Diversity Book Lists

Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters by John SteptoeEsperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz RyanThe Sandwich Swap by Rania Al AbdullahWhy Mosquitoes Buzz in People's Ears by Verna AardemaTea with Milk by Allen Say
Best Multicultural Books for Children
130 books — 84 voters
Song for Papa Crow by Marit MenzinThe Ugly Duckling by Jerry PinkneyA Color of His Own by Leo LionniIt's Okay to Be Different by Todd ParrChrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes
It's Good To Be Me
150 books — 81 voters

The Paper Bag Princess by Robert MunschFlying heroes by Adrian SchaferGoblinheart by Brett AxelThe Story of Ferdinand by Munro LeafThe Butter Battle Book by Dr. Seuss
Best Progressive Childrens Books
52 books — 24 voters
Across the Savannah by Chaz A. YoungThe Help by Kathryn StockettTravels to Fahdamin-Ra by Chaz A. YoungKindred by Octavia E. ButlerThe Earth Girl and Queen Eliza by C.C. Alma
Books That Reflect Diversity
35 books — 21 voters

Between Mom and Jo by Julie Anne PetersWide Awake by David LevithanLola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie PerkinsFreak Camp by Jessica V. BarnettNaomi and Ely's No Kiss List by David Levithan
Books for Teens with LGBT Parents
117 books — 21 voters
Angels Cried by Stephen L. WilsonOde to Boy by Keith HaleThe Not-So-Star-Spangled Life of Sunita Sen by Mitali PerkinsSophie Scholl and the White Rose by Annette DumbachCopper Sun by Sharon M. Draper
Diversity Lit Anthology
6 books — 11 voters

Bad Apple by Edward HemingwayBear and Bee by Sergio RuzzierSay Hello to Zorro! by Carter GoodrichLeonardo, the Terrible Monster by Mo WillemsBoy and Bot by Ame Dyckman
Friendship Storytime
30 books — 10 voters
Goblinheart by Brett AxelThe Hundred Dresses by Eleanor EstesGrandfather's Journey by Allen SayRikke and the Magic Bunad by Nikolina NilsenLittle Jimmy Says, "Same Is Lame" by Jimmy Vee
Diverse books for children
46 books — 10 voters

Chrysanthemum by Kevin HenkesMy Name is Elizabeth! by Annika DunkleeMy Name Is Yoon by Helen RecorvitsThe Name Jar by Yangsook ChoiPicnic at Camp Shalom by Jacqueline Jules
Picture books about names
10 books — 6 voters
The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack KeatsI Like Myself! by Karen BeaumontThe Change Your Name Store by Leanne ShirtliffeThe True Meaning of Smekday by Adam RexThe Ballerina and the Revolutionary by Milla V.
Diverse protagonists are neutral too
10 books — 4 voters

Elijah of Buxton by Christopher Paul CurtisGirl Wonder by Deborah HopkinsonAlmost Astronauts by Tanya Lee StoneClaudette Colvin by Phillip M. HooseOne Thousand Tracings by Lita Judge
Jane Addams Children's Book Award
51 books — 4 voters
El cuaderno de Maya by Isabel AllendeIn the Time of the Butterflies by Julia ÁlvarezThe Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao by Junot DíazPaula by Isabel AllendeDrown by Junot Díaz
Latinos heritage best books
5 books — 3 voters

Religious Diversity in our Schools by Deborah J. LevineWorlds Within a Congregation by W. Paul JonesGoing Southern by Deborah J. LevineMatrix Model Management System by Deborah J. LevineThe Golden Bough by James George Frazer
Religious Diversity
6 books — 2 voters

Being Different Together by Melissa SteynCultural Diversity in Organizations by Taylor CoxDiversity In Work Teams by Susan E. JacksonThe Theory And Practice Of Black Resistance To Apartheid by Mokgethi B.G. MotlhabiManaging Ethnic Conflict in Africa by Donald Rothchild
Diversity Studies
100 books — 1 voter
A Mercy by Toni MorrisonA Woman Alone by Bessie HeadThis Is How You Lose Her by Junot DíazOne Amazing Thing by Chitra Banerjee DivakaruniPersepolis 2 by Marjane Satrapi
Writers of Color
15 books — 1 voter

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