Total booklists found: 14

    Movies about Immigration

    by BKLYNDouglasC | 10 items

    Dramatic movies about Mexicans and Central Americans moving to the United States.

    Created on: March 21, 2015

    BKLYN Centennial: America in the First World War

    by BKLYNPeterO | 10 items

    April 2017 marks the hundred-year-anniversary of the United States' entry into the Great War, also known as the First World War (1914-1918). Learn about how American involvement in the cataclysmic 'war to end all wars' and its aftermath inaugurated a new world-historical role for the U.S. that woul...

    Created on: April 19, 2017

    BKLYN eclipse, the moon, and space

    by BKLYNCORINAB | 20 items

    A total solar eclipse, visible from the United States, will occur on August 21, 2017. We're featuring nonfiction books about eclipses, Earth's moon, space, and astrophysics. Learn more about the eclipse at: https://eclipse2017.nasa.gov/

    Created on: August 03, 2017

    U.S. social history for middle grade and up

    by BKLYNChrsm | 7 items

    Titles that discuss the sometimes forgotten histories of the United States.

    Created on: May 11, 2016

    BKLYN Jerusalem: Israel, Palestine & the Balfour Declaration at 100

    by BKLYNPeterO | 11 items

    Whether you are looking to read about the centenary of the Balfour Declaration (1917) or are curious about the United States' new stance toward Jerusalem, consider the titles listed under this booklist.

    Created on: December 04, 2017

    Bklyn BookMatch Antebellum Historical Fiction and Quirky Mysteries

    by BklynLisaG | 7 items

    For a fan of Colson Whitehead's Underground Railroad, looking for historical fiction with a focus on antebellum United States, and quirky mysteries with vivid settings, similar to French author Daniel Pennac's Benjamin Malaussene series.

    Created on: March 15, 2018

    BKLYN Immigration and Refugees

    by BKLYNCORINAB | 7 items

    Nonfiction plus some poetry and fiction on Central American Immigration to the United States, family separation, and borders.

    Created on: June 27, 2018

    Bklyn: readings on white nationalism

    by BKLYNCORINAB | 9 items

    This list of books on white nationalism in the United States was created by a librarian with Brooklyn Public Library. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch, here: www.bklynlibrary.org/bookmatch

    Created on: August 05, 2019

    Banned Books 2013-2018

    by Camas Library Staff | 33 items

    Every year, the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) of the American Library Association compiles a list of the Top Ten Most Challenged Books in order to inform the public about censorship in libraries and schools. The lists are based on information from media stories and voluntary challenge report...

    Created on: September 19, 2019

    America's Best Idea

    by Camas Library Staff | 61 items

    There are 61 National Parks in the United States. Here are 61 books about them all!

    Created on: October 11, 2019

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