Readers’ Corner: MLK and the Civil Rights Movement

Today we celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., winner of the Nobel Peace Prize and a leading figure in the American Civil Rights Movement of the 1960s. It’s the perfect time to reflect on his life and achievements, as well as all the other great fighters in the struggle for equality. This week’s featured teen […]

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The Importance of Diversity

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is more than just another holiday from school or work. It is a day when we reflect on equality, public service, and the value of diversity in our culture. In honor of this day, our Teen Ambassadors reflect on what diversity means to them, and share some of their favorite […]

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Readers’ Corner: African American Historical Fiction

In celebration of Martin Luther King Junior Day, this week’s featured booklist is all about African American historical fiction. Get a glimpse into the African American experience from the earliest colonial days of America through the Vietnam War. Happy reading! Melleny @ Mukilteo Library

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Readers’ Corner: Celebrating MLK & the Civil Rights Movement

I hope you can take some time today and appreciate all that you have, and how much we all owe to the brave activists of the Civil Rights Movement. This week’s featured booklist is about this very topic, and it includes books that will make you experience every emotion from joy to heartbreak to anger […]

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