February 9, 2021 | Patton
The following books affirm Black lives, experiences, culture, and offer openings for discussions about racial injustice. Click here for more titles on the topic.
February 4, 2021 | melissa c
The following picture books affirm Black lives, bodies, experiences, and culture, and offer opportunities for discussion about racial injustice among parents and children of all races.
A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists believe in and fight for. The alliteration, rhyming, and vibrant illustrations make the book exciting for children, while the issues it brings up resonate with their parents' values of community, equality, and justice.
February 1, 2021 | jonesw
The following books for teens explore the Black Lives Matter movement directly, as well as turning an eye to the ways systemic racism affects our communities.