Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness

Not My Idea: A Book About WhitenessNot My Idea, the latest in the critically acclaimed Ordinary Terrible Things series, is a book about whiteness n nA white child sees TV news coverage of a white police officer shooting a brown person whose hands were up Upset, he asks his mother why she deflects, assuring him that he is safe Later

American as Paneer Pie

American as Paneer PieAn Indian American girl who struggles to navigate her two very different lives the one at home, where she can be herself, and the one at school, where she is teased for her culture When a racist incident rocks her small town, she must decide to continue to remain silent or find her voice.

The Hilarious World of Depression

The Hilarious World of DepressionFor years John Moe, critically acclaimed public radio personality and host of The Hilarious World of Depression podcast, struggled with depression it plagued his family and claimed the life of his brother in 2007 As Moe came to terms with his own illness, he began to see similar patterns of behavi

Parachutes

ParachutesSpeak enters the world of Gossip Girl in this modern immigrant story from New York Times bestselling author Kelly Yang about two girls navigating wealth, power, friendship, and trauma n nThey re called parachutes teenagers dropped off to live in private homes and study in the US while their wealthy

We Are Not From Here

We Are Not From HereA ripped from the headlines novel of desperation, escape, and survival across the U.S Mexico border n nPulga has his dreams nChico has his grief nPeque a has her pride n nAnd these three teens have one another But none of them have illusions about the town they ve grown up in and the dangers that

The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)

The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)An alternate cover edition of ISBN 9780062498533 can be found here n nSixteen year old Starr Carter moves between two worlds the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shoot

Such a Fun Age

Such a Fun AgeIn the midst of a family crisis one late evening, white blogger Alix Chamberlain calls her African American babysitter, Emira, asking her to take toddler Briar to the local market for distraction There, the security guard accuses Emira of kidnapping Briar, and Alix s efforts to right the situation

So You Want to Talk About Race

So You Want to Talk About RaceIn this breakout book, Ijeoma Oluo explores the complex reality of today s racial landscape from white privilege and police brutality to systemic discrimination and the Black Lives Matter movement offering straightforward clarity that readers need to contribute to the dismantling of the racial div

How to Be an Antiracist

How to Be an AntiracistIbram X Kendi s concept of antiracism reenergizes and reshapes the conversation about racial justice in America but even fundamentally, points us toward liberating new ways of thinking about ourselves and each other In How to be an Antiracist, Kendi asks us to think about what an antiracist

Between the World and Me

Between the World and MeThis is your country, this is your world, this is your body, and you must find some way to live within the all of it In a profound work that pivots from the biggest questions about American history and ideals to the most intimate concerns of a father for his son, Ta Nehisi Coates offers a powerfu