ANTIRACIST READING LIST KID/TEEN

Click here for a list of stories, fiction, and poetry featuring more representation.

 

Books are listed mostly according to age, starting with the younger readers on the top. 

 

Antiracist Baby Board Book Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020

A is for Activist Cover Image
$11.95
ISBN: 9781609805395
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Triangle Square - November 19th, 2013

Woke Baby Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250308986
Availability: Not On Our Shelves Now--Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Roaring Brook Press - December 31st, 2018

No! : My First Book of Protest Cover Image
By Julie Merberg, Molly Egan (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9781950587025
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Published: Downtown Bookworks - March 24th, 2020

The Undefeated Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328780966
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019

Woke: A Young Poet's Call to Justice Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250311207
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 10th, 2020

Black Is a Rainbow Color Cover Image
By Angela Joy, Ekua Holmes (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781626726314
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Roaring Brook Press - January 14th, 2020

You Matter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534421691
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 2nd, 2020

A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823443314
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Neal Porter Books - August 27th, 2019

The President Sang Amazing Grace: A Book About Finding Grace After Unspeakable Tragedy Cover Image
By Zoe Mulford, Joan Baez (Other primary creator), Jeff Scher (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781944903848
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Harry N. Abrams - September 24th, 2019

Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters Cover Image
By Barack Obama, Loren Long (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375835278
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 16th, 2010

What Can a Citizen Do? (Kids Story Books, Cute Children's Books, Kids Picture Books, Citizenship Books for Kids) Cover Image
By Dave Eggers, Shawn Harris (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452173139
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - September 11th, 2018

Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World Cover Image
By Susan Hood, Sophie Blackall (Illustrator), Emily Winfield Martin (Illustrator), Shadra Strickland (Illustrator), Melissa Sweet (Illustrator), LeUyen Pham (Illustrator), Oge Mora (Illustrator), Julie Morstad (Illustrator), Lisa Brown (Illustrator), Selina Alko (Illustrator), Hadley Hooper (Illustrator), Isabel Roxas (Illustrator), Erin Robinson (Illustrator), Sara Palacios (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062699459
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperCollins - January 23rd, 2018

What Will These Hands Make? Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419725760
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - February 25th, 2020

Each Kindness Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399246524
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - October 2nd, 2012

The Other Side Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, E. B. Lewis (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399231162
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 15th, 2001

Hair Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553366
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019

Sulwe Cover Image
By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534425361
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019

DK Readers Level 3: I'm an Activist Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781465485441
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: DK Children - November 19th, 2019

Kids Who Are Changing the World (You Should Meet) Cover Image
$4.99
ISBN: 9781534432147
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon Spotlight - February 12th, 2019

Enough! 20 Protesters Who Changed America Cover Image
By Emily Easton, Ziyue Chen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984831972
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018

Dictionary for a Better World: Poems, Quotes, and Anecdotes from A to Z Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781541557758
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - February 4th, 2020

Something Happened in Our Town: A Child's Story about Racial Injustice Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781433828546
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Magination Press - March 1st, 2018

Not My Idea: A Book about Whiteness (Ordinary Terrible Things) Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340007
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Dottir Press - September 4th, 2018

All Are Welcome Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525579649
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 10th, 2018

What Makes Us Unique?: Our First Talk about Diversity (Just Enough) Cover Image
By Jillian Roberts, Cindy Revell (Illustrator)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781459809482
Availability: Not On Our Shelves Now--Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Orca Book Publishers - September 27th, 2016

Intersectionallies: We Make Room for All Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340083
Availability: Backordered
Published: Dottir Press - July 23rd, 2019

All of Us Cover Image
By Carin Berger, Carin Berger (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062694133
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Published: Greenwillow Books - May 8th, 2018

Can I Touch Your Hair?: Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendship Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781512404425
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Published: Carolrhoda Books (R) - January 1st, 2018

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices Cover Image
By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525580454
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Yearling - December 31st, 2019

This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711245211
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

Peace, Love, Action!: Everyday Acts of Goodness from A to Z Cover Image
By Tanya Zabinski, Ani DiFranco (Foreword by)
$19.95
ISBN: 9781946764478
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Parallax Press - August 27th, 2019

We Are Power: How Nonviolent Activism Changes the World Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419741111
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - April 7th, 2020

We Are the Change: Words of Inspiration from Civil Rights Leaders (Books for Kid Activists, Activism Book for Children) Cover Image
By Harry Belafonte (Introduction by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781452170398
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Chronicle Books - May 7th, 2019

Strong Voices: Fifteen American Speeches Worth Knowing Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9780062572042
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Published: HarperCollins - February 11th, 2020

Art in Action: Make a Statement, Change Your World Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781681197562
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - September 11th, 2018

Never Too Young!: 50 Unstoppable Kids Who Made a Difference Cover Image
By Aileen Weintraub, Laura Horton (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781454929178
Availability: Not On Our Shelves Now--Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Sterling Children's Books - September 4th, 2018

Steal This Country: A Handbook for Resistance, Persistence, and Fixing Almost Everything Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780451479372
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 4th, 2018

Stand Up!: Be an Upstander and Make a Difference Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781433829635
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Magination Press - December 3rd, 2019

Poster Power: Great Posters and How to Make Them Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781908714480
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Published: Cicada Books - November 7th, 2017

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks Cover Image
By Jason Reynolds, Alexander Nabaum (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781481438285
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - October 8th, 2019

Ghost Boys Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316262262
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

Harbor Me Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780525515142
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Published: Puffin Books - April 21st, 2020

New Kid Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
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Published: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019

March: Book One Cover Image
By John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell (Illustrator)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781603093002
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Published: Top Shelf Productions - August 13th, 2013

We Are Not Yet Equal: Understanding Our Racial Divide Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781547602520
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Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - October 29th, 2019

How I Resist: Activism and Hope for a New Generation Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250168368
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wednesday Books - May 15th, 2018

Things That Make White People Uncomfortable (Adapted for Young Adults) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781642590227
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Published: Haymarket Books - September 3rd, 2019

One Person, No Vote (YA edition): How Not All Voters Are Treated Equally Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781547601073
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Published: Bloomsbury YA - September 17th, 2019

Dream Country Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780735231672
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2018

Dear Martin Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781101939529
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Published: Ember - September 4th, 2018

The Hate U Give Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498533
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Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017

All American Boys Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781481463348
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

I'm Not Dying with You Tonight Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781492678892
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Published: Sourcebooks Fire - August 6th, 2019

Long Way Down Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781481438261
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Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - April 2nd, 2019

Tyler Johnson Was Here Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780316472180
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 19th, 2019

Dig Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781101994917
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - March 26th, 2019