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346323
10 ideas to overcome racism [10 Ideas]by Fornasari, Eleonora 

BTSB Prebound(Starry Forest, 2021)

BTSB #: 346323 Available

Dewey: 305.8/NAges: 7-10   
Lexile: 860

Subjects: Racism Race relations Conduct of life


Summary: Learn all about confronting racist ideas with the ten little but powerful actions.


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164395
Above the rim : how Elgin Baylor changed basketball by Bryant, Jen 

BTSB Prebound(Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2020)

BTSB #: 164395 In Bindery

Dewey: 796.323/BAges: 4-8   
AR: 4.3 LG F&P: S

Subjects: Baylor, Elgin Minneapolis Lakers (Basketball team) Los Angeles Lakers (Basketball team) National Basketball Association African American basketball players - United States - Biography Segregation Race relations


Summary: A player in the late 1950s and early 1960s for the Minneapolis/Los Angeles Lakers, Elgin Baylor was known for his acrobatic style of moving and shooting, inspiring others to get creative with their game. But when hotels and restaurants were racially segregated on their road trips, Elgin and his teammates boycotted them until the entire NBA followed suit.


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Accused! : the trials of the Scottsboro boys: lies, prejudice, and the fourteenth amendment by Brimner, Larry Dane 

BTSB Prebound(Calkins Creek, 2019)

BTSB #: 151824 Available

Dewey: 973.9/NAges: 13-17   
AR: 8.3 UG Lexile: 1170

Subjects: Scottsboro Trial, Scottsboro, Ala., 1931 Race relations Scottsboro (Ala.) Alabama


Summary: The story of the Scottsboro Boys, nine African-American teenagers who found their lives destroyed after two white women falsely accused them of rape.


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520589
Ain't gonna let nobody turn me 'round : my story of the making of Martin Luther King Day by Kirkwood, Kathlyn J. 

BTSB Prebound(Versify, 2022)

BTSB #: 520589 Available

Dewey: 394.261/AAges: 8-12   


Subjects: Kirkwood, Kathlyn J Martin Luther King, Jr., Day Race relations Civil rights movements - Biography


Summary: This memoir-in-verse tells the moving story of how a nation learned to celebrate a hero. Through years of protests and petition, Kathlyn's story highlights the foot soldiers who fought to make Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday a national holiday.


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908544
All star : how Larry Doby smashed the color barrier in baseball by Vernick, Audrey 

BTSB Prebound(Clarion, 2022)

BTSB #: 908544 Available

Dewey: 796.357/BAges: 4-7   
AR: 4.7 LG

Subjects: Doby, Larry Baseball African American baseball players - Biography Segregation Race relations


Summary: The remarkable story of Larry Doby, the first Black baseball player in the American League.


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533239
American immigration : our history, our stories by Krull, Kathleen 

BTSB Prebound(Harper, 2020)

BTSB #: 533239 Available

Dewey: 304.8/NAges: 8-12   


Subjects: Immigrants Race relations Immigration law - United States Colonization United States - Immigration and emigration - History


Summary: Explores the timely topic of immigration over the last 400 years, from the arrival of the Pilgrims to present-day.


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226335
Black birds in the sky : the story and legacy of the 1921 Tulsa Race Massacre by Colbert, Brandy 

BTSB Prebound(HarperCollins, 2021)

BTSB #: 226335 Available

Dewey: 976.6/NAges: 14-18   
AR: 9.2 UG

Subjects: Tulsa (Okla.), Tulsa Race Massacre, 1921 African Americans - Crimes against - Oklahoma - Tulsa Race relations Tulsa (Okla.) - Race relations - History|y20th century


Summary: Tells the story of one of the most deadly and destructive acts of racial violence in American history: the 1921 destruction of the Greenwood district of Tulsa, Oklahoma, commonly known as the Tulsa Race Massacre.


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501149
Black friend : on being a better white person by Joseph, Frederick 

BTSB Prebound(Candlewick Press, 2020)

BTSB #: 501149 Available

Dewey: 305/NAges: 12-16   
AR: 6.8 UG Lexile: 980 F&P: Z+

Subjects: Racism Race relations Social action


Summary: Writing from the perspective of a friend, the author offers candid reflections on his own experiences with racism and conversations with prominent artists and activists about theirs-creating an essential read for white people who are committed anti-racists and those newly come to the cause of racial justice.


205468
Call and response : the story of Black Lives Matter by Chambers, Veronica 

BTSB Prebound(Versify, 2021)

BTSB #: 205468 Available

Dewey: 323/NAges: 10-14   


Subjects: Black lives matter movement Civil rights movements African Americans Race relations


Summary: Tells the story of how a hashtag became a movement. It follows the activists and organizers on their journeys, examines some of the ways that progressive protests have been fundamental to American history, and shows how marches, rallies, and demonstrations can be vital tools for making meaningful change.


544461
Can I touch your hair? : poems of race, mistakes, and friendship by Latham, Irene 

BTSB Prebound(Carolrhoda, 2018)

BTSB #: 544461 Available

Dewey: 811/NAges: 8-12   
AR: 4.6 MG Lexile: NP F&P: U

Subjects: Race awareness Race relations Friendship


Summary: Irene who is white, and Charles who is black, work together on their fifth grade poetry project.


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Children's crusade of 1963 boosts civil rights [Events that changed America]by Adamson, Heather 

BTSB Prebound(Child's World, 2019)

BTSB #: 041860 Available

Dewey: 323.1196/NAges: 8-12   
AR: 5.3 MG Lexile: 860 F&P: X

Subjects: Civil rights movements Race relations


Summary: A captivating look into the Civil Rights Movement and how the actions of children helped promote equality for all races in America.


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Finding a way home : Mildred and Richard Loving and the fight for marriage equality by Brimner, Larry Dane 

BTSB Prebound(Calkins Creek, 2020)

BTSB #: 151912 Available

Dewey: 300/CAges: 12-16   
AR: 8.5 MG+ Lexile: 1260 F&P: Z+

Subjects: Loving, Mildred Jeter Loving, Richard Perry Interracial marriage Race relations Marriage law


Summary: When Mildred and Richard Loving are arrested, simply because of their mixed-race marriage, they must challenge the courts and the country to secure their civil rights.


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434059
Hard work, but it's worth it : the life of Jimmy Carter by Hegedus, Bethany 

BTSB Prebound(HarperCollins, 2020)

BTSB #: 434059 Available

Dewey: 973/BAges: 4-8   


Subjects: Carter, Jimmy,|d1924- Presidents - Biography Governors - Georgia - Biography Race relations United States - Politics and government


Summary: A picture book biography of Jimmy Carter, the 39th President of the United States and a Nobel Prize Winner.


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Just like Jesse Owens by Young, Andrew 

BTSB Prebound(Orchard Books, 2022)

BTSB #: 974464 Available

Dewey: 323.1/BAges: 6-8   


Subjects: Young, Andrew,|d1932- - Childhood and youth Owens, Jesse,|d1913-1980 Family life African Americans - Biography Race relations African American track and field athletes New Orleans (La.)


Summary: As a boy, Andrew Young learned a vital lesson from his parents when a local chapter of the Nazi party instigated racial unrest in their hometown of New Orleans in the 1930s. Andrew's father told him that when dealing with the sickness of racism, "Don't get mad, get smart." To drive home the lesson, the family went to the local theater to see newsreels of Olympic track star Jesse Owens and how he competed in Nazi Germany with dignity.


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729809
Lift as you climb : the story of Ella Baker by Powell, Patricia Hruby 

BTSB Prebound(Margaret K. McElderry Books, 2020)

BTSB #: 729809 Available

Dewey: 323.092/BAges: 4-8   
AR: 4.2 LG Lexile: 730 AD F&P: X

Subjects: Baker, Ella,|d1903-1986 Civil rights workers - United States - Biography African American women civil rights workers - Biography Race relations


Summary: A picture book about the life of civil rights activist Ella Baker.


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280275
Lifting as we climb : black women's battle for the ballot box by Dionne, Evette 

BTSB Prebound(Viking, 2020)

BTSB #: 280275 Available

Dewey: 324.6/CAges: 10-14   
AR: 9.4 MG+ F&P: Z+

Subjects: United States.|tConstitution.|n19th Amendment Suffrage - United States - History|y20th century Women - Suffrage - United States African American women - Biography Race relations Women's rights - United States


Summary: Tells the important, overlooked story of black women as a force in the suffrage movement.


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Mambo mucho mambo! : el baile que atraveso la barrera del color by Robbins, Dean 

BTSB PreboundSPANISH(Candlewick Press, 2021)

BTSB #: 757844 Available

Dewey: 781.65/NAges: 6-8   


Genres: Spanish Language


Subjects: Latin jazz Jazz musicians Mambo (Dance) Race relations New York (N.Y.) - History|y20th century


Summary: Millie danced to jazz in her Italian neighborhood. Pedro danced to Latin songs in his Puerto Rican neighborhood. It was the 1940s in New York City, and they were forbidden to dance together . . . until first a band and then a ballroom broke the rules. Machito and His Afro-Cubans hit the scene with a brand-new sound, blending jazz trumpets and saxophones with Latin maracas and congas creating Latin jazz. Then the Palladium Ballroom opened its doors to all cultural groups. In Spanish.


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757841
Mambo mucho mambo! : the dance that crossed color lines by Robbins, Dean 

BTSB Prebound(Candlewick Press, 2021)

BTSB #: 757841 Available

Dewey: 781.65/NAges: 6-8   
F&P: R

Subjects: Latin jazz Jazz musicians Mambo (Dance) Race relations New York (N.Y.) - History|y20th century


Summary: Millie danced to jazz in her Italian neighborhood. Pedro danced to Latin songs in his Puerto Rican neighborhood. It was the 1940s in New York City, and they were forbidden to dance together . . . until first a band and then a ballroom broke the rules. Machito and His Afro-Cubans hit the scene with a brand-new sound, blending jazz trumpets and saxophones with Latin maracas and congas creating Latin jazz. Then the Palladium Ballroom opened its doors to all cultural groups.


P02209
Open mic : : ten authors riff on growing up between cultures by Perkins, Mitali 

Audio Book(Findaway World, LLC, 2013)

BTSB #: P02209 Available

Dewey: 305.8/NAges: 13-18   


Subjects: Race relations


Summary: Talking about race can be difficult. It's a slippery subject, rife with as many perspectives as there are people in the world. But laughter gets us talking. It has the power to break down barriers and draw us closer together. Acclaimed author and speaker Mitali Perkins invites us to listen in as ten authors for young adult--some familiar, some new--step up to the mic and share their stories about what it's like growing up between cultures.


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Plan for the people : Nelson Mandela's hope for his nation by McDivitt, Lindsey 

BTSB Prebound(Eerdmans Books for Young Readers, 2021)

BTSB #: 623338 Available

Dewey: 968.071/BAges: 6-9   
Lexile: 830

Subjects: Mandela, Nelson,|d1918-2013 Presidents - South Africa - Biography Anti-apartheid activists - South Africa - Biography Race relations


Summary: This biography follows Nelson Mandela from his work with the African National Congress, to his imprisonment on Robben Island, to his extraordinary rise to the presidency.


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