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Looking Like Me
Author: Walter Dean Myers   Illustrator: Christopher Myers   Narrators: Dion Graham, Quincy Tyler Bernstine
ISBN: 9781430108726
Length:  8 Min 02 Sec
Release Date: 07/31/2011
Grades: K - 4
Price: $31.95
"Dion Graham's confident, enthusiastic narration powerfully depicts a young African-American boy who is beginning to identify who he is in the world. Quincy Tyler Bernstine adds a dynamic array of female voices. No detail is overlooked in this production.... Realistic sound effects link the audio to the pictures and reflect the story's urban setting."-AudioFile Magazine
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Here in Harlem: Poems in Many Voices
ISBN: 9781430109303
Length:  1 Hr 30 Min 00 Sec
Release Date: 11/30/2010
Grades: 3 - 6
Price: $22.95
"An excellent introduction to poetry, social issues, and memoirs; and a wonderful complement to Live Oak's 2008 Odyssey Award winner, Jazz (also written by Myers)."-Booklist
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Young Pele: Soccer's First Star
Author: Lesa Cline-Ransome   Illustrator: James E. Ransome   Narrator: Ibsen Santos
ISBN: 9781430110101
Length:  16 Min 41 Sec
Release Date: 11/01/2011
Grades: K - 4
Price: $19.95
"...A ball made of a sock stuffed with rags. Bare feet. Does this sound like an auspicious beginning for "soccer's first star?" Ibsen Santos is an unobtrusive narrator who sets a leisurely pace and lets young listeners interact with both the text and the illustrations... Radio broadcasts of soccer games add ambiance to the production." -AudoFile Magazine

Satchel Paige
Author: Lesa Cline-Ransome   Illustrator: James E. Ransome   Narrator: Dion Graham
ISBN: 9781430110873
Length:  21 Min 14 Sec
Release Date: 05/31/2012
Grades: 2 - 5
Price: $19.95
"Dion Graham's relaxed Southern voice is a perfect complement, enhanced with sound effects and music...the book's large size and Graham's narration combine to offer children a chance to pore over visual details.... Playing in the Negro Leagues was not always a bed of roses, but James Ransome's oil paintings highlight Paige's joi de vivre and joi de baseball."-School Library Journal
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We Are America: A Tribute From the Heart
ISBN: 9781430111115
Length:  33 Min 51 Sec
Release Date: 10/31/2012
Grades: 2 - 5
Price: $19.95
The sweeping scope of Myers's free verse poems is captured beautifully and interpreted dramatically on this CD by a diverse cast of narrators. This eminently patriotic book celebrates free expression and attempts to paint with word pictures the depth and breadth of the varied American experience. ... the chorus of voices, music, and sounds tell the unique story of America and its people in 33 breathless minutes. Truly inspirational." --School Library Journal
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Full Moon is Rising, A
ISBN: 9781430114406
Length:  33 Min 46 Sec
Release Date: 07/15/2013
Grades: K - 4
Price: $19.95
"This collection of poems celebrates the full moon...Each of the many narrators brings a fresh delivery and a voice reflective of the setting of each poem. Enunciated words, studied phrasing, and relaxed pacing all contribute to appreciating the beauty of the moon."-AudioFile Magazine

Cazuela That the Farm Maiden Stirred, The
Author: Samantha R. Vamos   Illustrator: Rafael Lopez   Narrator: Adriana Sananes
ISBN: 9781430114444
Length:  14 Min 00 Sec
Release Date: 09/30/2013
Grades: K - 4
Price: $19.95
" Narrator Adriana Sananes provides an authentic Spanish accent for the Spanish words, and clear English for the rest of the text. This is a delightful bilingual romp, and teachers will appreciate the chance to compare and contrast the story with the English. This is both a visual and an auditory treat that is sure to stir up a lot of enthusiasm from any audience." -School Library Journal
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Yum! ¡Mmmm! ¡Qué Rico! <br>Americas' Sproutings
Author: Pat Mora   Illustrator: Rafael Lopez   Narrator: Gabriella Cavallero
ISBN: 9781430114482
Length:  20 Min 01 Sec
Release Date: 11/30/2013
Grades: Pre - 3
Price: $19.95
"Gabriella Cavallero's narration is elegant...Cavallero's interest is evident as she shares the facts, and she uses the breadth of her vocal register to present the related haikus. Her elongated phrases, staccato words, and prolonged pauses are a pleasure."-AudioFile Magazine

Day of the Dead
ISBN: 9781430114512
Length:  19 Min 28 Sec
Release Date: 09/30/2013
Grades: K - 3
Price: $19.95
"Narrator Christian Barillas brings the celebration of Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead) to life, no pun intended. His well-modulated narration sparks interest in the many customs of the three-day holiday. His steady pacing and crisp diction make it easy for young listeners to tune in to the wealth of information."-AudioFile Magazine
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H.O.R.S.E. <br>A Game of Basketball and Imagination
Author & Illustrator: Christopher Myers   Narrators: Dion Graham, Christopher Myers
ISBN: 9781430117469
Length:  10 Min 59 Sec
Release Date: 06/30/2014
Grades: K - 4
Price: $31.95
ALA Odyssey Award for Excellence in Audiobook Production "Listeners will start grinning from the very first words of this production as narrator Dion Graham and author/artist Christopher Myers talk over each other, jockeying to introduce the story. Two young friends hit the basketball court to play a game of H.O.R.S.E. and trade trash talk--an impossible game that quickly moves beyond the court into the realm of the fantastic and all the way into outer space." -AudioFile Magazine
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Imani's Moon
Author: JaNay Brown-Wood   Illustrator: Hazel Mitchell   Narrator: MaameYaa Boafo
ISBN: 9781430118992
Length:  16 Min 54 Sec
Release Date: 05/30/2015
Grades: K - 3
Price: $19.95
"MaameYaa Boafo's rich, warm voice entices youngsters to listen in on the attempts of diminutive Imani to touch the moon. ..." . AudioFile
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Trombone Shorty
ISBN: 9781430125969
Release Date: 09/27/2017
Price: $31.95
ALA Odyssey Honor Award "Andrews refers to creating "a musical gumbo," and the metaphor represents this audiobook perfectly. There is the richness, variety, and spice of this New Orleans dish in Bryan Collier's mixed-media illustrations, the vocal range of Graham's reading, and the lively music and animated soundscape." AudioFile Magazine
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Uptown
ISBN: 9781430100492
Release Date: 09/30/2007
Price: $12.95

Manana Iguana
ISBN: 9781430107118
Release Date: 08/30/2009
Price: $12.95

Zora's Zucchini
Author: Katherine Pryor   Illustrated by: Anna Raff   Narrator: Nancy Wu
ISBN: 9781430121824
Length:  10 Min 24 Sec
Release Date: 04/30/2016
Grades: Pre - 3
Price: $19.95
"Given the quiet, purposeful narration of Nancy Wu, heroine Zora takes center stage.... Wu is as firm in her presentation as Zora is in her determination to be a resourceful gardener. Young listeners will appreciate Zora's zeal and her ideas for sharing her harvest." AudioFile Magazine
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