10 Diverse Books For Strong Girls Who Will Change The World
This list of diverse books for strong girls will show your daughter that anything is possible and no one can stop her. They show girls that women of all colors can change the world!
250 Children's Books Celebrating Black Girls | Colours of Us
Celebrate Black girls with these children's books for all ages, from picture books to chapter books, from middle grade to young adult novels!
Meet Asian Pacific American Hero Bruno Mars
When I started writing Asian Pacific American Heroes, the first person I wrote about was Bruno Mars. It was daunting to capture his huge and successful life thus far in just a few paragraphs. I submitted what I had to my editors and they responded with specific questions including why did Bruno Mars get dropped from his first label. What went wrong? I honestly didn't know so I had to dig [...]
Sumo Joe makes Bank Street Best Children’s Books of the Year list!
Thank you to Ariel Gordon Bernstein for the heads up that Sumo Joe was included in Bank Street College's The Best Children's Books of the Year! I never would have thought to check. I have recently been submitting manuscripts to literary agents and am in recovery for rejection. Ditto for editors that I have submitted picture book manuscripts to. This recognition felt like sunshine [...]
Our Favorite Children’s Books that Teach Spanish Vocabulary - Lu and Bean Read
There are many bilingual children's books that teach Spanish vocabulary. Here are our top 6 picture book picks for your budding readers.
Picture Books Celebrating Natural African American Hair
You might recognize Furqan from our Multicultural Children's Book Day poster! Robert Liu-Trujillo created the artwork for our event. When Rob gave us sketches for the poster, we didn't know the boy in the flat top was a character in his book; he just appealed to us and we picked him right away! I'm thrilled to be introducing Rob's book, Furqan's First Flat Top, today [...]
A Diverse Picture Book about Tiny Living and BIG Adventures! - Jump Into a Book
This diverse picture book examines the process of what “going tiny” might look like through the eyes of a child and how scary that could actually be.
Autism Books for Siblings | The Sensory Spectrum
To make it easier for parents, I've broken down these Autism books for siblings into two categories: picture books and chapter books.
70+ Picture Books about Mixed Race Families
70+ Picture Books about Mixed Race Families: Diverse Children's Books featuring multiracial families; African, Asian, Hispanic, Native American; Ages 0 - 10
Antiracist Books for Kids, Teens, and Adults
Please welcome my guest today, Lisa Stringfellow, Co-Chair of the Inclusion and Diversity Committee for NESCBWI, who asks "... what can we do on an individual level to educate ourselves about issues of equity and social justice?" ------- More Than A Moment: Working From Within The past few weeks have been a time of great pain in our country. The murders of George Floyd, Breonna [...]
Books Set in Africa for Kids - Learn in Color
Books Set in Africa for Kids Bintou’s Braids by Sylviane A. Diouf (West Africa) Bintou longs for beautiful, flowing braids to replace the fluffy tufts that sit atop her crown. After acting the hero for her cousins, Bintou is granted a wish. Will she choose to ditch cornrows forever or will she decide to embrace […]