Wednesday, December 25, 2019

Fifteen empowering Middle Grade novels about social justice

At the BN Kids blog Melissa Sarno tagged fifteen empowering Middle Grade novels for kids interested in social justice, including:
Front Desk, by Kelly Yang

This big-hearted novel follows Mia, a young immigrant who lives at a motel where her parents are employed. Mia works at the front desk and uses her new-found writing voice to stand up for herself, her family, and the other immigrants and guests at the motel.
Read about the other entries on the list.

--Marshal Zeringue