Books To Read This Spring

Story Planet has curated a list of fiction and poetry books to read this season!

Crosshairs - Catherine Hernandez - Paperback

Crosshairs by Catherine Hernandez

In a near-future dystopia, a queer Black performer and his allies join forces against an oppressive regime.

Midnight Robber : Hopkinson, Nalo: Books

Midnight Robber by Nalo Hopkinson

When Tan-Tan’s father commits a crime, she must tap into the Robber Queen’s powers to set them both free.

The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline

The Marrow Thieves by Cherie Dimaline

In a world where only Indigenous people can still dream, Frenchie and his friends must escape the evil marrow thieves who hunt them for their bone marrow.

The Bones of Ruin | Book by Sarah Raughley | Official Publisher Page |  Simon & Schuster

The Bones of Ruin by Sarah Raughley

Iris is an African tightrope dancer, hiding the secret that she’s immortal — but then she stumbles on a secret society’s deadly gladiatorial tournament.

Hana Khan Carries On : Jalaluddin, Uzma: Books

Hana Khan Carries On by Uzma Jalaluddin

Though she works in a restaurant, Hana dreams of being a radio star — and as a hate crime shocks her community, she must find her voice.

Freedom Journal: Antidotes to Violence | Brandon Wint

Freedom Journal: Antidotes to Violence by Brandon Wint

This poetry album explores the experience of being Black in North America, with its attendant histories, joys and tough reconciliations.