Books by the Bookworm

Perspectives on the Civil Rights Movement, 2018 - 12 Story Library

Perspectives on the Civil Rights Movement is ideal for elementary and middle school readers. Each 2-page spread focuses on an important headline, event, or other important element of the civil rights movement. The companion webpage features real time updates on civil rights-related issues. You’ll also find online resources, an interactive map, pictures, and videos. Visit the website at



Male Privilege ThumbnailBeing Female In America: Male Privilege is one of six titles from the Duchess Harris Collection from ABDO Publishing. For Middle grade and high school readers, this informative resource is a presentation of examples based on documented facts and statistics that indicate a natural bias for men in American Society. Includes questions for discussion to get the conversation started. It looks at “the history of male privilege, the current issues surrounding this topic, and steps people can take to eliminate sexist practices. Features include a glossary, essential facts, references, websites, source notes, and an index.” Learn more about this book and others from the series at


Newcomers Handbook ThumbnailThe Newcomer’s Handbook for Moving to and Living in Los Angeles is perfect for those relocating to the city or for people looking to learn more about the surrounding neighborhoods. From the best selling Newcomer’s Handbook relocation series by First Books. Includes portions of Orange County. Learn more about the Newcomer’s Handbook series at






Coming Soon: Zac Newton Investigates (World Book) and The Vanishing Vaquita (Singing Bison)

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