Gorilla Dawn

Title: Gorilla Dawn Author: Gill Lewis Genre: Juvenile Fiction Publisher: Simon and Schuster / Atheneum Release Date: January 31, 2017 Pages: 432 “Originally published in Great Britain in 2015 by Oxford University Press.”–Verso.

Behold the Dreamers

Title: Behold the Dreamers Author: Imbolo Mbue Genre: Fiction / New Adult Publisher: Random House Trade Paperbacks Release Date: June 26, 2017 Pages: 416 A compulsively readable debut novel about marriage, immigration, class, race, and the trapdoors in the American Dream–the unforgettable story of a young Cameroonian couple making a new life in New York…

Sleep Well, Siba & Saba

Title: Sleep Well, Siba & Saba Author: Nansubuga Nagadya Isdahi Genre: Picture book Publisher: Lantana Release Date: 2017 Pages: Unpaged Forgetful Ugandan sisters Siba and Saba are always losing something. Sandals, slippers, sweatersyou name it, they lose it. When the two sisters fall asleep each night, they dream about the things they have lost that…

Solo

Title: Solo Author: Kwame Alexander with Mary Rand Hess, Genre: Young Adult / Fiction Publisher: Blink Release Date: 2017 Format: Hardback Pages: 464 From award-winning and bestselling author Kwame Alexander comes Solo, the story of seventeen-year-old Blade Morrison who is being crushed between the scathing tabloids exposing his former rock-star-father’s addictions and a protected secret…