We Help Our Youth Discover "A Love" For Reading

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Welcome to the YB&B readers club, where we encourage black and brown youth to discover great books and establish a sense of community.

YB&B captures the attention of young readers, ages 11-16, and engages them with culturally relevant quality literature. Youth part-take in meaningful discussions to build their confidence, social skills, and literacy skills, fun literacy games and activities, and engage in healthy peer interactions.

YB&B members meet every Thursday at 5:45pm.
Meetings are held in person.



 
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Building Friendships...

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The fun begans

 Our Current
 Reading
 Choice

"I Am Alfonzo Jones” 
by Tony Medina 
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 Our Past 

Reading
Choice

 

"The Steam Chasers” 
by Dr. Doresa A. Jennings
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 “Hands”
by Torrey Maldonado
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"Brown Girl Dreaming” 
by Jacqueline Woodson
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"The Stolen Ones” 
by Marcia Tate Arunga
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"Long Way Down” 
by Jason Reynolds
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"March"  
by John Lewis
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"Secret Saturdays"  
by Torrey Maldonado 
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"Black Brother, Black Brother"
by Jewell Parker Rhodes 
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"The Gold Cadillac"
by Mildred D. Taylor 
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“CHESS RUMBLE”
by G. Neri
Yb b nov 2021 current literature choice

 
“Neighborhood Adventures of Minnee,
Genie Boy and Terri
and their unspoken truth”

by Lola Sapphire
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“TIGHT”
by Torrey Maldonado 
 
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“Letters to a Young Brother” 

by Hill Harper
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Dear Martin”
by Nic Stone

 
 
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