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Dig, dump, roll

Rhyming text and illustrations look at how a school is built.

My name is Saajin Singh

Saajin loves his name--he loves it so much that he sees it spelled out in the world around him in his snacks, in the sky and sometimes he even sings it aloud. On his first day of school, Saajin is excited to meet his new classmates, but things take a turn when the teacher mispronounces his name as Say-jin and he is not sure how--or if he should--correct her. After trying to live with the different version of his name for a while and some thoughtful conversations with his family about the meaning behind it, Saajin realizes the importance of reclaiming his name and embracing his identity.

My name is not Ed Tug

When his teacher shortens his name without his consent, Edimorwhitimormiligimmus Tug decides to teach everyone at school his name so they can learn to appreciate it just the way it is.

The line rhyme

a story about learning new routines
"It's time for Miss Vee's new students to go to recess. Can they get to the playground without disturbing the other classes?"--Back cover.

The lesbiana's guide to Catholic school

Sixteen-year-old Mexican American Yami Flores starts Catholic school, determined to keep her brother out of trouble and keep herself closeted, but her priorities shift when Yami discovers that her openly gay classmate Bo is also annoyingly cute.

One of us is back

A member of the Bayview Crew disappears and everyone feels like they could be next, but the situation suddenly worsens when someone unexpectedly returns to Bayview.

Gloria Buenrostro is not my girlfriend

As one of only two Asian Americans in his school and often left out, Gary jumps at the chance of breaking into the school's popular clique by befriending the most beautiful girl in school, but as he comes closer to achieving his goal, Gary also risks losing the only person who sees the real him.

The Agathas

"Alice Ogilvie's disappearance last summer is the biggest scandal at Castle Cove High School--until her ex-boyfriend is accused of murdering his new girlfriend, and Alice must pair up with her tutor Iris Adams to clear his name by relying on the wisdom of Agatha Christie"--OCLC.

Toilet-bound Hanako-kun. 1

At Kamome Academy, rumors abound about a spirit haunting a girls' bathroom, so when Nene Yashiro, an occult-loving high school girl who dreams of romance, ventures into this bathroom the Hanako-san she meets there is nothing like she imagined.

The pretenders

Still reeling from the events of last year, Emma isolates herself from her friends and Ollie, but when Gravelle's plot is revealed, Emma realizes she must stop him before he destroys everyone she loves.


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