The librarians at New York Public Library selected CAN’T STOP WON’T STOP and HURRICANE SUMMER for their list of the year’s best books for teens!
CAN’T STOP WON’T STOP: A Hip-Hop History by Jeff Chang and Dave “Davey D” Cook
9781250790514 | available now
“In addition to satisfying committed fans, this stellar work could function as a supplementary text within any social studies narration of the post–civil rights–era U.S. Required history for young hip-hop heads—and everyone else.”
—Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review
HURRICANE SUMMER by Asha Bromfield
9781250622235 | available now
“This is an excellent examination of the ways wealth, gender, and color can shape and at times create mental and emotional fractures . . . A great title for public and high school libraries looking for books that offer a nuanced look at patriarchy, wealth, and gender dynamics.”
—School Library Journal, Starred Review
View the full list here.