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Our collection of picture books featuring Black and Indigenous people and People of Color (BIPOC) is available to the public. *Inclusion of a title in the collection DOES NOT EQUAL a recommendation.* Click here for more on book evaluation.


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      Amal’s Ramadan

      2016

      by Amy Maranville and Joshua Stevens

      Amal is back! Older than he was in his first book, (Amal's Eid), our friend is ready to try his first Ramadan fast. That means no eating or drinking while the sun is in the sky. He's very excited to fast like his parents and grandparents...but halfway through the day, he starts to feel dizzy. Will Amal make it to sunset without eating or drinking? And if he needs to drink or eat, will he be able to try again tomorrow? Join Amal as he learns about tradition and the love and support of family, even when things go differently than he planned.

      Beautiful Life Cross Group

      Chachaji’s cup

      2003

      by Uma Krishnaswami and Soumya Sitaraman

      A boy learns about his family history and the Partition of India from his great uncle, through stories told over a beloved old teacup.

      Beautiful Life Cross Group Oppression & Resilience

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