Nomination: A Pirate’s Life for She: Swashbuckling Women Through the Ages

9781641600552Duncombe, Laura Sook. A Pirate’s Life for She: Swashbuckling Women Through the Ages. 216p. Chicago Review Press. $18.99 (9781641600552). Gr. 7-10.

A history of seldom-heard accounts of sixteen female pirates.

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Nomination: Mira’s Curly Hair

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Al, Serkal, Maryam. Mira’s Curly Hair. Illus. by 2019. 32 p. Lantana, $17.99 (9781911373612). Gr. PK-2

Mira attempts make her curly hair straight like mother’s but makes a discovery that changes both of their perceptions.