Esperanza Rising is an inspiring story, leaving readers with a sense of hope and reminding us that, no matter what hardships come our way.
Browsing: Great Depression
Newbery Honor Book Turtle in Paradise is beloved by readers, and now they can return to this wonderful world through the eyes of Turtle’s cousin Beans.
This book will appeal to middle grade readers who like spunky protagonists, are dealing with difficult family situations, and who like learning about earlier eras in America, (in this case the depression in the 1930s).
Stella by Starlight, by esteemed storyteller Sharon M. Draper, is a poignant novel that beautifully captures the depth and complexities within individuals.
This is an abbreviated version of a list of books put together by Lauren Donovan from Random House Children’s Books.