Your Mama by NoNieeqa Ramos

This fun-loving book celebrates fierce moms everywhere with playful lyricism and gorgeous illustrations. “Yo’ mama so sweet, she could be a bakery. She dresses so fine, she could have a clothing line. And, even when you mess up, she’s so forgiving, she lets you keep...

The Night Hawks by Elly Griffiths

Elly Griffith’s “Ruth Galloway Mystery Series” is delightfully twisted. Ruth Galloway is a forensic archaeologist and smart and successful. She works with Detective Chief Inspector Nelson to solve entirely believable crimes. Hold on to your seat! Griffith’s books are...

Breaking Night by Liz Murray

She was born to loving but drug-addicted parents in the Bronx. At the age of 15, she was living on the streets. While homeless, Liz got her high school diploma and eventually made it into Harvard. This book is so inspiring. Against all odds, this unforgettable woman...