COLLECTION OF PAST LISTS

Every Spring and Fall we post our lists of the best new books that season, as chosen by Maria Martella. You will find lots of great titles in these links to our seasonal 'Maria Recommends' lists ...

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Black Lives Matter 2021 K - 12

Kids want to know the know the truth about the world. How can we expect children to feel empathy, if they never hear about inequality and social justice? I hope these books will facilitate ...

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Asian and Pacific Island Heritage K - 6

Celebrate the rich culture and traditions of Asian authored books. Starting with picture books and moving into novels and non-fiction, this list is a good ...

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Picture Books for Older Students

Picture books play an important role in promoting literacy, and reading for pleasure. Older students from middle grade to high school can also enjoy picture books ...

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Math

Here are 35 recently published books that deal with Mathematics. For hundreds of other choices, you can simply go to our Advanced Search and look under the theme: ...

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Mental Health & Wellness

These are some new titles that address mental health and well being. From picture books to Young adult fiction, I hope these books will provide some awareness ...

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