The 2021 Recommended Reading List Kids Edition is here!

Just in time! Summer's almost over and you're wondering what to do, right? Read! The NIRMV Recommended Reading Lists have lots of great suggestions. Visit the Remarkable Links page and look under Reading for links to all the lists, including this year's. Or just check it out here:   NIRMV 2021 Kids Recommended Reading List Kids Edition Cool Salsa: Bilingual Poems on Growing Up Latino in the United States Edited by Lori M. Carlson Evelyn Del Rey is Moving Away by Meg Medina Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson Go With the Flow by Lynn Williams and Karen Schneeman Hair Love by Matthew A. Cherry Henry Huggins by Beverly Cleary I Promise by LeBron James Kiki & Jax: The Life-Changing Magic of Friendship by Marie Kondo Me and My Afro by Aiden M Taylor Moonwalk: Forever by Your Side by Meryl Davis My Black Me: A Beginning Book of Black Poetry Edited by Arnold Adoff The Ant and the Grasshopper by Aesop The Little Engine That Could by Wally Piper The Scientist and the Singer by L
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Nominate an Inspiring High School Grad!

It's time to celebrate the Class of 2021! We've already had some wonderful grads to celebrate, meet them here or by visiting our Get Inspired! section. Nominate a high school grad to be entered in a drawing for a gift card. Just email the following to nirmvdetroit at with 2021 Inspiring Grad in the subject line: The name and graduating school of the grad A photo of the honoree The graduate's new school, major and plans Deadline for nominations is Tuesday, July 1, 2021. Graduates will be posted on Select the post title for a live link to download and share the flyer (PDF) .
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