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.
A mother and daughter spend a snowy day together buying and preparing vegetables, assembling ingredients, and playing while their big pot of soup bubbles on the stove. Includes a recipe for "Snowy Day Vegetable Soup."
Explores two concepts for preschoolers, the parts of our bodies and the names of our senses. These concepts are presented to preschoolers through the lens of friendship, as best friends Leo and Sam playfully describe what they each like best about the other
Morgan was born with a big hole through his middle that gives him a strange, empty feeling all of the time, but when his good friend Yumi becomes ill, he finds that helping her makes him feel whole
After falling in love with Japan as a little girl, Erika becomes a teacher and fulfills her childhood dream by moving to a remote Japanese island
"No one in the town of Bonnyripple ever kept a grudge, except old Cornelius, the Grudge Keeper. When Cornelius is nearly buried under all of the grudges, the townspeople must put their differences aside to save him"--Provided by publisher
Four girls go in search of the perfect pair of party shoes
Presents advice for parents, along with examples, on how they can interact and encourage their preschooler cooperate, develop social skills, and have fun
Tyrone and his friends rule the school except for the library, which he thinks is boring until strange happenings during story hour change his mind
The children walk down the hall in a nice straight line with big grins on their faces on library day
A wordless picture book about three children who go to a park on a rainy day, find some chalk, and draw pictures that come to life