Recommended Reading
For Children and Youth
  • A Family Is a Family Is a Family; Sara O'Leary; Groundwood Books; 2016
  • All Are Welcome; Alexandra Penfold and Suzanne Kaufman; Knopf Books for Young Readers; 2018
  • All Kinds of Bodies (All Kinds of People); Judith Heneghan; Crabtree Publishing Company; 2020
  • Be Kind (Be Kind, 1); Pat Zietlow Miller and Jen Hill; Roaring Book Press; 2018
  • Bedtime Bonnet; Nancy Redd; Random House Books; 2020
  • Boonoonoonous Hair; Olive Senior; Tradewind Books; 2019
  • Cool Cuts; Mechal Renee Roe; Doubleday Books for Young Readers; 2021
  • The Day the Crayons Quit; Oliver Jeffers and Drew Daywalt; Philomel Books; 2013
  • Eyes That Kiss in the Corners; Joanna Ho; HarperCollins; 2021
  • Hair Love; Matthew A. Cherry and Illustrated by Vashti Harrison; Kokila; 2019
  • I am Enough; Grace Byers; Balzer + Bray; 2018
  • I Got Next; Daira Peoples-Riley; Greenwillow Books; 2019
  • I Like Myself; Karen Beaumont; Clarion Books; 2004
  • IntersectionAllies: We Make Room for All; Chelsea Johnson, LaToya Council, and Carolyn Choi; Dottir Press; 2019
  • My Mommy Medicine; Edwidge Danticat; Roaring Book Press; 2019
  • Saturday; Oge Mora; Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; 2019
  • Sing a Song; How 'Lift Every Voice and Sing' Inspired Generations; Kelly Starling Lyons; Nancy Paulsen Books; 2019
  • Sulwe; Lupita Nyong'o; Penguin; 2021
  • Thank You, Omu!; Oge Mora; Little, Brown Books for Young Readers; 2019
  • The Undefeated; Kwame Alexander; Versify; 2019
  • Who Will You Be?; Andrea Pippins; Schwartz & Wade; 2020
  • What Is Given from the Heart; Patricia C. McKissack; Schwartz & Wade; 2019
  • You Matter; Christian Robinson; Atheneum Books for Young Readers; 2020