|Dreams of Freedom: In Pictures and Words|
This inspirational book contains 17 inspirational quotations by human rights luminaries with art by award-winning illustrators.
|We Are All Born Free: The Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Pictures|
A commemorative edition of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights as adopted in 1948 by the United Nations.
|Alsenas||Gay America: Struggle for Equality|
This richly illustrated book documents milestones in the struggle of gay Americans for full equality under the law.
|Aretha||Malala and the Girls of Pakistan|
Fifteen-year-old Malala Yousafzai became a Taliban target after she spoke out against the Taliban's policy of forbidding education for girls.
|Barakat||Tasting the Sky: A Palestinian Childhood|
A memoir of a child's experience of war and dispossession
|Bausum||Denied, Detained, Deported: Stories from the Dark Side of American Immigration|
Examines the history of American immigration, with a focus on immigrants who were denied entrance into the States or detained for security reasons.
|Bode||The Colors of Freedom: Immigrant Stories|
Newly arrived teenaged immigrants describe their experiences in America.
|Brown||Side by Side: The Story of Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez|
Tells how Dolores Huerta and Cesar Chavez teamed up and motivated farm workers to fight for their rights.
|Crowe||Getting Away with Murder: The True Story of the Emmett Till Case|
Presents a true account of the fate of fourteen-year-old Chicagoan Emmett Till, murdered while in Mississippi.
|Dau||Lost Boy, Lost Girl: Escaping Civil War in Sudan|
A Dinka couple recall their struggle for survival in South Sudan.
|DeSaix||Hidden on the Mountain: Stories of Children Sheltered from the Nazis in Le Chambon|
Includes stories of desperate European children and the families who helped them in a small village in southern France.
|Ellis||Three Wishes: Palestinian and Istraeli Children Speak|
Presents an unblinking portrait of children victimized by the endless struggle between Israel and Palestine.
Gandhi's grandson tells how his grandfather taught him to turn darkness into light.
|Gormley||Nelson Mandela: South African Revolutionary|
Tells the life story of Nelson Mandela, who helped end Apartheid in South Africa.
|Levine||Hana's Suitcase: A True Story|
The biography of a Czech girl who died in the Holocaust, told in alternating chapters with an account of how the curator of a Japanese Holocaust center learned about her life.
|Lord||A Song for Cambodia|
Tells the story of Arn Chorn-Pond, who survived the Khmer Rouge Killings while still a boy.
|Nye||19 Varieties of Gazelle: Poems of the Middle East|
Poems about the challenge of living with continual social and political unrest.
|O'Keefe||Aung San Suu Kyi |
Tells the story of Aung San Suu Kyi's struggle for human rights in the Philippines.
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|Oppenheim||Dear Miss Breed: True Stories of the Japanese Incarceration During World War II and a Librarian Who Made a Difference|
The story of librarian Clara Breed, who became a lifeline to Japanese-American children from San Diego who were incarcerated on Pearl Harbor in 1941.
|Partridge||Marching for Freedom: Walk Together Children and Don't You Grow Weary|
Recounts the months of protest leading up to Martin Luther King's march for civil rights in Selma, Alabama.
|Russo||Always Remember Me: How One Family Survived World War II|
Features a grandmother's two photo albums, one documenting the rise of the Nazis and another that shows a new post-war life in the United States.
|Sanford||Nez Perce Chief Joseph|
Biography of the Nez Perce leader who advocated for peace and for indigenous rights.
|Slade||Friends for Freedom: The Story of Susan B. Anthony & Frederick Douglass|
Describes the beliefs shared by the suffragist and the abolitionist.
|Tonatiuh||Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family's Fight for Desegregation|
Eight-year-old Sylvia Mendez brings suit to end segregation in California in 1946.
Defines and explains genocide and explores the range of the problem.
|Winter||Malala, a Brave Girl from Pakistan; Iqbal, a Brave Boy from Pakistan|
A biography of two young Pakistani heroes, Malala Yousafzai and Iqbal Masih.
|Winter||Nasreen's Secret School: A True Story from Afghanistan|
The Taliban took Nasreen's parents, but a secret school saved her.
Last Updated: 6/15