I Will Always Write Back, by Caitlin Alifirenka and Martin Gada With Liz Welch

Caitlin's English teacher assigned her class to pick a country and write a letter to someone living there. Caitlin chooses the country of Zimbabwe. Because the class does not know who will receive their letter they have to address it as Hello.  Martin knows that he is lucky to receive a letter at all. Only… Continue reading I Will Always Write Back, by Caitlin Alifirenka and Martin Gada With Liz Welch

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie

"Junior is a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian reservation. Born with a variety of medical problems, he is picked on by everyone but his best friend. Determined to receive a good education, Junior leaves the rez to attend an all-white school in the neighboring farm town where the only other Indian is… Continue reading The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie