Book List

Below is a list of books, categorized by age, that a teacher may receive. If a teacher requests specific books that are not on this list, we will try to fill those requests. Otherwise, we will be picking off of the lists shown here. This list is a work in progress, if you have books you want to see listed below, please let me know via the Contact page!

All input is appreciated - I'm excited to grow this list with the help of others.

NEW: Juneteenth

K - 2

  • Antiracist Baby  by Ibram X. Kendi

  • Enough!  by Emily Easton 

  • Every Little Thing  by Bob Marley

  • Julian is a Mermaid   by Jessica Love 

  • Sulwe by Lupita Nyong'o

  • Happy Right Now  by Julie Berry

  • Same, Same but Different  by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw

  • Happy In Our Skin  by Fran Manuskhin

  • The Proudest Blue  by Ibtihaj Muhammad 

  • Hair Love  by Matthew Cherry 

  • Nelson Mandela  by Kadir Nelson 

  • Let’s Talk About Race by Julius Lester

  • Honey I Love by Eloise Greenfield

  • Can I Touch Your Hair?   by Latham and Waters

  • Something Happened In Our Town  by Celano, Collins, and Hazzard

  • EllRay Jakes is Not a Chicken  by Sally Warner 

  • Princess and the Peas  by Rachel Himes

  • Grace for President  by Kelly DiPucchio

  • Counting on Katherine  by Helaine Becker

  • The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

3 - 5

6 - 8

9 - 12

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