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Once in a Lifetime
Jill Shalvis
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His Risk to Take
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Harlem's Little Blackbird

Harlem's Little Blackbird - Renée Watson, Christian Robinson Beautifully told and illustrated picture book biography about one of not so well known jazz & blues singers of the early 1900s. My daughter, who is 8 and in the second grade, read it on her own and enjoyed it. It touches on the racism of that time, and stresses the importance of standing your ground in the face of indignity. Children who like this book, might enjoy the picture book When Grandmama Sings by Margaree King Mitchell