Auction Item #138: A signed copy of The Arabic Quilt + stickers/bookmarks from author Aya Khalil

A signed copy of The Arabic Quilt + stickers/bookmarks from author Aya Khalil That night, Kanzi wraps herself in the beautiful Arabic quilt her teita (grandma) in Cairo gave her and writes a poem in Arabic about the quilt. Next day her teacher sees the poem and gets the entire class excited about creating aContinue reading “Auction Item #138: A signed copy of The Arabic Quilt + stickers/bookmarks from author Aya Khalil”

Auction Item #91: Picture book critique from Las Musas Author NoNieqa Ramos

Picture book critique by NoNieqa Ramos NoNieqa Ramos is an educator, literary activist, and writer of “intense” literature. She wrote the THE DISTURBED GIRL’S DICTIONARY, a  2018 New York Public Library Best Book for Teens, a 2019 YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Selection, and a 2019 In the Margins Award Top Ten pick. It earned starred reviews from Booklist, Voya, and Foreword. Lilliam Rivera,Continue reading “Auction Item #91: Picture book critique from Las Musas Author NoNieqa Ramos”

Auction Item #71: THE FRIEND SHIP by Kat Yeh

Copy of the Picture Book THE FRIEND SHIP by Kat Yeh Little Hedgehog is very lonely. But then she overhears passersby talking about something that gives her hope-something called a Friend Ship! Hedgehog imagines a ship filled with friends of all kinds, and soon she’s ready to hit the open seas in a boat ofContinue reading “Auction Item #71: THE FRIEND SHIP by Kat Yeh”

Auction Item #34: signed copy of Queen of Physics by Teresa Robeson

signed copy of Queen of Physics by Teresa Robeson Meet Wu Chien Shiung, famous physicist who overcame prejudice to prove that she could be anything she wanted. “Wu Chien Shiung’s story is remarkable—and so is the way this book does it justice.” —Booklist (Starred review) When Wu Chien Shiung was born in China 100 years ago,Continue reading “Auction Item #34: signed copy of Queen of Physics by Teresa Robeson”

Auction Item #33: A copy of LILYBELLE, A DAMSEL NOT IN DISTRESS by Joana Pastro and a tea cup

Copy of the picture book LILYBELLE, A DAMSEL NOT IN DISTRESS by Joana Pastro and a tea cup When faced with the danger of giants, ogres, and witches, other damsels might quake with fear . . . but not LillyBelle! At the School for Damsels, LillyBelle enjoys many damsel-in-training classes, like cake baking and vocalContinue reading “Auction Item #33: A copy of LILYBELLE, A DAMSEL NOT IN DISTRESS by Joana Pastro and a tea cup”

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