On the List!

We would like to use these occasional posts to provide more insight about books on our Amazon Wish List for the Lost Boyz Library Project. Hopefully, this will convey our vision for this library project and inspire other educators as well!


Dr Seuss



Most people can remember Dr. Seuss books from their own childhood. And they continue to be great for all ages!  Dr. Seuss books provide an entertaining foundation to language development for beginning readers and remain favorites as children grow-up. These are books that will keep a young child’s interest, invoking rhymes and wordplay to entertain.







Firebird is a book written and inspired by Misty Copeland. Copeland is a skilled ballet dancer and the first African-American woman to be promoted to principal dancer at the history of the American Ballet Theatre. The beautiful pictures in this wonderful book are sure to inspire other young dancers and promote self-confidence.







Bippity Bop Barbershop details the experiences of a first-time visit to the barbershop for a young boy. This relatable and well-illustrated book explores this important experience in life while also celebrating the beauty of hair.





Do you have any suggestions of books we should add to our library wish list? Leave a comment with your recommendation and why.

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