2014–2016

The Notable Books for a Global Society Committee of IRA’s Children’s Literature and Reading Special Interest Group identifies literature that honors and celebrates diversity in culture, race, ethnicity, gender, language, religion, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, and physical and intellectual ability. Each year, the committee spotlights 25 outstanding trade books for enhancing students’ understandings of people and cultures throughout the world.

Arcady’s Goal

by Eugene Yelchin

$5.00

Brown Girl Dreaming

by Jacqueline Woodson

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Echo

by Pam Muñoz Ryan

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El Deafo

by Cece Bell / David Lasky

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Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin

by Chieri Uegaki / Qin Leng

$5.00

How It Went Down

by Kekla Magoon

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I Remember Beirut

by Zeina Abirached

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Juna’s Jar

by Jane Bahk / Felicia Hoshino

$5.00

Last Stop on Market Street

by Matt de la Peña / Christian Robinson

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Maya’s Blanket / La manta de Maya

by Monica Brown / David Diaz

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Migrant

by José Manuel Mateo / Javier Martínez Pedro

$5.00

Orbiting Jupiter

by Gary D. Schmidt

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Stella by Starlight

by Sharon M. Draper

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The Red Pencil

by Andrea Davis Pinkney / Shane W. Evans

$5.00

Tiger Boy

by Mitali Perkins / Jamie Hogan

$5.00

Two White Rabbits

by Jairo Buitrago / Raphael Yockteng

$5.00

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