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Family Heritage (Summer 2019)

One way we honor our ancestors, families, and children is to use the knowledge of our heritage to shape our identities. To remind us of the historical ties we take with us into the future, we will showcase books about the legacies and traditions of families in all their forms and meanings.

Hotel DareHotel Dare
by Terry Blas
In the Neighborhood of TrueIn the Neighborhood of True
by Susan Kaplan Carlton
The Beck List: A Blackberry Farm StoryThe Beck List
by Adele Griffin
My Tata’s Remedies/Los remedios de mi TataMy Tata’s Remedies/Los remedios de mi Tata
by Roni Capin Rivera-Ashford
Lucky LunaLucky Luna
by Diana Lopez
A Suitcase of Seaweed & MOREA Suitcase of Seaweed & MORE
by Janet Wong
Apple Pie Fourth of JulyApple Pie Fourth of July
by Janet S. Wong
It Ain’t So Awful, FalafelIt Ain’t So Awful, Falafel
by Firoozeh Dumas
Walk Together ChildrenWalk Together Children
by Ashley Bryan
by Juan Felipe
Saturdays and TeacakesSaturdays and Teacakes
by Lester L. Laminack
by Sally Deng
Whatever Happened to My Sister?Whatever Happened to My Sister?
by Simona Ciraolo
Yao Bai and the Egg PiratesYao Bai and the Egg Pirates
by Tim J. Myers
Leaving China: An Artist Paints His World War II ChildhoodLeaving China
by James McMullan
A Possibility of WhalesA Possibility of Whales
by Karen Rivers
The Bee TreeThe Bee Tree
by Stephen Buchmann & Diana Cohn
The Potter’s BoyThe Potter’s Boy
by Tony Mitton
Snakes, Alligators, and Broken Hearts: Journeys of a Biologist’s SonSnakes, Alligators, and Broken Hearts
by Sneed B. Collard III
The CrossoverThe Crossover
by Kwame Alexander
Stand on the SkyStand on the Sky
by Erin Bow
I’m Going to SingI’m Going to Sing
by Ashley Bryan
Zora and Me: The Cursed GroundZora and Me
by T. R. Simon & Victoria Bond
Mooshka, A Quilt StoryMooshka, A Quilt Story
by Julie Paschkis
Good Fortune: My Journey to Gold MountainGood Fortune
by Li Keng Wong
Akissi: Tales of MischiefAkissi
by Marguerite Abouet
My Singing NanaMy Singing Nana
by Pat Mora
Charlie and the Blanket TossCharlie and the Blanket Toss
by Tricia Brown
Hurricane SeasonHurricane Season
by Nicole Melleby
Here to StayHere to Stay
by Sara Farizan
Love and the Rocking ChairLove and the Rocking Chair
by Leo & Diane Dillon
The Secret of Nightingale WoodThe Secret of Nightingale Wood
by Lucy Strange
Grandpa CacaoGrandpa Cacao
by Elizabeth Zunon
Gondra’s TreasureGondra’s Treasure
by Linda Sue Park
Vanderbeekers of 141st StVanderbeekers of 141st St
by Karina Yan Glaser
Alma and How She Got Her NameAlma and How She Got Her Name
by Juana Martinez-Neal
Our Favorite DayOur Favorite Day
by Joowon Oh
Three Scoops and a FigThree Scoops and a Fig
by Sara Laux Akin
The Last DanceThe Last Dance
by Carmen Agra Deedy
Marcy and the Riddle of the SphinxMarcy and the Riddle of the Sphinx
by Joe Todd-Stanton
The Manic PanicThe Manic Panic
by Richa Jha
Lumberjanes Vol 10Lumberjanes Vol 10
by Kat Leyh, Shannon Watters
Ronin IslandRonin Island
by Greg Pak
Running on the Roof of the WorldRunning on the Roof of the World
by Jess Butterworth
The Girl Who Drank the MoonThe Girl Who Drank the Moon
by Kelly Barnhill
Some Places More Than OthersSome Places More Than Others
by Renée Watson
My Grandma and MeMy Grandma and Me
by Mina Javaherbin
The Girl Who Saved YesterdayThe Girl Who Saved Yesterday
by Julius Lester
Me and My FearMe and My Fear
by Francesca Sanna
Arthur and the Golden RopeArthur and the Golden Rope
by Joe Todd-Stanton
The Year of the Three SistersThe Year of the Three Sisters
by Andrea Chang
Carter Reads the NewspaperCarter Reads the Newspaper
by Deborah Hopkinson
The Lotterys Plus OneThe Lotterys Plus One
by Emma Donoghue
See You at Harry’sSee You at Harry’s
by Jo Knowles
The Incredible Magic of BeingThe Incredible Magic of Being
by Kathryn Erskine
The JumbiesThe Jumbies
by Tracey Baptiste
Vivian and the Legend of the HoodoosVivian and the Legend of the Hoodoos
by Terry Catasús Jennings
Our Children Can Soar: A Celebration of Rosa, Barack, and the Pioneers of ChangeOur Children Can Soar
by Michelle Cook
Merci Suarez Changes GearsMerci Suarez Changes Gears
by Meg Medina
Sea Glass SummerSea Glass Summer
by Michelle Houts
Under WaterUnder Water
by J.L. Powers
Greenglass HouseGreenglass House
by Kate Milford
The JourneyThe Journey
by Francesca Sanna
My Dad Used to Be So CoolMy Dad Used to Be So Cool
by Keith Negley
Sona and the Wedding GameSona and the Wedding Game
by Kashmira Sheth
The Oddmire, Book 1: ChangelingThe Oddmire, Book 1
by William Ritter
Inexplicable Logic of My LifeInexplicable Logic of My Life
by Benjamin Saenz
Sarai and the Meaning of AwesomeSarai and the Meaning of Awesome
by Sarai Gonzalez and Monica Brown
My Fate According to the ButterflyMy Fate According to the Butterfly
by Gail Villanueva
How Raven Got His Crooked NoseHow Raven Got His Crooked Nose
by (Retold by) Barbara J. Atwater, Ethan J. Atwater
Pandora’s LegacyPandora’s Legacy
by Kara Leopard
Hour of the BeesHour of the Bees
by Lindsay Eagar
All Around UsAll Around Us
by Xelena Gonzalez
The Lines on Nana’s FaceThe Lines on Nana’s Face
by Simona Ciraolo
The Immortal JellyfishThe Immortal Jellyfish
by Sang Miao
Going Down Home with DaddyGoing Down Home with Daddy
by Kelly Starling Lyons
The Garden of My ImaanThe Garden of My Imaan
by Farhana Zia
Come NovemberCome November
by Katrin van Dam
Children of the First People: Fresh Voices of Alaska’s Native KidsChildren of the First People
by Tricia Brown
by Loïc Locatelli-Kournwsky
New WorldNew World
by David Jesus Vignolli
Mech Cadet YuMech Cadet Yu
by Greg Pak
A Sparrow’s RoarA Sparrow’s Roar
by C.R. Chua and Paolo Chikiamco
A Girl in the HimalayasA Girl in the Himalayas
by David Jesus Vignolli
Alice from Dream to DreamAlice from Dream to Dream
by Giulio Macaione
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