Cornrows

My Hair, My Roots
By Dr. Tamecca S. Rogers

Cornrows or 'canerows' in the Caribbean is a hair braiding technique that originated in Africa where the hair is braided to the scalp. Locs are a thin rope-like thread of hair created by braiding, twisting, or matting and these originated in India. The braids are...

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Christmas Carol

By Lynn B McGovern

Santa is real. Carol knows that. She’s one of several girls living in Lady Dorothy’s Group Home. And, like any other group home full of girls, there is a mix of nice girls and mean girls. Carol is a nice girl, with a touch of...

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Calvin the Christmas Tree

The Greatest Christmas Tree of All
By Stephen G. Bowling

Believe it or not, Christmas trees have feelings, too. Calvin grew up on a Christmas tree farm. He was supposed to be a Christmas tree like all the other trees around him, only he didn’t really grow fast enough. When Christmas came and all the...

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Captain Green and the Tree Machine

By Evelyn Bookless

Captain Green returns in a new planet-saving adventure! Captain Green and the Tree Machine by Evelyn Bookless is about a young superhero who is passionate about protecting the planet. He is working on an invention to do just that when he is alerted to trouble....

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Country Summers with Nanna

By Quisetter White

Grandmothers are special people. Whether you call them Grandmother, Grandma, Granny, or Nanna, they’re still pretty special. With school out for the summer, what better place to visit than Nanna’s home. A young girl enjoys so many special moments with her Nanna, how lovely she...

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Courage In the Face of Bullying

Timothy's Lessons In Good Values
By Christopher Gordon

Timothy is staying with his grandparents for the summer and attending a summer day camp. The first morning he heads out but is greeted by two boys, Josh and Zack, who demand his lunch money. When Timothy resists, they push him to the ground. The...

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Choosing Sides

By Karen Meyer

Growing up is hard to do. Sometimes you have to make difficult decisions, like choosing sides. Gilbert is feeling pressured by his father to stay on the family farm in Ohio and work alongside him. It’s the way things are done in the late nineteenth...

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Cam's Sneakers

By Karen Pessoa

Cam's Sneakers by Karen Pessoa is the cutest book about a sweet little giraffe losing the sneakers he cherished. You see, they are not ordinary sneakers; they sing and Cam has so much fun with his special sneakers. But one day they are gone, and...

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Crystal the Chameleon

By Rachelle Jones Smith

Crystal The Chameleon is written by Rachelle Jones Smith and illustrated by Chrish Vindhy. Crystal is an energetic little chameleon that loves to have as much fun as she can possibly squeeze into a single day. She dances and swings, taps her toes, changes color,...

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Charming and the Muddle Monster

By Pamela Tomlin

Charming and the Muddle Monster is a children's book from the My Favorite Most Truly Fluffy Friend series, written by Pamela Tomlin and illustrated by Tamara Piper. Charming is a house so-named by the new family who comes to see it and ultimately buys it....

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