February is Black History Month, and while we should spend
all year reading books that feature a diverse cast of characters, it is a good
time to revisit classic favorites like The Watsons Go to Birmingham--1963 and to find new favorites.
Candice thought it was sure to be a boring summer when her mom dragged her to Lamont, South Carolina to stay at
her grandmother’s house in The Parker Inheritance by Varian Johnson. Candice’s summer starts looking a lot more interesting
when she stumbles upon a treasure hunt for $40 million!