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African-American Experience Children’s Book List

An outgrowth of her work at the NYPL, the book list spans picture books to middle grade, fiction and nonfiction published between 2011 and 2016.

Highlights include:

  • Knock Knock: My Dad’s Dream for Me by Daniel Beaty, illustrated by Bryan Collier (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers)
  • Last Stop on Market Street by Matt De La Pena, illustrated by Christian Robinson (Putnam/Penguin Books for Young Readers)
  • We March by Shane W. Evans (Roaring Brook Press/Macmillan)
  • The Case for Loving by Selina Alko, illustrated by Sean Qualls and Selina Alko (Scholastic)
  • The Crossover by Kwame Alexander (HMH Books for Young Readers)

For the complete list, visit the Fuse 8 blog.

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