Items tagged "briana"

New Locally Produced Title: Born and Bred in the Great Depression By Jonah Winter

We are pleased to present our latest Audio Book offering, available immediately in a variety of formats and delivery options for your ease of use and reading pleasure. Born and Bred in the Great Depression DBC 12093 By Jonah Winter Illustrated by Kimberly Bulcken Root A Pittsburgh Public Schools Obama Academy Selection Carnegie Library of […]

A Blind Guide to Stinkville

It’s not very often that I come across a children’s book that accurately, authentically, and respectfully depicts a disabled protagonist (if I can find a children’s book with a disabled protagonist). Early last week, I picked up A Blind Guide to Stinkville—a middle grade novel with a protagonist who has albinism and a visual impairment—and was taken […]

June is LGBT Pride Month!

Historically, June is a momentous month for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) movements—the Stonewall riots of 1969, the first Gay Pride parades, and last year’s landmark Supreme Court decision guaranteeing same-sex couples the right to marry—all transpired during the month of June. Pride Month has been celebrated during June for years, but it wasn’t […]