Here are the books we used in this lesson.
Born a Crime: Stories from a South Aftrican Childhood, by Trevor Noah
Trevor Noah talks about his life growing up as a mixed race child in South Africa at the time when apartheid ended.
I am Malala: The Girl Who Stood Up for Education and was Shot by the Taliban, by Malala Yousafzai, with Christina Lamb
The title says it all—it’s the story of Malala’s survival and how she became an international symbol of peaceful protest and the youngest person ever to win a Nobel Peace Prize.
When Nobody was Watching: My Hard-Fought Journey to the Top of the Soccer World by Carli Lloyd, with Wayne Coffey
The memoirs of US soccer star Clarli Lloyd, who talks about the highs and lows of her sporting career.