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The women athletes of the 2016 Summer Olympics captivated the world: Simon Biles, the most decorated American gymnast of all time; Katie Ledecky, who shattered swimming records in multiple events; Michelle Carter, the first American gold medalist in shot put; Simone Manuel, the first African American woman to medal in individual swimming. Their accomplishments amazed us, as did their personal stories of persistence and hard work. The Golden Girls...
2) That flag
Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers
"Bianca is Keira's best friend. At school they are inseparable. But Keira questions their friendship when she learns more about the meaning of the Confederate flag hanging from Biancas front porch. Will the two friends be able to overlook their distinct understandings of the flag? Or will they reckon with the flags effect on yesterday and today?"--
Set in the world of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever from Marvel Studios, The Courage to Dream is an inspiring picture book about a young Wakandan finding her destiny, from two New York Times best- selling creators. The Courage to Dream tells the story of Assata, a young Wakandan who hopes to become one of the Dora Milaje, the warriors who protect Wakanda. But because of Assata's disability, she lets go of her dream. Assata's light shows through all...