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Monday, July 4, 2022

Read Across America: July - Determine Destiny


Every Month, NEA's Read Across America highlights books for young readers that explore a topic related to diversity and inclusion.

The theme for July is Determine Destiny.

Share these titles that inspire self-discovery and self-reliance to help students look at what shapes their own destinies.

Here are the recommended books for the month. Find discussion questions and more resources on their website.

Elementary: Zonia's Rain Forest by Juana Martinez-Neal

Middle Grade: The Girl and the Ghost by Hanna Alkaf

Young Adult: After the Rain by Nnedi Okorafor adapted by John Jennings