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.
"Every child has the right to play--but in some parts of the world, children spend more time working than playing. This thought-provoking book captures how different the world can look from the eyes of those less privileged"-- Back cover
"This book is a beautifully illustrated introduction to the shared custom of head covering. Using accurate terminology and brightly coloured imagery, Hats of faith helps educate and prepare young children for our culturally diverse modern world"--Back cover
"A young girl wonders what life would be like if she lived somewhere else. What if she lived in a city with millions of people? What would it be like to be a refugee from a war-torn country? Is she meant to be in a different place? Or is she right where she's supposed to be? "--|cProvided by publisher
The Barefoot Book of children takes its readers on a visual trek across the globe, where they discover that-- despite our different clothes and homes and languages--we are more alike than different
Teaches children about respecting other countries and cultures and what it means to be a community
On the heels of the New York Times best seller You Have to F**king Eat (a sequel to the worldwide mega-best seller Go the F**k to Sleep), now comes the version that is entirely appropriate to read to--and with--children. While the message and humor will be similar to the adult version, there will, of course, be no profanity whatsoever. Step aside Green Eggs and Ham, there's a new, 21st-century book in town that will compel all finicky children to eat!
Despite the differences between people around the world, there are similarities that join us together, such as pain, joy, and love
Fifteen artists portray, in words and pictures, the places that are most special to them
Describes unusual mobile libraries found around the world
The origins behind some of the most important scientific discoveries are explored