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.
This lyrical picture-book biography of John Coltrane focuses on his childhood and how he interpreted sounds before he made his music
Describes the period of the 20th century when many African Americans left the South to make better lives for themselves in the northern states
When his family moves from a small Mexican village to North Carolina, Eduardo asks how soon he will feel at home, and slowly his Tio Miguel's seemingly impossible replies come true until, at last, he can put out the Nativity scene he carved with his grandfather
A rope passed down through the generations frames an African American family's story as they journey north during the time of the Great Migration