Black Lives Matter

The undefeated book cover

The undefeated

Kwame Alexander

eBOOK
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter, Black History

"The Newbery Award-winning author of The Crossover pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree"--

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Hair, it's a family affair! book cover

Hair, it's a family affair!

Mylo Freeman

jE Freeman
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter

Join Macy as she describes her family and their hairstyles, from Afros to purple hair.

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This is the rope : a story from the Great Migration book cover

This is the rope : a story from the Great Migration

Jacqueline Woodson

jE Woodson
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter, Black History

A rope passed down through the generations frames an African American family's story as they journey north during the time of the Great Migration.

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Baby says

John Steptoe

jBOARD BOOK Steptoe
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter

A baby and big brother figure out how to get along.

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Lift every voice and sing : a celebration of the African American national anthem book cover

Lift every voice and sing : a celebration of the African American national anthem

James Weldon Johnson

jE Johnson
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter, Black History

An illustrated version of the song written by civil rights leader and poet James Weldon Johnson in 1899 that has come to be considered the African American national anthem.

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Cool cuts

Mechal Renee Roe

jE Roe
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter

"An illustrated, joyful celebration of African-American boys' hairstyles"--

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Bedtime bonnet

Nancy Amanda Redd

ON ORDER BOOK
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter, Diverse Characters

As family members braid, brush, twirl, roll, and tighten their hair before bedtime, putting on kerchiefs, wave caps, and other protective items, the little sister cannot find her bonnet.

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I can't wait to see this one when it gets in! -Casey

Magnificent homespun brown : a celebration book cover

Magnificent homespun brown : a celebration

Samara Cole Doyon

jE Doyon
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter

Joyful young narrators celebrate feeling at home in one's own skin.

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I am enough

Grace Byers

jE Byers
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter

Shares a story of loving who you are, respecting others and being kind to one another.

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A girl like me

Angela Johnson

jE Johnson
Picture Books, Black Lives Matter

"Empower young readers to embrace their individuality, reject societal limitations, and follow their dreams. This inspiring picture book brings together a poem by acclaimed author Angela Johnson and Nina Crews's distinctive photocollage illustrations to celebrate girls of color" --

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