Chirp

ChirpFrom acclaimed author Kate Messner comes the powerful story of a young girl with the courage to make her voice heard, set against the backdrop of a summertime mystery When Mia moves to Vermont the summer after seventh grade, she s recovering from the broken arm she got falling off a balance beam.

From the Desk of Zoe Washington

From the Desk of Zoe WashingtonZoe Washington isnt sure what to write What does a girl say to the father shes never met, hadnt heard from until his letter arrived on her twelfth birthday, and whos been in prison for a terrible crime A crime he says he never committed Could Marcus really be innocent Zoe is determined to

Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America

Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black AmericaOften blamed for the rising rates of obesity and diabetes among black Americans, fast food restaurants like McDonalds have long symbolized capitalisms villainous effects on our nations most vulnerable communities But how did fast food restaurants so thoroughly saturate black neighborhoods in the

F*ck Your Diet: And Other Things My Thighs Tell Me

F*ck Your Diet: And Other Things My Thighs Tell MeFans of Issa Rae and Phoebe Robinson will love this collection of laugh out loud funny and insightful essays that explore race, feminism, pop culture, and how society reinforces the message that we are nothing without the perfect body By the time Chlo Hilliard was 12, she wore a size 12both shoe

Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed Business

Mindy Kim and the Yummy Seaweed BusinessAlyson Heller at Aladdin has acquired at auction, Lyla Lees debut chapter book series, pitched as FRESH OFF THE BOAT meets JUNIE B JONES, the first book entitled MINDY KIM AND THE YUMMY SEAWEED BUSINESS, in which a Korean American second grader moves to a mostly Caucasian Florida community In an

Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern World

Caffeine: How Caffeine Created the Modern WorldMichael Pollan, known for his best selling nonfiction audio, including The Omnivores Dilemma and How to Change Your Mind, conceived and wrote Caffeine How Caffeine Created the Modern World as an Audible Original In this controversial and exciting listen, Pollan explores caffeines power as the

Pete the Cat and the Missing Cupcakes

Pete the Cat and the Missing CupcakesJoin Pete the Cat as he counts cupcakes Help Pete the Cat and his friends find the missing cupcakes Pete the Cat and his friends are busy as can be baking cupcakes for a party, and Pete cant wait to perform with his groovy band But some of the cupcakes have gone missing Who could have taken

Coconut Layer Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen #25)

Coconut Layer Cake Murder (Hannah Swensen #25)Bakery owner Hannah Swensen is leaving Lake Eden to help a friend in sunny California But an unexpected phone call swiftly brings her back to a cold Minnesota winter and murder When Hannah learns that her sister Michelles boyfriend, Detective Lonnie Murphy, is the prime suspect in a

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body

Hunger: A Memoir of (My) BodyFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Bad Feminist a searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself I ate and ate and ate in the hopes that if I made myself big, my body would be safe I buried the girl I was because

The Lager Queen of Minnesota

The Lager Queen of MinnesotaA novel of family, Midwestern values, hard work, fate and the secrets of making a world class beer Two sisters, one farm A family is split when their father leaves their shared inheritance entirely to Helen, his younger daughter Despite baking award winning pies at the local nursing home, her