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The Waiting Place

The Waiting Place

By: Dina Nayeri
Illustrated by:
Anna Bosch Miralpeix
ISBN: 9781536213621
Nonfiction, Teen, Background / Culture
The Juneteenth Story

The Juneteenth Story

By: Alliah Agostini
Illustrated by:
Sawyer Cloud
ISBN: 9780760375143
Nonfiction, 7-12, History
Luli and the Language of Tea

Luli and the Language of Tea

By: Andrea Wang
Illustrated by:
Hyewon Yum
ISBN: 9780823446148
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Letters to Ammi

Letters to Ammi

By: Aftab Yusuf Shaikh
Illustrated by:
Adrija Ghosh & Soumitra Ranad
ISBN: 9788193388938
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Kesar and the Lullaby Birds

Kesar and the Lullaby Birds

By: Aditi Oza
Illustrated by:
Debasmita Dasgupta
ISBN: 9781949528862
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Better Connected: How Girls Are Using Social Media for Good

Better Connected

By: Julia Kyi & Tanya Lloyd Kyi
Illustrated by:
Vivian Rosas
ISBN: 9781459828575
Nonfiction, 7–12, Mental/Physical Health
100 First Words for Little New Yorkers

100 First Words for Little New Yorkers

By: Ashley McPhee
Illustrated by:
Patrick Gray
ISBN: 9781641705684
Nonfiction, 0-3, Background / Culture
Winnie Zeng Unleashes a Legend

Winnie Zeng Unleashes a Legend

By: Katie Zhao
ISBN: 9780593426579
Fiction, 7-12, Sci-Fi/Fantasy
We Have A Dream

We Have A Dream

By: Mya-Rose Craig
Illustrated by:
Sabrena Khadija
ISBN: 9781419756665
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
The Color of the Sky Is the Shape of the Heart

The Color of the Sky Is the Shape of the Heart

By: Chesil
Illustrated by:
n/a
ISBN: 9781641292290
Fiction, Teen, Coming of Age
Sitting Shiva

Sitting Shiva

By: Erin Silver
Illustrated by:
Michelle Theodore
ISBN: 9781459827721
Fiction, 4–6, Religion
My Sister’s Big Fat Indian Wedding

My Sister’s Big Fat Indian Wedding

By: Sajni Patel
ISBN: 9781419754531
Fiction, Teen, Background / Culture
Lucky Ones

Lucky Ones

By: Linda Williams Jackson
ISBN: 9781536222555
Fiction, 7-12, Historical Fiction
Kicks

Kicks

By: Garrett, Van G.
Illustrated by:
Brown, Reggie
ISBN: 9780358118107
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Karthik Delivers

Karthik Delivers

By: Sheela Chari
ISBN: 9781419755224
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Jerry Lawson and the Channel F

Jerry Lawson and the Channel F

By: Matt Slayter
Illustrated by:
Marcus Kwame Anderson
Nonfiction, Teen, Background / Culture
I Hope Your Dreams Are Sweet

I Hope Your Dreams Are Sweet

By: Steppie Morris
Illustrated by:
Elysse Hopkins
ISBN: 9781952209956
Nonfiction, 4-6, Coming of Age
I Hate Borsch!

I Hate Borsch!

By: Yevgenia Nayberg
Illustrated by:
Yevgenia Nayberg
ISBN: 9780802855800
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Hundred Years of Happiness

Hundred Years of Happiness

By: Lai, Thanhhà
Illustrated by:
Phung Nguyen Quang and Huynh Kim Lien
ISBN: 9780063026926
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Haiti A to Z

Haiti A to Z

By: M.J. Fievre
Illustrated by:
Anastasia Khmelevska
ISBN: 9781642506242
Nonfiction, 0-3, Background / Culture
Growing an Artist

Growing an Artist

By: John Parra
Illustrated by:
John Parra
ISBN: 9781534469273
Fiction, 4-6, Music / Art
Cesar Chavez, The Farm Workers’ Champion

Cesar Chavez, The Farm Workers’ Champion

By: Jorge Arroyo
Illustrated by:
Jorge Arroyo
Nonfiction, Teen, Background / Culture
Be a Good Ancestor

Be a Good Ancestor

By: Leona Prince & Gabrielle Prince
Illustrated by:
Carla Joseph
ISBN: 9781459831407
Fiction, 4–6, Background / Culture
Anna Hibiscus

Anna Hibiscus

By: Atinuke
Illustrated by:
Lauren Tobia
ISBN:  9781536225198
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
A Tale of Dungeons & Dragons

A Tale of Dungeons & Dragons

By: Logan Perryman
Illustrated by:
Dion Harris
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Under the Canopy: Trees Around the World

Under the Canopy

By: Cynthia Alonso
Illustrated by:
Cynthia Alonso
ISBN: 9781911171423
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Polonius the Pit Pony

Polonius the Pit Pony

By: Richard O’Neill
Illustrated by:
Feronia Parker Thomas
ISBN: 9781786281852
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
One Day On Our Blue Planet: In the Outback

One Day On Our Blue Planet

By: Ella Bailey
Illustrated by:
Ella Bailey
ISBN: 9781912497201
Nonfiction, 4-6, Animals
One Day On Our Blue Planet: In the Ocean

One Day On Our Blue Planet

By: Ella Bailey
Illustrated by:
Ella Bailey
ISBN: 9781911171416
Nonfiction, 4-6, Animals
Amazon River

Amazon River

By: Sangma Francis
Illustrated by:
Rômolo D'Hipólito
ISBN: 9781912497751
Nonfiction, 7-12, Science
Zonia’s Rain Forest

Zonia’s Rain Forest

By: Juana Martinez-Neal
Illustrated by:
Juana Martinez-Neal
ISBN:  9781536208450
Fiction, 4-6, Science
Wildlife on Paper: Animals at Risk Around the Globe

Wildlife on Paper

By: Kunal Kundu
Illustrated by:
Kunal Kundu
ISBN: 9781513264356
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
The River Between Hearts

The River Between Hearts

By: Heather Mateus Sappenfield
ISBN: 9781646032068
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
The Ocean Lives There

The Ocean Lives There

By: M.J. Fievre
ISBN: 9781642506280
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
The Magic of Seasons: A Fascinating Guide to Seasons Around the World

The Magic of Seasons

By: Vicky Woodgate
ISBN: 9780744050097
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Little Bird’s Day

Little Bird’s Day

By: Sally Morgan
Illustrated by:
Johnny Warrkatja Malibirr
ISBN: 9781736226469
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Animals (A Multilingual Board Book)

Animals (A Multilingual Board Book)

By: Motomitsu Maehara
Illustrated by:
Motomitsu Maehara
ISBN: 9781736226445
Nonfiction, 0-3, Background/Culture
Your Life Matters

Your Life Matters

By: Chris Singleton
Illustrated by:
Taylor Barron
ISBN: 9781952239311
Fiction, 7-12, Biography / Memoir
Your Legacy: A Bold Reclaiming of Our Enslaved History

Your Legacy

By: Schele Williams
Illustrated by:
Tonya Engel
ISBN: 9781419748752
Nonfiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
World In Between: Based on a True Refugee Story

World In Between

By: Kenan Trebincevic
Illustrated by:
Susan Shapiro
ISBN: 9780358439875
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Without Separation: Prejudice, Segregation, and the Case of Roberto Alvarez

Without Separation

By: Larry Dane Brimner
Illustrated by:
Maya Gonzalez
ISBN: 9781684371952
Fiction, 7-12, Historical Fiction
Wild Tongues Can’t Be Tamed: 15 Voices from the Latinx Diaspora

Wild Tongues Can’t Be Tamed

By: Edited by Saraciea J. Fennell
ISBN: 9781250763426
Nonfiction, Teen, Background / Culture
Welcome to the New World

Welcome to the New World

By: Jake Halpern
Illustrated by:
Michael Sloan
ISBN: 9781250305596
Nonfiction, Teen, Biography / Memoir
We Are Still Here!: Native American Truths Everyone Should Know

We Are Still Here!

By: Traci Sorell
Illustrated by:
Frane Lessac
ISBN: 9781623541927
Nonfiction, 7-12, Diversity
Watercress

Watercress

By: Andrea Wang
Illustrated by:
Jason Chin
ISBN: 9780823446247
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
The Water Lady: How Darlene Arviso Helps a Thirsty Navajo Nation

The Water Lady

By: Alice B. McGinty
Illustrated by:
Shonto Begay
ISBN: 9780525645009
Nonfiction, 4-6, Biography / Memoir
Unspeakable: The Tulsa Race Massacre

Unspeakable

By: Carole Boston Weatherford
Illustrated by:
Floyd Cooper
ISBN: 9781541581203
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Unbound: My Story of Liberation and the Birth of the Me Too Movement

Unbound

By: Tarana Burke
ISBN: 9781250621733
Nonfiction, Teen, Biography / Memoir
Tomatoes For Neela

Tomatoes For Neela

By: Padma Lakshmi
Illustrated by:
Juana Martinez-Neal
ISBN: 9780593202708
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
The Thing I’m Most Afraid Of

The Thing I’m Most Afraid Of

By: Kristin Levine
ISBN: 9780525518648
Fiction, 7-12, Historical Fiction
Take Back the Block

Take Back the Block

By: Chrystal Giles
ISBN: 9780593175170
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Sugar Town Queens

Sugar Town Queens

By: Malla Nunn
ISBN: 9780525515609
Fiction, Teen, Mystery / Thriller
Stamped (For Kids): Racism, Antiracism, and You

Stamped (For Kids)

By: Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. Kendi and Adapted by Sonja Cherry-Paul
Illustrated by:
Rachelle Baker
ISBN: 9780316167581
Nonfiction, 7-12, History
Something Happened in Our Park: Standing Together After Gun Violence

Something Happened in Our Park

By: Ann Hazzard, Marianne Celano, and Marietta Collins
Illustrated by:
Keith Henry Brown
ISBN: 9781433835216
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Someone Builds the Dream

Someone Builds the Dream

By: Lisa Wheeler
ISBN: 9781984814333
Fiction, 4-6, Science
Shelter: Homelessness in Our Community

Shelter

By: Lois Peterson
Illustrated by:
Taryn Gee
ISBN: 9781459825536
Nonfiction, 7-12, Diversity
Separate No More: The Long Road to Brown v. Board of Education (Scholastic Focus)

Separate No More

By: Lawrence Goldstone
ISBN: 9781338592832
Nonfiction, Teen, Background / Culture
The Sea-Ringed World: Sacred Stories of the Americas

The Sea-Ringed World

By: Maria Garcia Esperon, Translated by David Bowles
Illustrated by:
Amanda Mijangos
ISBN: 9781646140152
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Samira Surfs

Samira Surfs

By: Rukhsanna Guidroz
Illustrated by:
Fahmida Azim
ISBN: 9781984816191
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Right Now!: Real Kids Speaking Up for Change

Right Now!

By: Miranda Paul
Illustrated by:
Bea Jackson
ISBN: 9780358137320
Nonfiction, 4-6, Biography / Memoir
Rez Dogs

Rez Dogs

By: Joseph Bruchac
ISBN: 9780593326213
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Revolution in Our Time: The Black Panther Party’s Promise to the People

Revolution in Our Time

By: Kekla Magoon
ISBN: 9781536214185
Nonfiction, Teen, Biography / Memoir
Recognize!: An Anthology Honoring and Amplifying Black Life

Recognize!

By: Edited by Wade Hudson & Cheryl Willis Hudson
ISBN: 9780593381595
Fiction, 7-12, Diversity
Race Against Time: The Untold Story of Scipio Jones and the Battle to Save Twelve Innocent Men

Race Against Time

By: Sandra Neil Wallace and Rich Wallace
ISBN: 9781629798165
Nonfiction, Teen, History
The Proudest Color

The Proudest Color

By: Sheila Modir and Jeffrey Kashou
Illustrated by:
Monica Mikai
ISBN: 9781641705783
Fiction, 4-6, Diversity
Picturing a Nation: The Great Depression’s Finest Photographers Introduce America to Itself

Picturing a Nation

By: Martin W. Sandler
ISBN: 9781536215250
Nonfiction, 7-12, History
The Passover Guest

The Passover Guest

By: Susan Kusel
Illustrated by:
Sean Rubin
ISBN: 9780823445622
Fiction, 4-6, Religion
Our Skin: A First Conversation About Race

Our Skin

By: Megan Madison And Jessica Ralli
Illustrated by:
Isabel Roxas
ISBN: 9780593519394
Nonfiction, 4-6, Diversity
Niki Nakayama: A Chef’s Tale in 13 Bites

Niki Nakayama

By: Debbi Michiko Florence and Jamie Michalak
Illustrated by:
Yuko Jones
ISBN: 9780374313876
Nonfiction, 4-6, Biography / Memoir
My Two Border Towns

My Two Border Towns

By: David Bowles
Illustrated by:
Erika Meza
ISBN: 9780593111048
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
My America

My America

By: Karen Katz
Illustrated by:
Karen Katz
ISBN: 9780805090123
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Milo Imagines the World

Milo Imagines the World

By: Matt de la Peña
Illustrated by:
Christian Robinson
ISBN: 9780399549083
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
The Many Meanings of Meilan

The Many Meanings of Meilan

By: Andrea Wang
ISBN: 9780593111284
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
¡Mambo Mucho Mambo! The Dance That Crossed Color Lines

¡Mambo Mucho Mambo! The Dance That Crossed Color Lines

By: Dean Robbins
Illustrated by:
Eric Velasquez
ISBN: 9781536206081
Nonfiction, 7-12, Music / Art
Lunch Around the World

Lunch Around the World

By: Jeanette Ferrara
ISBN: 9781338768688
Nonfiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Liberty’s Civil Rights Road Trip

Liberty’s Civil Rights Road Trip

By: Michael W. Waters
Illustrated by:
Nicole Tadgell
ISBN: 9781947888197
Fiction, 4-6, Historical Fiction
I Dream of Popo

I Dream of Popo

By: Livia Blackburne
Illustrated by:
Julia Kuo
ISBN: 9781250249319
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Glory: Magical Visions of Black Beauty

Glory

By: Kahran and Regis Bethencourt
ISBN: 9781250204561
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Geraldine Pu and Her Lunch Box, Too!

Geraldine Pu and Her Lunch Box, Too!

By: Maggie P. Chang
Illustrated by:
Maggie P. Chang
ISBN: 9781534484689
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Fatima’s Great Outdoors

Fatima’s Great Outdoors

By: Ambreen Tariq
Illustrated by:
Stevie Lewis
ISBN: 9781984816955
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Except Antarctica

Except Antarctica

By: Todd Sturgell
Illustrated by:
Todd Sturgell
ISBN: 9781728233260
Fiction, 4-6, Animals
Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Too Afraid to Ask (Young Readers Edition)

Everything You Wanted to Know About Indians But Were Too Afraid to Ask (Young Readers Edition)

By: Anton Treuer
ISBN: 9781646140459
Nonfiction, Teen, History
Cuba in My Pocket

Cuba in My Pocket

By: Adrianna Cuevas
ISBN: 9780374314675
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
The Cot in the Living Room

The Cot in the Living Room

By: Hilda Eunice Burgos
Illustrated by:
Gaby D'Alessandro
ISBN: 9780593110478
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Child of the Flower-Song People: Luz Jiménez, Daughter of the Nahua

Child of the Flower-Song People

By: Gloria Amescua
Illustrated by:
Duncan Tonatiuh
ISBN: 9781419740206
Nonfiction, 4-6, Biography / Memoir
Change Sings: A Children’s Anthem

Change Sings

By: Amanda Gorman
Illustrated by:
Loren Long
ISBN: 9780593203224
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Buses Are A Comin’: Memoir of a Freedom Rider

Buses Are A Comin’

By: Charles Person and Richard Rooker
ISBN: 9781250274199
Nonfiction, Teen, Biography / Memoir
Bright Star

Bright Star

By: Yuyi Morales
Illustrated by:
Yuyi Morales
ISBN: 9780823443284
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
Born Behind Bars

Born Behind Bars

By: Padma Venkatraman
ISBN: 9780593112472
Fiction, 7-12, Diversity
Borders

Borders

By: Thomas King
Illustrated by:
Natasha Donovan
ISBN: 9780316593069
Fiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
The Book Collectors: A Band of Syrian Rebels and the Stories That Carried Them Through a War

The Book Collectors

By: Delphine Minoui; Translated from the French by Lara Vergnaud
ISBN: 9780374115166
Nonfiction, Teen, Biography / Memoir
Beautifully Me

Beautifully Me

By: Nabela Noor
Illustrated by:
Nabi H. Ali
ISBN: 9781534485877
Fiction, 4-6, Contemporary
Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna

Barefoot Dreams of Petra Luna

By: Alda P. Dobbs
ISBN: 9781728234656
Fiction, 7-12, Action / Adventure
The Awakening of Malcolm X: A Novel

The Awakening of Malcolm X

By: Ilyasah Shabazz and Tiffany D. Jackson
ISBN: 9780374313296
Fiction, Teen, Historical Fiction
Amira’s Picture Day

Amira’s Picture Day

By: Reem Faruqi
Illustrated by:
Fahmida Azim
ISBN: 9780823440191
Fiction, 4-6, Religion
African Proverbs for All Ages

African Proverbs for All Ages

By: Johnnetta Betsch Cole and Nelda LaTeef
Illustrated by:
Nelda LaTeef
ISBN: 9781250756060
Fiction, 4-6, Background / Culture
The 1619 Project: Born on the Water

The 1619 Project

By: Nikole Hannah-Jones and Renée Watson
Illustrated by:
Nikkolas Smith
ISBN: 9780593307359
Nonfiction, 7-12, Background / Culture
Wonder Women of Science: Twelve Geniuses Who Are Currently Rocking Science, Technology, and the World

Wonder Women of Science

By: Tiera Fletcher and Ginger Rue
Illustrated by:
Sally Wern Comport
ISBN: 9781536207347
Nonfiction, 7-12, Biography / Memoir
Someone Builds the Dream

Someone Builds the Dream

By: Lisa Wheeler
ISBN: 9781984814333
Fiction, 4-6, Science
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