Our intention is to acquire and make available ALL picture books featuring indigenous people and people of color published in the U.S. since 2002, including reprints. Inclusion of a title in the collection DOES NOT EQUAL recommendation. See our related readings page for suggested links for evaluating books.
When his big brother leaves to become a soldier, a boy does what he can to take his place in the family
In this picture book with few words, three children find a typewriter on a carousel, and begin an adventure that helps them discover the wonder of words
When Princess Truly believes in herself, her curls begin to shine and can magically transport her to the distant past, on an underwater adventure, or to Mars.
A young farm girl tries to catch her favorite chicken, until she learns something about the hen that makes her change her ways
Although Winifred thinks the monsters who creep into her bedroom each night are cute, she cannot get any sleep and tries to scare them away
"A little girl uses rhyming verse to describe the unique traits of her autistic friend."--Back cover
When Annie has a career day at her school, each member of her family wonders if she will choose their career path-- her grandfather, the news photographer, her father, the mountain climber, or her mother, the basketball player-- until she reveals a dream that is all her own
Ada Twist is a very curious girl who shows perseverance by asking questions and performing experiments to find things out and understand the world
"A young girl walks through the bustling city, while a pigeon flies above, both spotting hidden shapes at every turn"--Provided by publisher
"A young boy gets into various mishaps with his dragon friend"--Provided by publisher