Children's Books

Resources for Dismantling White Supremacy

In recognition that this list is fairly extensive, an asterisk * denotes suggestions for beginning to engage this vital work. A hashtag # denotes resources for deeper engagement.

The Colors of Us by Karen Katz

Let’s Talk About Race by Julius Lester

* The Skin I’m In: A First Look at Racism by Pat Thomas

Sesame Street's "We're Different, We're the Same" by Bobbi Jane Kates

Something Happened in Our Town: A Child’s Story about Racial Injustice by Marianne Celano, Marietta Collins, and Ann Hazzard

I Am Enough by Grace Byers

Happy in Our Skin by Fran Manushkin and Lauren Tobia

Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer: The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement by Carole Boston Weatherford and Ekua Holmes

* Daddy Why Am I Brown?: A healthy conversation about skin color and family by Bedford F. Palmer

A Terrible Thing Happened by Margaret Holmes

Antiracist Baby by Ibram X. Kendi




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