Start The Dialogue At Home With These 16 Books About Race And Racism For Kids

August 7, 2020

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Much of the fight against racism happens in discussions that families can have at home, and Best Products shared a great list of 16 books about race and racism for kids to read. 

I came across this list from Best Products, which links to each of these titles below along with a discription of each. Here's a quick look at the titles you'll find on the list: 

  • A Kids Book About Racism by Jelani Memory
  • Antiracist Baby Picture Book by Ibram X. Kendi
  • Freedom Over Me by Ashley Bryan
  • White Water by Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein
  • A is for Activist by Innosanto Nagara
  • Teach Your Dragon About Diversity by Steve Herman
  • One Crazy Summer by Rita Williams-Garcia
  • Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
  • Breakout by Kate Messner
  • New Kid by Jerry Craft
  • Blended by Sharon M. Draper
  • The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963 by Christopher Paul Curtis
  • Dear Martin by Nic Stone
  • The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas
  • Stamped: Racism, Anti-Racism, and You by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi
  • This Book Is Anti-Racist by Tiffany Jewell

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