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Good Reads: Multicultural

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Booklists are available in the Youth Services Department.


The Liberation of Gabriel King (YA GOI) (YA CD GOI) by K. L. Going

Marisol and Magdalena: The Sound of our Sisterhood (YA CHA)
      by Veronica Chambers

The Watsons Go to Birmingham - 1963  (YA CUR) (YA CD CUR)
      (YA LP CUR) by Christopher Paul Curtis

Double Dutch (YA DRA) (YA CD DRA) by Sharon Draper

Bronx Masquerade (YA GRI) (YA CD GRI) by Nikki Grimes

Heaven (YA JOH) by Angela Johnson

Slam! (YA MYE) by Walter Dean Myers

The Land (YA TAY) (YA CD TAY) by Mildred D. Taylor

Like Sisters on the Homefront (YA WIL) by Rita Williams-Garcia

If You Come Softly (YA WOO) by Jacqueline Woodson


Kimchi and Calamari (YA KEN) by Rose Kent

Necessary Roughness (YA LEE) by Marie G. Lee

A Step From Heaven (YA NA) (YA CD NA) by An Na

Mismatch (YA NAM) by Lensey Namioka

American Born Chinese (YA GR NOVEL YAN) (YAN) by Gene Luen Yang

American Dragons: Twenty-five Asian American Voices (YA 810.9 AME)


Estrella’s Quinceañera (YA ALE) by Malin Alegria

House on Mango Street (YA CIS) (YA CD CIS) by Sandra Cisneros

Breaking Through (YA JIM) by Francisco Jiménez

In the Break (YA LOP) (YA CD LOP) by Jack López

Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida (YA MAR) by Victor Martinez

Help Wanted: Stories (YA SOT) by Gary Soto

Riding Low on the Streets of Gold: Latino Literature for Young Adults
(YA 860.8 RID)


The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-time Indian (YA ALE) (ALE)
      by Sherman Alexie

Skeleton Man (YA BRU) by Joseph Bruchac

Dogwolf (YA CAR) by Alden R. Carter

Echohawk (YA DUR) by Lynda Durrant

Bearstone (YA HOB) by Will Hobbs

The Sacrifice (YA MAT) by Diane Matcheck

Rain Is Not My Indian Name (YA SMI) by Cynthia Leitich Smith

The Great Circle: A History of the First Nations (YA 973.0497 PHI)
     by Neil Philip

Counting Coup: Becoming a Crow Chief on the Reservation and Beyond
     (YA 978.6 MED) by Joseph Medicine Crow