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Antiracist Books for Kids

  • CHILDREN'S

    A GOOD KIND OF TROUBLE

    MARCH 12, 2019

CHILDREN'S

A GOOD KIND OF TROUBLE

by Lisa Moore Ramée

A timely, funny, and unforgettable debut about friendship, facing your fears, and standing up for what’s right. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    THE USUAL SUSPECTS

    MAY 21, 2019

CHILDREN'S

THE USUAL SUSPECTS

by Maurice Broaddus

Readers will love watching these two uniquely gifted black boys explore the complicated tensions between impulses and... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    SULWE

    OCT. 15, 2019

CHILDREN'S

SULWE

by Lupita Nyong'o ; illustrated by Vashti Harrison

A thoughtfully layered text and powerful illustrations address this sensitive topic in a uniquely nurturing way. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    BLACK BROTHER, BLACK BROTHER

    MARCH 3, 2020

CHILDREN'S

BLACK BROTHER, BLACK BROTHER

by Jewell Parker Rhodes

Placing biracial boyhood and the struggles of colorism at its center, the novel challenges readers to pursue their own... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    WHAT LANE?

    APRIL 14, 2020

CHILDREN'S

WHAT LANE?

by Torrey Maldonado

Bridges everyday racism and accountable allyship with sincerity. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    WOKE

    MARCH 10, 2020

  • CHILDREN'S

    LAYLA'S HAPPINESS

    OCT. 29, 2019

CHILDREN'S

LAYLA'S HAPPINESS

by Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie ; illustrated by Ashleigh Corrin

Well-illustrated poetry of the best kind that will leave sunshine in its wake. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    ANTIRACIST BABY

    JUNE 16, 2020

  • CHILDREN'S

    M IS FOR MELANIN

    OCT. 1, 2019

CHILDREN'S

M IS FOR MELANIN

by Tiffany Rose ; illustrated by Tiffany Rose

From “Empowerment” to “Worthy,” “Genuine” to “You,” there are more than 26 reasons to cherish this book. Full review >

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