Coffee Table Books
Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers
by Michelle Obama
"This volume for young people is an honest and fascinating account of Michelle Obama's life led by example. She shares her views on how all young people can help themselves as well as help others, no matter their status in life. "
by Nic Stone
"Raw, captivating, and undeniably real - Stone boldly tackles American race relations in this stunning debut - a "New York Times" bestseller and William C. Morris Award Finalist."
The Queen of Water
by Laura Resau
"In this poignant novel based on her own story, the inspiring Maria Virginia Farinango has collaborated with acclaimed author Laura Resau to recount one girl's unforgettable journey to find her place in the world. It will make you laugh and cry, and ultimately, it will fill you with hope. ."
The Berlin Boxing Club
by Robert Sharenow
"Set in 1930's Berlin, this second novel by the author of "My Mother the Cheerleader" explores the unlikely friendship between a young jewish boy and boxing champion and German hero, Max Schmeling."
When Dimple Met Rishi
by Sandhya Menon
"When Dimple Shah and Rishi Patel meet at a Stanford University summer program, Dimple is avoiding her parents' obsession with "marriage prospects" but Rishi hopes to woo her into accepting arranged marriage with him."
Will Grayson, Will Grayson
by John Green
"One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, two teens - both named Will Grayson - are about to cross paths. As their worlds collide and intertwine the Will Graysons find their lives going in new and unexpected directions."