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Finding Jade: Daughters of Light
Finding Jade: Daughters of Light

Mary Jennifer Payne · Dundurn
Pages: 216
Format: Paperback

In a not-so-distant future, Jasmine finds out she is a Seer with exceptional powers and has a chance to find her long-lost twin. The year is 2030, and climate change is making life on Earth more challenging. In the midst of it all, fourteen-year-old Jasmine Guzman is struggling to come...
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The March Against Fear: The Last Great Walk of the Civil Rights Movement and the Emergence of Black Power
The March Against Fear: The Last Great Walk of the Civil Rights Movement and the Emergence of Black Power

Ann Bausum · National Geographic Partners
Pages: 143
Format: Print book

James Meredith's 1966 march in Mississippi began as one man's peaceful protest for voter registration and became one of the South's most important demonstrations of the civil rights movement. It brought together leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. and Stokely Carmichael, who formed an unlikely...
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Mark of the Thief
Mark of the Thief

Jennifer A. Nielsen · Scholastic Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Jennifer A. Nielsen, author of the NYT and USA TODAY bestselling Ascendance Trilogy, has woven an electrifying tale of greed and power, magic and destiny, and one boy's courage at the heart of it all.When Nic, a slave in the mines outside of Rome, is forced to enter a sealed cavern...
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Shackles From the Deep: Tracing the Path of a Sunken Slave Ship, a Bitter Past, and a Rich Legacy
Shackles From the Deep: Tracing the Path of a Sunken Slave Ship, a Bitter Past, and a Rich Legacy

Michael H Cottman · National Geographic Partners
Pages: 128
Format: Print book

A pile of lime-encrusted shackles discovered on the seafloor in the remains of a ship called the Henrietta Marie, lands Michael Cottman, a Washington, D.C.-based journalist and avid scuba diver, in the middle of an amazing journey that stretches across three continents, from foundries and tombs...
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Under Their Skin
Under Their Skin

Margaret Peterson Haddix · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 311
Format: Print book

From New York Times bestselling author Margaret Peterson Haddix comes the first book in a brand-new thrilling series about twins who are on a quest to discover the secrets being kept by their new family.Nick and Eryn's mom is getting remarried, and the twelve-year-old twins are skeptical...
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