Juliet Takes a Breath by Gabby Rivera
Juliet Milagros Pilante has a secret. She tells her family and doesn’t know if her secret will sever ties with her family forever. Juliet concocts a plan to help her figure out how to cope. Will she be able to learn how to live out her truth in spite of what her family thinks? Will her problems be too much to handle?
The Hate You Give by Angie Thomas
Dear Martin by Nic Stone
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika Sanchez
The Librarian of Auschwitz by Antonio Iturbe
Hunger by Roxane Gay
Turtles All The Way Down by John Green
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass by Meg Medina
The New Jim Crow by Michelle Alexander: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness
All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brenden Kiely
I am Malala :The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and Was Shot by the Taliban
Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard
Sugar by Deirdre Riordan Hall
These are just a few books. There are many more. In order to stay woke, you must read woke and remember #booksmatter. If you see a book, that is not on the list and you think it should be, please feel free to leave the titles in the comments. Also, visit my IG @mhsmediacenter for more great reads!