Starred titles are books of special distinction. See the archives for selections from previous months.

Boxer, ElisaThe Tree of Life: How a Holocaust Sapling Inspired the World; illus. by Alianna Rozentsveig.  Rocky Pond/Penguin, 2024 [40p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9780593617120 $18.99
E-book ed. ISBN 9780593617137 $11.99
Reviewed from digital galleys   R* Gr. 1-4

Eady, AntwanThe Last Stand; illus. by Jerome and Jarrett Pumphrey. Knopf, 2024 [40p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9780593480571 $18.99
E-book ed. ISBN 9780593480595 $10.99
Reviewed by digital galleys   R* 4-7 yrs

Fay, SandraThe Three Little Tardigrades; written and illus. by Sandra Fay. Godwin/Macmillan, 2024 [40p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9781250776099 $18.99
Reviewed from digital galleys   R* 5-8 yrs

Hurston, Zora Neale Barracoon: Adapted for Young Readers; ad. by Ibram X. Kendi; illus. by Jazzmen Lee-Johnson Amistad/HarperCollins, 2024 [192p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9780063098336 $18.99
E-book ed. ISBN 9780063098350 $10.99
Reviewed from digital galleys   R* Gr. 7-12

Jewell, TiffanyEverything I Learned about Racism I Learned in School. Versify/HarperCollins, 2024 [272p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9780358638315 $21.99
E-book ed. ISBN 9780063319486 $11.99
Reviewed from digital galleys   R* Gr. 8-12

Kumagai, ClaraCatfish Rolling. Amulet/Abrams, 2023 [432p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9781419768514 $19.99
E-book ed. ISBN 9798887070476 $15.54
Reviewed from digital galleys   R* Gr. 9-12

Ursu, AnneNot Quite a Ghost. Walden Pond/HarperCollins, 2024 [288p]
Trade ed. ISBN 9780062275158 $19.99
E-book ed. ISBN 9780062275172 $10.99
Reviewed from digital galleys   R* Gr. 5-7

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