Diana Ma First Chapter Friday
Diana Ma reads the first chapter of "Heiress Apparently." The first book in an epic and romantic YA series following the fictionalized descendants of the only officially recognized empress regent of China.
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Play video Kyle Lukoff First Chapter Friday
Kyle Lukoff First Chapter Friday
Kyle reads the first chapter of “Different Kinds of Fruit,” a funny and hugely heartfelt novel about a sixth-grader whose life is turned upside down when she learns her dad is transgender.
Play video Irene Latham and Charles Waters First Chapter Friday
Irene Latham and Charles Waters First Chapter Friday
Together, Irene Lathan and Charles Waters read the first chapter of the stunning novel-in-verse, “African Town” which Chronicles the story of the last Africans brought illegally to the United States on the Clotilda in 1860.
Play video Andrea Beatriz Arango First Chapter Friday
Andrea Beatriz Arango First Chapter Friday
Andrea Beatriz Arango reads the first chapter of “Iveliz Explains it All” moving novel in verse that navigates mental health, finding your voice, and discovering that those who really love you will stay by your side.
Play video Victor Piñeiro First Chapter Friday
Victor Piñeiro First Chapter Friday
Victor Piñeiro reads the first chapter of “Monster Problems,” . A wacky, hilarious, and fast-paced middle grade series with the perfect combination of magic, imagination, and adventure.
Play video Crystal Maldonado First Chapter Friday
Crystal Maldonado First Chapter Friday
Crystal Maldonado reads the first chapter of her book, “No Filter and Other Lies.” When 17-year-old Kat Sanchez uses photos of a friend to create a fake Instagram account and her posts go viral, her entire world comes crashing down on her.
Play video Ben Costa and James Park First Chapter Friday
Ben Costa and James Park First Chapter Friday
Mushroom Maze,” the first book in a highly illustrated middle grade series about the adventures of a boy who’s the only human student at an academy for future explorers.