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Our comprehensive collection of children's picture books featuring Black and Indigenous people and People of Color (BIPOC) is available to the public. You can use the search tool below to find titles. *Note: Inclusion of a title in the collection DOES NOT EQUAL recommendation. See our related readings page for suggested tools for evaluating books.


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      Sofi and the magic, musical mural

      2015

      by Raquel M. Ortiz, Maria Dominguez and Gabriela Baeza Ventura

      On the way back from the bodega, Sofia is drawn into a life-like mural of Old San Juan where she dances, sings, and conquers her fear of the vejigante before being called back to the barrio by her mother.

      Beautiful Life

      The storyteller’s candle / La velita de los cuentos

      2008

      by Lucía M. González and Lulu Delacre

      During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belpré, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta.

      Beautiful Life

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