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    • Dear Martin

    • Written by: Nic Stone
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 4 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Justyce McAllister is top of his class and set for the Ivy League - but none of that matters to the police officer who just put him in handcuffs. And despite leaving his rough neighborhood behind, he can't escape the scorn of his former peers or the ridicule of his new classmates. Justyce looks to the teachings of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. for answers. But do they hold up anymore? He starts a journal to Dr. King to find out.

    Price: CDN$ 28.23

    • Infinity Ring, Book 3: The Trap Door

    • Written by: Lisa McMann
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 4 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Dak, Sera, and Riq return to the United States in the year 1850 when the nation is divided over the issue of slavery. The Underground Railroad provides a light of hope, helping runaway slaves escape to freedom. But the SQ has taken control of the Underground Railroad from within. Now Dak and Sera are left wondering who to trust...

    Price: CDN$ 23.14

    • The Rock and the River

    • Written by: Kekla Magoon
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 6 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
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    For 13-year-old Sam it's not easy being the son of known civil-rights activist Roland Childs. Especially when his older (and best friend), Stick, begins to drift away from him for no apparent reason. And then it happens: Sam finds something that changes everything forever.

    Price: CDN$ 27.77

    • The Lifters

    • Written by: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 5 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    What if nothing was as it seemed? What if the ground beneath your feet was not made of solid earth and stone but had been hollowed into hundreds of tunnels and passageways? What if there were mysterious forces in these tunnels, mere inches below you as you sit in class or eat a banana? What if it were up to just two kids to stop these forces? What would it feel like to know the fate of an entire town rested on your shoulders? Twelve-year-old Gran Flowerpetal is about to find out.

    Price: CDN$ 40.35

    • Odd One Out

    • Written by: Nic Stone
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham, Kim Mai Guest, Nic Stone
    • Length: 7 hrs and 58 mins
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    Courtney Cooper and Jupiter Sanchez (Coop & Jupe!) have been next-door neighbors and best friends since they were seven years old. She's his partner in crime and other half. But lately, Cooper can't ignore he might want something more than friendship from Jupiter. When Rae Chin moves to town she can't believe how lucky she is to find Coop and Jupe. Being the new kid is usually synonymous with pariah, but around these two, she finally feels like she belongs. She's so grateful she wants to kiss him...and her.

    Price: CDN$ 40.35

    • My Name Is Not Friday

    • Written by: Jon Walter
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 9 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Well-mannered Samuel and his mischievous younger brother, Joshua, are free black boys living in an orphanage during the end of the Civil War. Samuel takes the blame for Joshua's latest prank, and the consequence is worse than he could ever imagine. He's taken from the orphanage to the South, given a new name - Friday - and sold into slavery. What follows is a heartbreaking but hopeful account of Samuel's journey from freedom to captivity and back again.

    Price: CDN$ 25.92

    • Ball Don't Lie

    • Written by: Matt de la Peña
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 6 hrs and 58 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Sticky is a beat-around-the-head foster kid with nowhere to call home but the street and an outer shell so tough that no one will take him in. He started out life so far behind the pack that the finish line seems nearly unreachable. He's a white boy living and playing in a world where he doesn't seem to belong. But Sticky can ball. And basketball might just be his ticket out, if he can only realize that he doesn't have to be the person everyone else expects him to be.

    Price: CDN$ 37.05

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    • A Novel
    • Written by: Ilyasah Shabazz, Kekla Magoon
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham, Ilyasah Shabazz
    • Length: 8 hrs and 56 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Malcolm Little's parents have always told him that he can achieve anything, but from what he can tell, that's nothing but a pack of lies - after all, his father's been murdered, his mother's been taken away, and his dreams of becoming a lawyer have gotten him laughed out of school. There's no point in trying, he figures, and lured by the nightlife of Boston and New York, he escapes into a world of fancy suits, jazz, girls, and reefer.

    Price: CDN$ 25.05

    • Infinite Hope

    • Written by: Ashley Bryan
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 1 hr and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    From celebrated author and illustrator Ashley Bryan comes a deeply moving picture-book memoir about serving in the segregated army during World War II and how love and the pursuit of art sustained him. 

    Price: CDN$ 11.83

    • Finding Langston

    • Written by: Lesa Cline-Ransome
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 2 hrs and 34 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When 11-year-old Langston's mother dies in 1946, he and his father leave rural Alabama for Chicago's brown belt as a part of what came to be known as the Great Migration. It's lonely in the small apartment with just the two of them, and Langston is bullied at school. But his new home has one fantastic thing. Unlike the whites-only library in Alabama, the local public library welcomes everyone. There, hiding out after school, Langston discovers another Langston, a poet whom he learns inspired his mother enough to name her only son after him.

    Price: CDN$ 43.85

    • This Bridge Will Not Be Gray, Revised

    • Written by: Dave Eggers
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 16 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The Golden Gate Bridge is the most famous bridge in the world. It is also, not entirely coincidentally, the world's first bright-orange bridge. But it wasn't supposed to be that way. In this book, bridge lover Dave Eggers tells the story of how it happened - how a bridge that some people wanted to be red and white, and some people wanted to be yellow and black, and most people wanted simply to be gray, instead became, thanks to the vision and stick-to-itiveness of a few peculiar architects, one of the most memorable man-made objects ever created. 

    Price: CDN$ 3.06

    • Pick-Up Game

    • A Full Day of Full Court
    • Written by: Marc Aronson, Charles R. Smith Jr, Walter Dean Myers, and others
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham, Quincy Tyler Bernstine
    • Length: 3 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    It’s one single steamy July day at the West 4th Street Court in New York City, otherwise known as the Cage. Hotshot baller ESPN is wooing the scouts, Boo is struggling to guard the weird new guy named Waco, a Spike Lee wannabe has video rolling, and virgin Irene is sizing up six-foot-eight-and-a-half-inch-tall Chester. Nine of young-adult literature’s top writers reveal how it all goes down in this searing novel in short stories that each ingeniously pick up where the last one ends.

    Price: CDN$ 21.29

    • Peace, Locomotion

    • Written by: Jacqueline Woodson
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 2 hrs and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Twelve-year-old Lonnie is finally feeling at home with his foster family. But because he's living apart from his little sister, Lili, he decides it's his job to be the "rememberer" - and write down everything that happens while they're growing up. Lonnie's reflections in his letters to Lili are bittersweet. He's happy that they both have good foster families, but while his new family brings him joy, it also brings new worries: With a foster brother in the army, concepts like peace have new meaning for Lonnie.

    Price: CDN$ 18.51

    • Birdland

    • Written by: Tracy Mack
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 2 hrs and 53 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Amid the sparkle and hum of a New York City winter, Jed and his best friend, Flyer, are filming a documentary of their neighborhood. In the process, Jed confronts painful memories of his older brother, Zeke, a poet who loved jazzman Charlie "Bird" Parker and who died, leaving behind his CDs, a notebook, and a lot of unanswered questions.

    Price: CDN$ 18.76

    • One Death, Nine Stories

    • Written by: Marc Aronson (Editor), Charles R. Smith Jr. (Editor)
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham, Christina Traister
    • Length: 3 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Nicholas, Kevin. Age 19. Died at York Hospital, July 19, 2012. Kev's the first kid their age to die. And now, even though he's dead, he's not really gone. Even now his choices are touching the people he left behind. Rita Williams-Garcia follows one aimless teen as he finds a new life in his new job - at the mortuary. Ellen Hopkins reveals what two altar boys (and one altar girl) might get up to at the cemetery at night.

    Price: CDN$ 23.14

    • Locomotion

    • Written by: Jacqueline Woodson
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 1 hr and 19 mins
    • Unabridged
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    When Lonnie Collins Motion was seven years old, his life changed forever. Now Lonnie is eleven and his life is about to change again. His teacher, Ms. Marcus, is showing him ways to put his jumbled feelings on paper. And suddenly, Lonnie has a whole new way to tell the world about his life, his friends, his little sister, Lili, and even his foster mom, Miss Edna, who started out crabby but isn’t so bad after all. Award-winning author Jacqueline Woodson’s lyrical voice captures Lonnie’s thoughtful perspectives of the world and his determination to one day put a family together again.

    Price: CDN$ 18.51

    • Book

    • Written by: John Agard
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Books are one of humankind's greatest forms of expression, and now Book, in a witty, idiosyncratic voice, tells us the inside story. A wonderfully eccentric character with strong opinions and a poetic turn of phrase, Book tells of a journey from papyrus scrolls to medieval manuscripts to printed paper and beyond - pondering, along the way, many bookish things, including the evolution of the alphabet, the library (known to Egyptians as "the healing place of the soul"), and even book burning.

    • Written by: John Agard
    • Narrated by: Dion Graham
    • Length: 1 hr and 3 mins
    • Release date: 2015-10-06
    • 4 out of 5 stars 1 rating

    Price: CDN$ 20.36

    • Jump Back, Paul

    • The Life and Poems of Paul Laurence Dunbar
    • Written by: Sally Derby
    • Narrated by: Bahni Turpin, Dion Graham
    • Length: 2 hrs and 35 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Did you know that Paul Laurence Dunbar originated such famous lines as "I know why the caged bird sings" and "We wear the mask that grins and lies"? From his childhood in poverty and his early promise as a poet through his struggles to find acceptance as a writer and his tumultuous romance with his wife, to his immense fame and his untimely death, Dunbar's story is one of triumph and tragedy.

    Price: CDN$ 23.14