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Titles on Reading List 'Race and Racism'

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Titles on 'Race and Racism'

March Book One image
March Book One by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell

Lexile: 760

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Brown Girl Dreaming image
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

Lexile: 990

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Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation image
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation by Duncan Tonatiuh

Lexile: 870

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The Other Side image
The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson and E.B. Lewis

Lexile: 490

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Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. image
Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by Doreen Rappaport and Bryan Collier

Lexile: 610

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When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson image
When Marian Sang: The True Recital of Marian Anderson by Pam Muñoz Ryan and Brian Selznick

Lexile: 920

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Harlem's Little Blackbird: The Story of Florence Mills image
Harlem's Little Blackbird: The Story of Florence Mills by Renée Watson and Christian Robinson

Lexile: 770

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When Thunder Comes: Poems for Civil Rights Leaders image
When Thunder Comes: Poems for Civil Rights Leaders by J. Patrick Lewis, Jim Burke, and R. Gregory Christie

Lexile: 660

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Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down image
Sit-In: How Four Friends Stood Up by Sitting Down by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney

Lexile: 600

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The People Could Fly: The Picture Book image
The People Could Fly: The Picture Book by Virginia Hamilton, Leo Dillon, and Diane Dillon

Lexile: 480

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From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun image
From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun by Jacqueline Woodson

Lexile: 690

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I Have a Dream image
I Have a Dream by Martin Luther King, Jr. and Kadir Nelson

Lexile: 1030

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Little Melba and Her Big Trombone image
Little Melba and Her Big Trombone by Katheryn Russell-Brown and Frank Morrison

Lexile: 780

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Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom image
Moses: When Harriet Tubman Led Her People to Freedom by Carole Boston Weatherford and Kadir Nelson

Lexile: 660

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As Fast as Words Could Fly image
As Fast as Words Could Fly by Pamela M. Tuck and Eric Velasquez

Lexile: 700

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Baseball Saved Us image
Baseball Saved Us by Ken Mochizuki and Dom Lee

Lexile: 550

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The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage image
The Case for Loving: The Fight for Interracial Marriage by Selina Alko and Sean Qualls

Lexile: 720

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Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship and Freedom image
Crossing Bok Chitto: A Choctaw Tale of Friendship and Freedom by Tim Tingle and Jeanne Rorex Bridges

Lexile: 640

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Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth image
Only Passing Through: The Story of Sojourner Truth by Anne Rockwell and R. Gregory Christie

Lexile: 860

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Through My Eyes image
Through My Eyes by Ruby Bridges and Margo Lundell

Lexile: 860

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The House You Pass on the Way image
The House You Pass on the Way by Jacqueline Woodson

Lexile: 690

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Diego Rivera: His World and Ours image
Diego Rivera: His World and Ours by Duncan Tonatiuh

Lexile: 1040

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Nelson Mandela image
Nelson Mandela by Kadir Nelson

Lexile: 960

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Firebird image

Lexile: Unknown

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Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky image
Aunt Harriet's Underground Railroad in the Sky by Faith Ringgold

Lexile: 850

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Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt image
Sweet Clara and the Freedom Quilt by Deborah Hopkinson and James Ransome

Lexile: 680

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The Year of the Rat image
The Year of the Rat by Grace Lin

Lexile: 730

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Saltypie: A Choctaw Journey from Darkness Into Light image
Saltypie: A Choctaw Journey from Darkness Into Light by Tim Tingle and Karen Clarkson

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Ruth and the Green Book image
Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin Alexander Ramsey and Floyd Cooper

Lexile: 700

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Same Sun Here image
Same Sun Here by Silas House, Neela Vaswani, and Hilary Schenker

Lexile: 890

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Martin & Mahalia: His Words, Her Song image
Martin & Mahalia: His Words, Her Song by Andrea Davis Pinkney and Brian Pinkney

Lexile: 650

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Yes! We Are Latinos! image
Yes! We Are Latinos! by Alma Flor Ada, F. Isabel Campoy, and David Diaz

Lexile: 1050

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28 Days: Moments in Black History That Changed the World image
28 Days: Moments in Black History That Changed the World by Charles R. Smith, Jr. and Shane W. Evans

Lexile: 1080

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Freedom Summer image
Freedom Summer by Deborah Wiles and Jerome Lagarrigue

Lexile: 600

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Remember: The Journey to School Integration image
Remember: The Journey to School Integration by Toni Morrison

Lexile: 660

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The Skin I'm In image
The Skin I'm In by Sharon G. Flake

Lexile: 670

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Richard Wright and the Library Card image
Richard Wright and the Library Card by William Miller and R. Gregory Christie

Lexile: 700

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Mr. Lincoln's Way image
Mr. Lincoln's Way by Patricia Polacco

Lexile: 620

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The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights image
The Voice That Challenged a Nation: Marian Anderson and the Struggle for Equal Rights by Russell Freedman

Lexile: 1180

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Let's Talk about Race image
Let's Talk about Race by Julius Lester and Karen Barbour

Lexile: Unknown

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White Socks Only image
White Socks Only by Evelyn Coleman and Tyrone Geter

Lexile: 560

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Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl's Baseball Dream image
Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl's Baseball Dream by Crystal Hubbard and Randy DuBurke

Lexile: 1160

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Child of the Civil Rights Movement image
Child of the Civil Rights Movement by Paula Young Shelton and Raúl Colón

Lexile: 840

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Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx / La juez que crecio en el bronx image
Sonia Sotomayor: A Judge Grows in the Bronx / La juez que crecio en el bronx by Jonah Winter and Edel Rodriguez

Lexile: 840

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We March image
We March by Shane W. Evans

Lexile: 290

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First Day in Grapes image
First Day in Grapes by L. King Perez and Robert Casilla

Lexile: 570

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Dust of Eden image
Dust of Eden by Mariko Nagai

Lexile: 960

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Sadako image
Sadako by Eleanor Coerr and Ed Young

Sadako

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Lexile: 660

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Shin-chi's Canoe image
Shin-chi's Canoe by Nicola I. Campbell and Kim LaFave

Lexile: 810

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Yoon and the Jade Bracelet image
Yoon and the Jade Bracelet by Helen Recorvits and Gabi Swiatkowska

Lexile: Unknown

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This Land Is My Land image
This Land Is My Land by George Littlechild

Lexile: 790

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A Jar of Dreams image
A Jar of Dreams by Yoshiko Uchida

Lexile: 970

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Shi-shi-etko image
Shi-shi-etko by Nicola I. Campbell and Kim LaFave

Lexile: 860

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