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February book - Read Across America - Mineral Co Library MT
Recommended Read:
MIDNIGHT TEACHER:
Lilly Ann Granderson and Her Secret School
by Janet Halfmann; illus. by London Lad


Born into slavery, Lilly Ann secretly learned to read and write from her master’s children--and then read everything she could get her hands on. Wishing to share her knowledge with others, she secretly taught hundreds of other enslaved people despite the great risks.
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TEEN Readers
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Recommended Read:
BRAZEN: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World
by Penelope Bagieu; Trans. by Montana Kane

Meet 29 feisty females-some world famous, some little known-in this collective comic biography.
Piecing Me Together
by Renee Watson
The Cat Ate My Gymsuit
by Paula Danziger
The Closest I've Come
by Fred Aceves
Locomotion
by Jacqueline Woodson
Brazen: Rebel Ladies Who Rocked the World - Read across America Pick
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Recommended Read:
CHASING SPACE!
Young Readers Edition
by Leland Melvin* (Amistad)

Get an inside look at the rigorous training and work required to make it all the way to outer space from athlete-turned-astronaut Leland Melvin.
Harbor Me
by Jacqueline Woodson
Because of Mr. Terupt
by Rob Buyea
The House that Lou  Built
by Mae Respicio
The War That Saved My Life
by Kimberly Brubaker
MIDDLE GRADE Readers
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Chasing Space by Leland Melvin - Read Across America Recommendation
Other recommended titles on the February Book Topic
The Art of Miss Chew
by Patricia Polacco

My Teacher
by James Ransome

The Upside Down Boy/
El Nino de Cabeza

by Juan Felipe Herrera

Armando and the Blue Tarp School
by Edith Hope Fine
Mary McLeod Bethune
by Eloise Greenfield

Light in the Darkness:
A Story About How Slaves Learned in Secret

by Lisa Cline-Ransome

Booker T. Washington:
Great American Educator

by Eric Braun