Memory Jars

A young girl finds a clever way to keep her favorite things–and people–close to her forever in Memory Jars, from Caldecott Honoree Vera Brosgol. Read more…

Ruby’s Reunion Day Dinner

Once a year, each of Ruby’s relatives prepares a special dish to share at their family reunion. Read more…

Sulwe

Sulwe has skin the color of midnight. She is darker than everyone in her family. She is darker than anyone in her school. Read more…

Ana & Andrew: A Day at the Museum

Ana & Andrew are excited when Grandma comes to stay. Read more…

My Kinky, Coily Hair

Naomi is an African-American girl struggling with accepting her natural hair texture. Read more…

Grandma’s Purse

When Grandma Mimi comes to visit, she always brings warm hugs, sweet treats…and her purse. Read more…

The Hula-Hoopin’ Queen

Kameeka yearns to continue her hula hooping competition with her rival, Jamara, rather than help prepare for Miz Adeline’s birthday party, and “the itch” almost ruins the… Read more…

Early Sunday Morning

Love and family. These are the things that a little girl finds most special about Sunday mornings. Read more…

Don’t Let Auntie Mabel Bless the Table

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…