Pecan Pie Baby by Jacqueline Woodson, illus. by Sophie Blackall
The Runaway Piggy/El cochinito fugtivo by James Luna, illus. by Laura Lacamara
Some Kind of Love: A Family Reunion in Poems by Traci Dant, illus. by Eric Velasquez - I know about this one thanks to Mary Ann
Takeshita Demons by Cristy Burne, illus. by Siku - learned about this one at Mary Ann's blog as well. Her review
Hereville: How Mirka Got Her Sword by Barry Deutsch - Though this book has no kids of color, I put it one the list because the main character is Jewish, and its not a Holocaust story. I loved it Will review soon.
We Could Be Brothers by Derrick Barnes
Pull by B.A. Binns - This was really good. An excellent YA debut. I will review soon