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Titles on Reading List 'KidCitizen Engagement: Books about Community, Conflict Resolution and Voting'

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Titles on 'KidCitizen Engagement: Books about Community, Conflict Resolution and Voting'

Each Kindness image
Each Kindness by Jacqueline Woodson and E.B. Lewis

Lexile: 530

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Last Stop on Market Street image
Last Stop on Market Street by Matt de la Peña and Christian Robinson

Lexile: 610

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Wonder image
Wonder by R.J. Palacio

Wonder

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Lexile: 790

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Raymie Nightingale image
Raymie Nightingale by Kate DiCamillo

Lexile: 550

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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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Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement image
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by Carole Boston Weatherford and Ekua Holmes

Lexile: 820

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Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras image
Funny Bones: Posada and His Day of the Dead Calaveras by Duncan Tonatiuh

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So You Want to Be President? image
So You Want to Be President? by Judith St. George and David Small

Lexile: 850

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One Crazy Summer image
One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia

Lexile: 750

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Stella by Starlight image
Stella by Starlight by Sharon M. Draper and Sarah Jane Coleman

Lexile: 740

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Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood image
Maybe Something Beautiful: How Art Transformed a Neighborhood by F. Isabel Campoy, Theresa Howell, and Rafael López

Lexile: 580

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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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One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia image
One Plastic Bag: Isatou Ceesay and the Recycling Women of the Gambia by Miranda Paul and Elizabeth Zunon

Lexile: 570

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A Chair for My Mother image
A Chair for My Mother by Vera B. Williams

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Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March image
Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March by Lynda Blackmon Lowery, Elspeth Leacock, Susan Buckley, and P.J. Loughran

Lexile: 780

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When Sophie Gets Angry...Really, Really Angry image
When Sophie Gets Angry...Really, Really Angry by Molly Bang

Lexile: 340

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Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 image
Lillian's Right to Vote: A Celebration of the Voting Rights Act of 1965 by Jonah Winter and Shane W. Evans

Lexile: 1030

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Seedfolks image
Seedfolks by Paul Fleischman and Judy Pedersen

Lexile: 710

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No Talking image
No Talking by Andrew Clements and Mark Elliott

Lexile: 750

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The Great Greene Heist image
The Great Greene Heist by Varian Johnson

Lexile: 660

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New Shoes image
New Shoes by Susan Lynn Meyer and Eric Velasquez

Lexile: 490

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The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth, and Harlem's Greatest Bookstore image
The Book Itch: Freedom, Truth, and Harlem's Greatest Bookstore by Vaunda Micheaux Nelson and R. Gregory Christie

Lexile: 630

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Around America to Win the Vote: Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles image
Around America to Win the Vote: Two Suffragists, a Kitten, and 10,000 Miles by Mara Rockliff and Hadley Hooper

Lexile: 750

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Mama's Nightingale: A Story of Immigration and Separation image
Mama's Nightingale: A Story of Immigration and Separation by Edwidge Danticat and Leslie Staub

Lexile: 890

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Duck for President image
Duck for President by Doreen Cronin and Betsy Lewin

Lexile: 680

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Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table image
Farmer Will Allen and the Growing Table by Jacqueline Briggs Martin and Eric-Shabazz Larkin

Lexile: 620

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Hiawatha and the Peacemaker image
Hiawatha and the Peacemaker by Robbie Robertson and David Shannon

Lexile: 740

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Project Mulberry image
Project Mulberry by Linda Sue Park

Lexile: 690

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Bully image

Bully

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Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream image
Clara Lee and the Apple Pie Dream by Jenny Han and Julia Kuo

Lexile: 600

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Hold Fast image
Hold Fast by Blue Balliett

Lexile: 780

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Twenty-Two Cents: The Story of Muhammad Yunus image
Twenty-Two Cents: The Story of Muhammad Yunus by Paula Yoo and Jamel Akib

Lexile: 1010

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Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box image
Granddaddy's Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box by Michael S. Bandy, Eric Stein, and James Ransome

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I Pledge Allegiance image
I Pledge Allegiance by Pat Mora, Libby Martinez, and Patrice Barton

Lexile: 580

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Hot Day on Abbott Avenue image
Hot Day on Abbott Avenue by Karen English and Javaka Steptoe

Lexile: 580

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Stone Soup image
Stone Soup by Jon J. Muth

Lexile: 560

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Kinda Like Brothers image
Kinda Like Brothers by Coe Booth

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Those Shoes image
Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts and Noah Z. Jones

Lexile: 550

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The Ballot Box Battle image
The Ballot Box Battle by Emily Arnold McCully

Lexile: 690

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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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What Does Peace Feel Like? image
What Does Peace Feel Like? by Vladimir Radunsky

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What If? image
What If? by Laura Vaccaro Seeger

Lexile: -80

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The Christmas Coat: Memories of My Sioux Childhood image
The Christmas Coat: Memories of My Sioux Childhood by Virginia Driving Hawk Sneve and Ellen Beier

Lexile: 660

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The A+ Custodian image
The A+ Custodian by Louise Borden and Adam Gustavson

Lexile: 620

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I Could Do That!: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote image
I Could Do That!: Esther Morris Gets Women the Vote by Linda Arms White and Nancy Carpenter

Lexile: 780

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Quinito's Neighborhood / El Vecindario de Quinito image
Quinito's Neighborhood / El Vecindario de Quinito by Ina Cumpiano and Jose Ramirez

Lexile: 490

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Doing Her Bit: A Story about the Woman's Land Army of America image
Doing Her Bit: A Story about the Woman's Land Army of America by Erin Hagar and Jen Hill

Lexile: 700

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Tricking the Tallyman image
Tricking the Tallyman by Jacqueline Davies and S.D. Schindler

Lexile: 660

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Zero Tolerance image
Zero Tolerance by Claudia Mills

Lexile: 670

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Miss Paul and the President: The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote image
Miss Paul and the President: The Creative Campaign for Women's Right to Vote by Dean Robbins

Lexile: 600

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Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politics image
Madam President: The Extraordinary, True (and Evolving) Story of Women in Politics by Catherine Thimmesh and Douglas B. Jones

Lexile: 1150

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Vote! image

Vote!

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Lexile: 420

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A Bus Called Heaven image
A Bus Called Heaven by Bob Graham

Lexile: 570

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Petit, the Monster image
Petit, the Monster by Isol

Lexile: Unknown

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A Complicated Case image
A Complicated Case by Ulf Nilsson and Gitte Spee

Lexile: 520

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When Sophie's Feelings Are Really, Really Hurt image
When Sophie's Feelings Are Really, Really Hurt by Molly Bang

Lexile: 490

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The Kind of Friends We Used to Be image
The Kind of Friends We Used to Be by Frances O'Roark Dowell

Lexile: 950

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Somewhere Today: A Book of Peace image
Somewhere Today: A Book of Peace by Shelley Moore Thomas and Eric Futran

Lexile: 500

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I'm the Best image
I'm the Best by Lucy Cousins

Lexile: Unknown

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The New Kid image
The New Kid by Mavis Jukes

Lexile: 700

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