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Monthly updates of the new books purchased by FLITE library
AMA Manual of Style, 11e by The JAMA Network Editors (Editor)The AMA Manual of Style is a must-have resource for anyone involved in medical, health, and scientific publishing. This book addresses issues that face authors, editors, and publishers in the digital age. The answer to nearly any issue facing a writer or editor in medicine, health care, and related disciplines can be found in the 11th edition of the AMA Manual of Style.
Every Body Looking by Candice IlohWhen Ada leaves home for her freshman year at a Historically Black College, it's the first time she's ever been so far from her family--and the first time that she's been able to make her own choices. As she stumbles deeper into the world of dance and explores her sexuality, she also begins to wrestle with her past. Ultimately, Ada discovers she needs to brush off the destiny others have chosen for her and claim full ownership of her body and her future.
The Hill We Climb by Amanda Gorman; Oprah Winfrey (Foreword by)On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Taking the stage after the 46th president of the United States, Joe Biden, Gorman captivated the nation and brought hope to viewers around the globe.
Call Number: JUV PS3607.O59774 H55 2021
Publication Date: 2021-03-30
I Talk Like a River by Jordan Scott; Sydney Smith (Illustrator)Winner of the Schneider Family Book Award
What if words got stuck in the back of your mouth whenever you tried to speak? What if they never came out the way you wanted them to? Sometimes it takes a change of perspective to get the words flowing. When a boy who stutters feels isolated, alone, and incapable of communicating in the way he'd like, it takes a kindly father and a walk by the river to help him find his voice.
Marketing with Social Media : A LITA guide by Beth C. Thomsett-Scott (Editor)This books gathers a range of contributors to explore real-world uses of library marketing technology. Inside, librarians share insights on how they use their favorite social media tools to promote their library and build community. With the valuable information contained in this guide, libraries can reach their users and create connections that resonate with them.
Call Number: Z716.3 .M2955 2020
Publication Date: 2020-09-02
No Vacancy by Tziporah CohenBuying and moving into the run-down Jewel Motor Inn in upstate New York wasn't eleven-year-old Miriam Brockman's dream, but at least it's an adventure. But when it becomes clear that only a miracle is going to save the Jewel from bankruptcy, Jewish Miriam and Catholic Kate decide to create their own.
Call Number: JUV FICTION COHENT
Publication Date: 2020-09-01
Outside In by Deborah Underwood; Cindy Derby (Illustrator)A 2020 Caldecott Honor Book
A mindful contemplation on the many ways nature affects our everyday lives, even when we're stuck inside. Rhythmic, powerful language shows us how our world is made and the many ways Outside comes in to help and heal us, and reminds us that we are all part of a much greater universe
Show Me a Sign by Ann Clare LeZotteWinner of the 2021 Schneider Family Book Award
2020 Jane Addams Children's Book Award Finalist
A riveting story inspired by the true history of a thriving deaf community on Martha's Vineyard in the early 19th century.
Call Number: JUV FICTION LEZOTT
Publication Date: 2020-03-03
This Light Between Us: a Novel of World War II by Andrew FukudaIn 1935, 10 year old Alex Maki from Washington is disgusted when he's forced to become pen pals with Charlie Lévy of Paris, France. In spite of Alex's reluctance, their letters continue to fly across the Atlantic, until the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor and the growing Nazi persecution of Jews force both young people to confront the darkest aspects of human nature.
Call Number: JUV FICTION FUKUDA
Publication Date: 2020-01-07
Turtle Boy by M. Evan WolkensteinA boy who has spent his life living inside a shell discovers the importance of taking chance in this friendship story. SYDNEY TAYLOR BOOK AWARD WINNER
Call Number: JUV FICTION WOLKEN
Publication Date: 2020-05-05
We Are Water Protectors by Carole Lindstrom; Michaela Goade (Illustrator)Told from the perspective of a Native American child, this bold and lyrical picture book written by Ojibwe/Métis author Carole Lindstrom and illustrated by Tlingit artist Michaela Goade is a powerful call to action to defend Earth's natural resources--inspired by the Dakota Access Pipeline protests and similar movements led by Indigenous tribes all across North America.
Call Number: JUV EASY FICTION LINDST
Publication Date: 2020-03-17
¡Vamos! Let's Go Eat by Raul Gonzalez (Illustrator); Elaine BayWinner of the 2021 Pura Belpré Illustrator Medal
Little Lobo is excited to take in a show with wrestling star El Toro in his bustling border town. After getting lunch orders from The Bull and his friends to help prepare for the event, Little Lobo takes readers on a tour of food trucks that sell his favorite foods, like quesadillas with red peppers and Mexican-Korean tacos. Peppered with easy-to-remember Latin-American Spanish vocabulary, this glorious celebration of food is sure to leave every reader hungry for lunch!