Instantly acclaimed, it has become one of the most beloved children’s classics ever written. More

Dodger

Michael L. Printz Honor Book from bestselling author Sir Terry Pratchett; rich with humor and wisdom. More

Tessa Duder

This week, I’ve been with Elena Ferrante in Naples, travelling The Silk Roads with Peter Frankopan... More

Beezus and Ramona

Newbery Medal winner; humorous and beloved tale of the ups and downs of sisterhood. More