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Diverse books for kids age 0-8

Fly By Brittany J. Thurman, Anna Cunha (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Brittany J. Thurman, Anna Cunha (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534454873
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - January 11th, 2022
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Pure joy and the power of community radiate from this sweet picture book about a young Black girl’s perseverance and confidence in following her double Dutch dreams.

Africa’s grandmother was a double Dutch legend, and Africa knows she can become the same.


I Promise By LeBron James, Niña Mata (Illustrator) Cover Image
By LeBron James, Niña Mata (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062971067
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Published: HarperCollins - August 11th, 2020
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An Instant #1 New York Times Bestseller! An Instant Indie Bestseller! 

*An Amazon Best Book of the Year * A B&N Best Book of the Year*

A great gift for tiny go-getters and big dreamers, including for back to school!


Bedtime Bonnet By Nancy Redd, Nneka Myers (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nancy Redd, Nneka Myers (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781984895240
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020
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This joyous and loving celebration of family is the first-ever picture book to highlight Black nighttime hair traditions--and is perfect for every little girl who knows what it's like to lose her bonnet just before bedtime.

In my family, when the sun goes down, our hair goes up!
My brother slips a durag over his locs.
Sis swirls her hair in a wrap around her head.


Alphabet of Black Cultures By Jeffrey Daniels Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780976050827
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Published: Jeffrey Daniels - July 27th, 2020
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From A to Z, Alphabet of Black Cultures is a picture book celebrating a world connected by African heritage. Using letters of the alphabet as a guide, learners of all ages are invited to explore inventions, music, games, customs, and more.


Sulwe By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534425361
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019
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A New York Times bestseller!
Featured in its own episode in the Netflix original show Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices!
Recipient of a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award
Recipient of an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Children’s Literary Work

From Academy Award–winning actress Lupita Nyong’o comes a pow


Chocolate Me! book and CD storytime set By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator), Taye Diggs (Read by) Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator), Taye Diggs (Read by)
$12.99
ISBN: 9781250222565
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - January 15th, 2019
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From author Taye Diggs and illustrator Shane W. Evans, Chocolate Me! is a timely book and CD set about how it feels to be teased and taunted, and how each of us is sweet and lovely and delicious on the inside, no matter how we look...

Unabridged story read by Taye Diggs. Read along, or just enjoy listening!
Ages 4 to 8
Full color paperback
Includes original music


Mixed Me! By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250047199
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - October 6th, 2015
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Mom and Dad say I'm a blend of dark and light:
"We mixed you perfectly, and got you just right."

Mike has awesome hair. He has LOTS of energy! His parents love him. And Mike is a PERFECT blend of the two of them.


Little Black Girl By Fuuji Tashaki (Illustrator), Brittany M. Green Cover Image
By Fuuji Tashaki (Illustrator), Brittany M. Green
$11.99
ISBN: 9781720631705
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - July 13th, 2018
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Little Black Girl is a love letter to little black girls all around the globe to remind them who they are, where they come from, and what they can be.


Chocolate Me! By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250068019
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Published: Square Fish - October 6th, 2015
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A timely book about how it feels to be teased and taunted, and how each of us is sweet and lovely and delicious on the inside, no matter how we look.

The boy is teased for looking different than the other kids. His skin is darker, his hair curlier. He tells his mother he wishes he could be more like everyone else. And she helps him to see how beautiful he really, truly is.


The Patchwork Quilt By Valerie Flournoy, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Valerie Flournoy, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780803700970
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Published: Dial Books - March 29th, 1985
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Twenty years ago Valerie Flournoy and Jerry Pinkney created a warmhearted intergenerational story that became an award-winning perennial. Since then children from all sorts of family situations and configurations continue to be drawn to its portrait of those bonds that create the fabric of family life.


Just Like Me By Vanessa Brantley-Newton Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525582090
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Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 14th, 2020
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An ode to the girl with scrapes on her knees and flowers in her hair, and every girl in between, this exquisite treasury will appeal to readers of Dear Girl and I Am Enough and have kids poring over it to find a poem that's just for them.

I am a canvas
Being painted on
By the words of my family
Friends


One Love (Marley) By Cedella Marley, Bob Marley, Vanessa Brantley-Newton (Illustrator) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781452138558
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Published: Chronicle Books - September 9th, 2014
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Now in board book format, adapted from one of Bob Marley's most beloved songs!
 

One love, one heart, let's get together and feel all right: Adapted from Bob Marley's timeless hit song, One Love brings the joyful spirit and unforgettable lyrics to life for a new generation.


Bubble Kisses [With CD (Audio)] By Vanessa Williams, Tara Nicole Whitaker (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781454938347
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Published: Union Square Kids - June 23rd, 2020
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From singer, actress, and dancer Vanessa Williams comes a sweet, sparkling story (with a free downloadable song + bonus CD ) about a young girl whose beloved pet fish has wonderful, magical powers.

She gives me bubble kisses, bubble kisses as she swims by in the water.
She never misses with her bubble kisses. And I'm so glad I got her.


Jake the Fake Goes for Laughs By Craig Robinson, Adam Mansbach, Keith Knight (Illustrator) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780553523584
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Published: Yearling - January 7th, 2020
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For fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate comes the second book in the side-splitting series about a class clown faking his way to comedy stardom from comedian and film star Craig Robinson, #1 New York Times bestselling author Adam Mansbach, and NAACP History Maker recipient and cartoonist Keith Knight.


Jake the Fake Keeps His Cool By Craig Robinson, Adam Mansbach, Keith Knight (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780553523591
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Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - June 16th, 2020
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For fans of Diary of a Wimpy Kid and Big Nate comes the third book in this laugh-out-loud series about a class clown faking his way through middle school from comedian and film star Craig Robinson, #1 New York Times bestselling author Adam Mansbach, and NAACP History Maker recipient and cartoonist Keith Knight.


Antiracist Baby Board Book By Ibram X. Kendi, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
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Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020
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A #1 New York Times Bestseller!

From the National Book Award-winning author of Stamped from the Beginning and How to Be an Antiracist comes a fresh new board book that empowers parents and children to uproot racism in our society and in ourselves.


Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut By Derrick Barnes, Gordon C. James (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Derrick Barnes, Gordon C. James (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781572842243
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Published: Agate Bolden - October 10th, 2017
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Winner of the 2018 Kirkus Prize for Young Readers
A Newbery Honor Book
A Caldecott Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Author Honor Book
A Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book
An Ezra Jack Keats New Writer Award Book
An Ezra Jack Keats New Illustrator Honor Book
A Society of Illustrators Gold Medal Book


Hair Love By Matthew A. Cherry, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553366
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Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019
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A New York Times Bestseller and tie-in to Academy-Award Winning Short Film "Hair Love"
 
"I love that Hair Love is highlighting the relationship between a Black father and daughter. Matthew leads the ranks of new creatives who are telling unique stories of the Black experience. We need this."


Dreamers By Yuyi Morales Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823440559
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Published: Neal Porter Books - September 4th, 2018
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We are resilience. We are hope. We are dreamers.

Yuyi Morales brought her hopes, her passion, her strength, and her stories with her, when she came to the United States in 1994 with her infant son. She left behind nearly everything she owned, but she didn't come empty-handed.


I Love My Hair! By Natasha Anastasia Tarpley, E. B. Lewis (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780316523752
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2001
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A modern classic, this whimsical story has been celebrating the beauty of African-American hair for over 20 years!

In this imaginative, evocative story, a girl named Keyana discovers the beauty and magic of her special hair, encouraging black children to be proud of their heritage and enhancing self-confidence.
I Love My Hair!


Let's Talk About Race By Julius Lester, Karen Barbour (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Julius Lester, Karen Barbour (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780064462266
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Published: HarperCollins - December 23rd, 2008
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"This wonderful book should be a first choice for all collections and is strongly recommended as a springboard for discussions about differences.” —School Library Journal (starred review)


We're Different, We're the Same (Sesame Street) (Pictureback(R)) By Bobbi Kates, Joe Mathieu (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bobbi Kates, Joe Mathieu (Illustrator)
$4.99
ISBN: 9780679832270
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - October 13th, 1992
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Who better than Elmo and his Sesame Street friends to teach us that though we may all look different on the outside—deep down, we are all very much alike?
 


Lift as You Climb: The Story of Ella Baker By Patricia Hruby Powell, R. Gregory Christie (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534406230
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - June 9th, 2020
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Learn about the civil rights activist Ella Baker in this inspiring picture book from Sibert Honor winner Patricia Hruby Powell and Caldecott Honor winner R.


The Undefeated By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328780966
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Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019
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Winner of the 2020 Caldecott Medal
A 2020 Newbery Honor Book
Winner of the 2020 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award

The Newbery Award-winning author of THE CROSSOVER pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree.

Originally performed for ESPN's The Undefeated, this poem is a love letter to black


Acoustic Rooster's Barnyard Boogie Starring Indigo Blume By Kwame Alexander, Tim Bowers (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Tim Bowers (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781534111141
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Published: Sleeping Bear Press - August 15th, 2020
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On the eve of singing at a community festival, a bout of stage fright threatens a little girl's confidence. As Indigo Blume drifts off to sleep, she isn't sure she's brave enough to take the stage. But once she falls asleep, Indigo finds herself in a dream world with the characters of her favorite book, Acoustic Rooster and his Barnyard Band.


Chicken in the Kitchen By Nnedi Okorafor, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Nnedi Okorafor, Mehrdokht Amini (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781911373155
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Published: Lantana Publishing - September 1st, 2017
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What would you do if you woke up one night to find the shadow of a giant chicken passing your bedroom door? Go and investigate, of course


Love by Sophia (The Sophia Books) By Jim Averbeck, Yasmeen Ismail (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Jim Averbeck, Yasmeen Ismail (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481477901
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - June 16th, 2020
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The precocious Sophia and her pet giraffe Noodle learn how to look at life, love, and art in this latest installment of the series that Kirkus Reviews calls “fun, clever, and empowering.”

Sophia loves her family and her wonderful pet giraffe Noodle, so when she gets an assignment to draw something she loves, she wants to make it extra special.


Ada Twist, Scientist: A Picture Book (The Questioneers) By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419721373
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2016
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Inspired by mathematician Ada Lovelace and physicist Marie Curie, this #1 bestseller from author Andrea Beaty and illustrator David Roberts champions STEM, girl power, and women scientists in a rollicking celebration of curiosity, the power of perseverance, and the importance of asking “Why?”
 
Now a Netflix series!


Sofia Valdez, Future Prez: A Picture Book (The Questioneers) By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andrea Beaty, David Roberts (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419737046
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - November 5th, 2019
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From Andrea Beaty and David Roberts—the creators of Iggy Peck, Architect; Rosie Revere, Engineer; and Ada Twist, ScientistSofia Valdez, Future Prez is a picture book story about a community leader who stands up for what she believes in!

#1 New York Times bestseller!


Black Women in Science: A Black History Book for Kids (Biographies for Kids) By Kimberly Brown Pellum, PhD Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781641527071
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Published: Rockridge Press - October 8th, 2019
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Learn about amazing Black women in STEM—15 fascinating science biographies for kids 9 to 12

Throughout history, Black women have blazed trails across the fields of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics.


He's Got the Whole World in His Hands By Kadir Nelson, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Kadir Nelson, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780803728509
Availability: In Print, but things might get a little weird and there may be a long wait
Published: Dial Books - September 8th, 2005
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What began as a spiritual has developed into one of America’s best-known songs, and now for the first time it appears as a picture book, masterfully created by award-winning artist Kadir Nelson.Through sublime landscapes and warm images of a boy and his family, Kadir has created a dazzling, intimate interpretation, one that rejoices in the connectedness of people and nature.

Inspired by th


Rise!: From Caged Bird to Poet of the People, Maya Angelou By Bethany Hegedus, Tonya Engel (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bethany Hegedus, Tonya Engel (Illustrator)
$21.95
ISBN: 9781620145876
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Published: Lee & Low Books - August 13th, 2019
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In celebration of the 50th anniversary of the publication of I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, this beautiful biography of Maya Angelou describes how she rose above a childhood of trauma and emotional pain to become one of the most inspiring voices of our lifetime.


Little Red Riding Hood By Jerry Pinkney Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316013550
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2007
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This spectacular reimagining of one of Grimm's most beloved cautionary tales is brought to life by Caldecott Medal-winning artist Jerry Pinkney.  In this inspired rendering of the classic Grimm Brothers folktale, Caldecott Medal-winning artist Jerry Pinkney introduces two favorite children's characters to a new generation: the sly, scary wolf and the sweet little girl in her fa


The Grasshopper & the Ants By Jerry Pinkney Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316400817
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2015
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This magnificent rendition of a classic Aesop fable by a Caldecott Medal-winning artist teaches children: Don't put off for tomorrow what you can do today!  In this stunning companion to the Caldecott Medal-winning The Lion & the Mouse and the highly acclaimed The Tortoise & the Hare, a playful grasshopper wonders why the busy ants around him won't


Max Found Two Sticks By Brian Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Brian Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780689815935
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Published: Aladdin - June 1st, 1997
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A young boy discovers the joys of making music in this rhythmic, irresistible picture book from Caldecott Medal–winning illustrator Brian Pinkey.

One day when Max doesn’t feel like talking to anybody, he finds two sticks that make a perfect pair of drumsticks. He starts with a Pat…pat-tat on his thighs.


Alvin Ailey (Great Black Performers #1) By Andrea Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Andrea Pinkney, Brian Pinkney (Illustrator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780786810772
Availability: In Print, but things might get a little weird and there may be a long wait
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 5th, 1995
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An informative and inspiring biography of Alvin Ailey, the great African-American dancer and choreographer, created by TheNew York Times bestselling and award-winning duo Andrea David Pinkney and Brian Pinkey. 
 
Since he was a young boy in Navasota, Texas, Alvin Ailey loved to stomp his feed and clap his hands to the music of the True Vine Baptist choir.


Poetry for Young People: Langston Hughes By Benny Andrews (Illustrator), David Roessel (Editor), Arnold Rampersad (Editor) Cover Image
By Benny Andrews (Illustrator), David Roessel (Editor), Arnold Rampersad (Editor)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781454903284
Availability: Not likely to be available again
Published: Sterling Children's Books - January 1st, 2013
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WINNER OF THE 2007 CORETTA SCOTT KING ILLUSTRATOR HONOR AWARD A fresh design and appealing new cover enliven this award-winning collection in the acclaimed Poetry for Young People series. Showcasing the extraordinary Langston Hughes, its edited by two leading poetry experts and features gallery-quality art by Benny Andrews that adds rich dimension to the words.


I, Too, Am America By Langston Hughes, Bryan Collier (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Langston Hughes, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$19.99
ISBN: 9781442420083
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 22nd, 2012
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Winner of the Coretta Scott King illustrator award, I, Too, Am America blends the poetic wisdom of Langston Hughes with visionary illustrations from Bryan Collier in this inspirational picture book that carries the promise of equality.


I, too, sing America.
I am the darker brother.
They send me to eat in the kitchen
When company comes,
But I laugh,
And ea


That Is My Dream!: A picture book of Langston Hughes's
By Langston Hughes, Daniel Miyares (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399550171
Availability: In Print, but things might get a little weird and there may be a long wait
Published: Anne Schwartz Books - October 3rd, 2017
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“Dream Variation,” one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares, the acclaimed creator of Float.

To fling my arms wide
In some place of the sun,
To whirl and to dance


Lullaby (for a Black Mother) By Langston Hughes, Sean Qualls (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Langston Hughes, Sean Qualls (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780547362656
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Published: Clarion Books - March 19th, 2013
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With graceful words as smooth as a song, the poet Langston Hughes celebrates the love between a mother and her baby. This picture book edition is a gift to share.


Little Legends: Exceptional Men in Black History (Leaders & Dreamers #3) By Vashti Harrison, Kwesi Johnson (With) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316475143
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 19th, 2019
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Author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history in this #1 New York Times bestseller.


Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (Vashti Harrison #1) By Vashti Harrison Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316475112
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 5th, 2017
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#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Meet the little leaders. They're brave. They're bold.


28 Days: Moments in Black History that Changed the World By Charles R. Smith, Jr., Shane W. Evans (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781596438200
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - January 13th, 2015
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Each day features a different influential figure in African-American history, from Crispus Attucks, the first man shot in the Boston Massacre, sparking the Revolutionary War, to Madame C. J. Walker, who after years of adversity became the wealthiest black woman in the country, as well as one of the wealthiest black Americans, to Barack Obama, the country's first African-American president.


Henry Louis Gates Jr.: Volume 2 By Miller, Jenai (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Miller, Jenai (Illustrator)
$8.95
ISBN: 9781731638779
Availability: In Print, but things might get a little weird and there may be a long wait
Published: Discovery Library - August 11th, 2020
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Learn about the amazing accomplishments of literary critic, filmmaker, historian, and professor Henry Louis Gates Jr., that pioneered theories of African American literature using genealogy in the book Henry Louis Gates Jr.--part of the Leaders Like Us African American childrens books series.


Martin Luther King Jr. (Little People, BIG DREAMS #33) By Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara, Mai Ly Degnan (Illustrator) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780711245679
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020
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In this book from the critically acclaimed, multimillion-copy best-selling Little People, BIG DREAMS series, discover the life of Martin Luther King Jr., the inspiring minister and civil rights activist.

Little Martin grew up in a family of preachers: his dad was a preacher, his uncle was a preacher, his grandfather was a preacher…so maybe he’d become a great preach


Who Was Martin Luther King, Jr.? (Who Was?) By Bonnie Bader, Who HQ, Elizabeth Wolf (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Bonnie Bader, Who HQ, Elizabeth Wolf (Illustrator)
$5.99
ISBN: 9780448447230
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Published: Penguin Workshop - December 27th, 2007
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The story of one of the most influential civil rights activist of our time. 


I am Martin Luther King, Jr. (Ordinary People Change the World) By Brad Meltzer, Christopher Eliopoulos (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780525428527
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Published: Rocky Pond Books - January 5th, 2016
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The eighth biography in this New York Times bestselling series features one of America's greatest civil rights heroes, Martin Luther King, Jr. (Cover may vary)


Red Shoes By Karen English, Ebony Glenn (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Karen English, Ebony Glenn (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338114607
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 15th, 2020
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Red shoes glowing--Perched on a pedestal in the shop windowas if on a throne."I want those, Nana," Malika says, as they pass the shop."We'll see," Nana says with a wink. "Looks like you could use a new pair."

Malika is delighted when Nana surprises her with a beautiful new pair of red shoes!


Your Name Is a Song By Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow, Luisa Uribe (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781943147724
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Published: Innovation Press - July 7th, 2020
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Frustrated by a day full of teachers and classmates mispronouncing her beautiful name, a little girl tells her mother she never wants to come back to school. In response, the girl's mother teaches her about the musicality of African, Asian, Black-American, Latinx, and Middle Eastern names on their lyrical walk home through the city.


Daniela and the Pirate Girls By Susanna Isern, Gómez (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Susanna Isern, Gómez (Illustrator)
$16.95
ISBN: 9788417673277
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Published: Nubeocho - July 7th, 2020
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Who hasn't heard of the legendary vessel, the Black Crock Other ships cower in fear as they gaze at it through their spyglasses. Its fearsome crew is known all over the Seven Seas. And their captain is Daniela, Daniela the Pirate.


Please, Baby, Please By Spike Lee, Tonya Lewis Lee, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator) Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780689832338
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 2002
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From moments fussy to fond, Academy Award–nominated filmmaker Spike Lee and his wife, producer Tonya Lewis Lee, present a behind-the-scenes look at the chills, spills, and unequivocal thrills of bringing up baby!

Go back to bed,
baby, please, baby, please.
Not on your HEAD
baby baby baby, please!

Vivid illustrations from ce


Change Sings: A Children's Anthem By Amanda Gorman, Loren Long (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Amanda Gorman, Loren Long (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9780593203224
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021
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A lyrical picture book debut from #1 New York Times bestselling author and presidential inaugural poet Amanda Gorman and #1 New York Times bestselling illustrator Loren Long
 
"I can hear change humming
In its loudest, proudest song.
I don't fear change coming,
And so I sing along."