At-Large D.C. Councilmember David Grosso (I) joins us to talk about the investigation of Ballou High School graduation rates, and the new proof of residency requirements for homeless families.
The holiday season is upon us and books make excellent gifts for the littlest readers on your list. Stories inspired by blizzards, the Civil Rights movement and Nobel Prize winner Malala Yousef are popping up on bookstore and library shelves. We consider those and other titles perfect for sharing with the kids and teens in your life.
- Edie Ching Lecturer, College of Information Science, University of Maryland; Member, ALA Notables Childrens' Book Committee; Reviewer, Booklist
- Grace Lin Author and Illustrator; Advisory Committee Member, We Need Diverse Books
Our Winter Reading List: Kids And Young Adults
Looking for a new book for the kids in your life? Here are our top picks.
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