What Do You Do With A Voice Like That? | by Chris Barton

What Do You Do with a Voice Like That?: The Story of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan by Chris Barton My rating: 5 of 5 stars What an excellent introduction to the life and legacy of Congresswoman Barbara Jordan. From reciting poetry and speeches, and participating in oratory contests in her youth to becoming a lawyer,... Continue Reading →


Lost in the Library | by Josh Funk

Lost in the Library: A Story of Patience & Fortitude by Josh Funk My rating: 4 of 5 stars We enjoy Josh Funk’s books a great deal in my K-5 library and we can count Lost in the Library as one of our new favorites! It is such a sweet story that celebrates the love... Continue Reading →

The Watcher | by Nikki Grimes

The Watcher by Nikki Grimes My rating: 5 of 5 stars Tanya and Jordan are classmates but they aren’t exactly friends. They are both a little misunderstood and have their own challenges to overcome but what might their experience at school be like for them if they set aside their differences and gave friendship a... Continue Reading →

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