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.
While helping his family in their work as migrant laborers far from their home, Tomás finds an entire world to explore in the books at the local public library, which has a significant impact on the boy when he grows up to be Chancellor of the University of California, Riverside
Juan Diego hears the voice of the Virgin Mary asking him to petition the bishop for a shrine to be built in her honor, but the bishop will not agree unless Juan can bring him a sign
This book takes readers on an exciting and magical ride to a little boy's favorite places
The children walk down the hall in a nice straight line with big grins on their faces on library day
Recounts the appearance of the Lady of Guadalupe to a poor Indian farmer in Mexico in 1531
Since she left Jamaica for America after her father died, Zettie lives in a car with her mother while they both go to school and plan for a real home