This week’s KidLit Pick of the Week is WE RISE, WE RESIST, WE RAISE OUR VOICES, a middle grade collection of poems, letters, personal essays, and art to inspire young activists to have a voice. In an increasingly polarized world, this book will serve as a tool to aid in discussing difficult political and global challenges that children will face.
* Features works from many diverse industry leaders as Jacqueline Woodson (Brown Girl Dreaming), Jason Reynolds (All American Boys), Kwame Alexander (The Crossover), Andrea Pippins (I Love My Hair), Sharon Draper (Out of My Mind), Rita Williams-Garcia (One Crazy Summer), Ellen Oh (cofounder of We Need Diverse Books
* Inspires children to build a better tomorrow.
* 96 beautifully-designed pages of original art and prose,
* Encourages young people to be brave and kind
* Addressing complex topics with sensitivity and candor
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