On a simple trip to the park, the joy of music overtakes a mother and daughter. Read more…

Every morning, I play a game with my father. Read more…

“Where are the girls?” When Grace’s teacher reveals that the United States has never had a female president, Grace decides she wants to be the nation’s first… Read more…

Dot is a little girl with a very vivid imagination. Wait until you see where her imagination takes her. Read more…

Auntie Mabel and her family and friends have gathered for their big Sunday dinner and can’t wait to dig into a delicious, mouthwatering meal. Read more…

This heartwarming story reminds us how satisfying it is to grow up surrounded by love. Read more…

Borrow from the Library Tap dancing on sidewalks, especially in the city’s French Quarter, is a New Orleans tradition as familiar to some as Jazz, Creole and… Read more…

In this acclaimed book, the author of the Newbery Honor Book To Be a Slave shares his own story as he explores what makes each of us… Read more…

Norman the goldfish isn’t what this little boy had in mind. Read more…

In a reflective tribute to the African-American community of old, noted poet Ntozake Shange recalls her childhood home and the close-knit group of innovators that often gathered… Read more…