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.
The story of four friends who swim together
Baking cookies teaches us many lessons about life and love. Includes a recipe for sugar cookies
A special calendar hangs in Mr. Reilly's second grade classroom, and Lucy Webb impatiently awaits the day when she can add her name for losing a tooth, but when her time arrives something unexpected happens
Maddy is given a surprise trip to Tanzania for her birthday and captures her journey through photographs, letters, and journal entries
Max spends his day dreaming about competing in world class sporting events, and when he and his classmates--some of whom are disabled--prevail in a soccer match, he imagines they have won the World Cup
A young boy recalls all the Halloween costume agonies he's been through, until, at last, he gets to do things his own way!
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."
Although he is happy about having a loose tooth, Trevor worries when his classmates tell him some of the ways others might try to pull out the tooth
When other children at her school make fun of new classmate Fadimata's headscarf, Rosie steps in to find a solution
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