Welcome to the Book Club for Kids, a free 20-minute podcast where middle graders talk about books with host Kitty Felde.
Book Club for Kids
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This week: loving vs. virginia: A documentary novel of the landmark civil rights case - patricia hruby powell
For Valentines Day, we have a special love story – part fiction, part fact, based on a landmark US Supreme Court case. It’s called "Loving Vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case" by Patricia Hruby Powell. It’s the story of an interracial couple who only wanted to marry the person they loved. Our celebrity reader, actress Crystal West. Readers from Virginia discuss the book and the legal case that took place in their own state. Kitty Felde is host.
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Tales from the Odyssey - Mary Pope Osborne
A Wrinkle in Time - Madeleine L'Engle
The Apprentice Witch - James Nicol
The First Rule of Punk - Celia Perez
The Lost Kingdom of Bamarre - Gail Carson Levine
Tuck Everlasting - Natalie Babbitt
The Secret Zoo - Bryan Chick
Click Here - Denise Vega
The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963 - Christopher Paul Curtis
Far, Far Away - Tom McNeal
The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street - Karina Yan Glaser
Rooftoppers - Katherine Rundell
A Long Walk to Water - Linda Sue Park
The Meringue Witches - Isora Morales Suarez
As Brave As You - Jason Reynolds
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