READERS GRADES K-2

Ling & Ting: Together in All Weather

Author: Grace Lin

Description: Twin sisters Ling and Ting have fun together playing in all kinds of weather.

READERS GRADES 3-5

The Shark King: A Toon Book

Author: Kikuo R. Johnson

Description: In graphic novel format, retells the Hawaiian story of Nanaue, born of human mother and shark father, who struggles to find his place in a village of humans.

READERS GRADES 6-8

Ahmed Aziz's Epic Year

Author: Nina Hamza

Description: A Indian American boy endures a family move from Hawaii to frigid Minnesota and, with the help of three life-changing books he reads in school, he learns to like reading, and ultimately, himself.