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Many Voices, One Land

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South Asian Heritage Books for Kids South Asian Heritage Books for Kids

recommended by KCLSKidsDiverse
Books that highlight South Asian, Indian-American, and South Asian-American experiences.
Books that highlight South Asian, Indian-American, and South Asian-American experiences.
Blogpost

I See Me: Kids from Working Class… I See Me: Kids from Working Class…

By Racheal
I was so excited to check the hold shelf the other day and see Love, the newest picture book by Newbery award winner Matt de la Peña,…
I was so excited to check the hold shelf the other day and see Love, the newest picture book by Newbery award winner Matt de la Peña,…
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20 Inclusive Children's Books 20 Inclusive Children's Books

recommended by KCLSSocialMedia
The Conscious Kid Library suggests these inclusive titles to read with the children in your life on Read Across America day and beyond.…
The Conscious Kid Library suggests these inclusive titles to read with the children in your life on Read Across America day and beyond.…
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Hispanic Heritage Books for Kids Hispanic Heritage Books for Kids

recommended by KCLSKidsDiverse
Books highlighting the people of Spanish and Spanish-speaking descent including people of/from Spain, North, South, and Central Americans.
Books highlighting the people of Spanish and Spanish-speaking descent including people of/from Spain, North, South, and Central Americans.
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I See Me - We Need Diverse Books I See Me - We Need Diverse Books

recommended by KCLSKidsDiverse
All children should see themselves in books! Titles are in order by age.
All children should see themselves in books! Titles are in order by age.
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An Everyday Princess An Everyday Princess

I suppose it's weird that at my age I would even consider myself a princess, yet here I am, wearing a tutu to weekly Story Times and…
I suppose it's weird that at my age I would even consider myself a princess, yet here I am, wearing a tutu to weekly Story Times and…
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Many Voices, One Land 2018 Many Voices, One Land 2018

recommended by KCLSReads
Celebrate the diversity and the wonder of the Pacific Northwest with books featuring music, stories, and art from around the world!
Celebrate the diversity and the wonder of the Pacific Northwest with books featuring music, stories, and art from around the world!
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Native American Heritage Books for Kids Native American Heritage Books for Kids

recommended by KCLSKidsDiverse
Books featuring Native American, American Indian, and First Nations experiences including many indigenous peoples of the Western Hemisphere.
Books featuring Native American, American Indian, and First Nations experiences including many indigenous peoples of the Western Hemisphere.
Blogpost

I See Me! Artwork in Children's Lit I See Me! Artwork in Children's Lit

By Rowena
Books with diverse characters weren't very prevalent when I was growing up. While I’m glad to see that there are more examples of…
Books with diverse characters weren't very prevalent when I was growing up. While I’m glad to see that there are more examples of…
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Folk and Fairy Tales for Kids Folk and Fairy Tales for Kids

recommended by KCLSKidsGenre
Folk and fairy tales are humanity's oldest stories, weaving magic and reality into entertaining narratives everyone recognizes and enjoys.
Folk and fairy tales are humanity's oldest stories, weaving magic and reality into entertaining narratives everyone recognizes and enjoys.
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Middle Eastern Heritage for Kids Middle Eastern Heritage for Kids

recommended by KCLSKidsDiverse
These books highlight the people and culture of and from the Middle East, including many ethnicities & religious groups of the Middle East.
These books highlight the people and culture of and from the Middle East, including many ethnicities & religious groups of the Middle East.
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African-American Heritage Books for Kids African-American Heritage Books for Kids

recommended by KCLSKidsDiverse
Titles by and/or about African Americans which celebrate African American heritage, tradition, and achievements. For ages 2-12.
Titles by and/or about African Americans which celebrate African American heritage, tradition, and achievements. For ages 2-12.
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