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The Author’s Bookshelf: Jacqueline Woodson

Jacqueline Woodson is the bestselling author of more than two dozen award-winning books including the 2016 New York Times-bestselling National Book Award finalist for adult fiction, Another Brooklyn. Among her many accolades, Woodson is a four-time National Book Award finalist, a four-time Newbery Honor winner, a two-time NAACP Image Award Winner, and a two-time Coretta Scott King Award Winner. Her New York Times-bestselling memoir, Brown Girl Dreaming, received the National Book Award in 2014. Woodson is also the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People's Literature and recipient of the 2018 Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award and the 2018 Children's Literature Legacy Award. In 2015, she was named the Young People's Poet Laureate by the Poetry Foundation. She lives with her family in New York.

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  • Another Brooklyn: A Novel

    By Jacqueline Woodson

    Our Price: $7.50 - $15.29
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780062359995
    • Publisher: Amistad, HarperCollins
    • Published: May 2017
  • Brooklyn

    By Colm Toibin

    Our Price: $7.50 - $14.40
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781439148952
    • Publisher: Scribner
    • Published: March 2010
    The unforgettable Eilis Lacey has come of age in small-town Ireland in the hard years following WWII. When an Irish priest from Brooklyn offers to sponsor Eilis in America, she decides she must go, leaving her fragile mother and her charismatic sister behind. Eilis finds work in a department store on Fulton Street, and when she least expects it, finds love. Tony, who loves the Dodgers and his big Italian family, slowly wins her over with patient charm. But just as Eilis begins to fall in love, devastating news from Ireland threatens the promise of her future - with shattering effect. Winner of the Costa Book Award and a New York Times bestseller. 262p. The unforgettable Eilis Lacey has come of age in small-town Ireland in the hard years following WWII. When an Irish priest from Brooklyn offers to sponsor Eilis in America, she decides she must go, leaving her fragile mother and her charismatic sister behind. Eilis finds work in a department store on Fulton Street, and when she least expects it, finds love. Tony, who loves the Dodgers and his big Italian family, slowly wins her over with patient charm. But just as Eilis begins to fall in love, devastating news from Ireland threatens the promise of her future - with shattering effect. Winner of the Costa Book Award and a New York Times bestseller. 262p. Kindle Price: $11.99
  • Each Kindness

    By Jacqueline Woodson

    Our Price: $8.50 - $17.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780399246524
    • Publisher: Nancy Paulsen Books
    • Published: October 2012
    When Ms. Albert teaches a lesson on kindness, Chloe realizes that she and her friends have been wrong by making fun of new student Maya's shabby clothes and refusing to play with her.
  • From the Notebooks of Melanin Sun

    By Jacqueline Woodson

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142416419
    • Publisher: Puffin
    • Published: July 2010
    Almost-fourteen-year-old Melanin Sun's comfortable, quiet life is shattered when his mother reveals she has fallen in love with a woman.
  • Ghost (Track: Book 1)

    By Jason Reynolds

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781481450164
    • Publisher: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books
    • Published: August 2017
    Ghost wants to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle-school track team, but his past is slowing him down in this electrifying novel--a National Book Award Finalist for Young People's Literature and first in a brand-new series. 5/8
  • Marley Dias Gets It Done: And So Can You!

    By Marley Dias

    Our Price: $7.50 - $14.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9781338136890
    • Publisher: Scholastic
    • Published: January 2018
    In this accessible "keep-it-real" guide, Dias, the powerhouse girl-wonder who started the #1000blackgirlbooks campaign, speaks to kids about her passion for making the world a better place, and how they can make their dreams come true
  • Peace, Locomotion

    By Jacqueline Woodson

    Our Price: $8.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780142415122
    • Publisher: Puffin
    • Published: July 2010
    Through letters to his little sister, who is in a different foster home, Lonnie, also known as "Locomotion," keeps a record of their lives while they are apart, describing his own foster family, including his foster brother who returns home after losing a leg in the Iraq War.
  • Pet

    By Akwaeke Emezi

    Our Price: $9.00 - $17.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9780525647072
    • Publisher: Make Me a World
    • Published: September 2019
  • Roots: The Saga of an American Family

    By Alex Haley

    Our Price: $7.95 - $16.95
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780306824852
    • Publisher: Da Capo Press
    • Published: May 2016
    The winner of the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Award has been reissued to tie in with an all-new four-night, eight-hour remake of the seminal television miniseries, which will air in 2016. Reissue. 60,000 first printing. TV tie-in.
  • The Crossover (The Crossover Series: Book 1)

    By Kwame Alexander

    Our Price: $8.99
    • Format: Paperback
    • ISBN-13: 9780544935204
    • Publisher: HMH Books for Young Readers
    • Published: March 2019
    Now in paperback--Alexander's Newbery Medal- and Coretta Scott King Award-winning, "New York Times"-bestselling novel in verse about 12-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan who wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court. 5/8
  • Woke Baby

    By Mahogany L. Browne

    Our Price: $7.99
    • Format: Hardcover
    • ISBN-13: 9781250308986
    • Publisher: Roaring Brook Press
    • Published: December 2018
    This lyrical and empowering book is both a celebration of what it means to be a baby and what it means to be woke. With bright playful art and available in board book and hardcover formats, this is an anthem of hope in a world where the only limit to a skyscraper is more blue. Full color

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