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Mon – Thur: 10:30 am to 6:00 pm
Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm
4613 N Oketo Ave
Harwood Heights, IL 60706
708-867-7828

4613 N Oketo Ave, Harwood Heights, IL 60706 708-867-7828

Mon – Thur: 10:30 am to 6:00 pm | Fri – Sat: 9:30 am to 5:00 pm

Anti-Racism Books for Kids

Talking to your kids about racism can be very tough. Stories can be powerful tools for exploring the complex realities of race. Hopefully, our list of suggested books, ebooks, and audiobooks can help start conversations that will lead to a more just future.



Something Happened in Our Town: A Child’s Story About Racial Injustice by Marianne Celano
Book | Hoopla Audiobook

All the Colors We Are/Todos Los Colores De Nuestra Piel by Katie Kissinger
Hoopla Ebook

Whose Knees Are These? by Jabari Asim
Book

My People by Langston Hughes
Book

Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation by Duncan Tonatiuh
Book | Overdrive Ebook | Hoopla Ebook | Overdrive Audio | Hoopla Audio



The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson
Book | Overdrive Ebook

Questions and Feelings About Racism by Anita Ganeri
Book

Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library by Carole Boston Weatherford
Book | Hoopla Readalong

Viola Desmond Won’t Be Budged! by Jody Nyasha Warner
Hoopla Ebook

My Hair is a Garden by Cozbi A. Cabrera
Book | Hoopla Ebook



The Legendary Miss Lena Horne by Carole Boston Weatherford
Book

Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin A. Ramsey
Book | Overdrive Ebook | Hoopla Ebook

We Are Grateful, Otsaliheliga by Traci Sorell
Hoopla Ebook

Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis by Jabari Asim
Book

When We Were Alone by David Alexander Robertson
Hoopla Ebook



Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America by Carole B. Weatherford
Overdrive Ebook

Coretta Scott by Ntozake Shange
Book | Hoopla Audiobook

When I Was Eight by Christy Jordan-Fenton
Book

White Water by Michael S. Bandy
Book

Ron’s Big Mission by Rose Blue
Book

Hey Black Child by Useni Eugene Perkins
Book



I am Perfectly Designed by Karamo Brown
Book

Granddaddy’s Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box by Michael S. Bandy
Book | Hoopla Audiobook | Hoopla Readalong

Follow Chester! by Gloria Respress-Churchwell
Book | Hoopla Ebook | Hoopla Audiobook

Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness by Anastasia Higginbotham
Book

Seeds of Freedom by Hester Bass
Book

Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montogomery Bus Boycott by Dee Romito
Book

Categories: Kids.

Anti-Racism Books for Kids

Talking to your kids about racism can be very tough. Stories can be powerful tools for exploring the complex realities of race. Hopefully, our list of suggested books, ebooks, and audiobooks can help start conversations that will lead to a more just future.



Something Happened in Our Town: A Child’s Story About Racial Injustice by Marianne Celano
Book | Hoopla Audiobook

All the Colors We Are/Todos Los Colores De Nuestra Piel by Katie Kissinger
Hoopla Ebook

Whose Knees Are These? by Jabari Asim
Book

My People by Langston Hughes
Book

Separate is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez & Her Family’s Fight for Desegregation by Duncan Tonatiuh
Book | Overdrive Ebook | Hoopla Ebook | Overdrive Audio | Hoopla Audio



The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson
Book | Overdrive Ebook

Questions and Feelings About Racism by Anita Ganeri
Book

Schomburg: The Man Who Built a Library by Carole Boston Weatherford
Book | Hoopla Readalong

Viola Desmond Won’t Be Budged! by Jody Nyasha Warner
Hoopla Ebook

My Hair is a Garden by Cozbi A. Cabrera
Book | Hoopla Ebook



The Legendary Miss Lena Horne by Carole Boston Weatherford
Book

Ruth and the Green Book by Calvin A. Ramsey
Book | Overdrive Ebook | Hoopla Ebook

We Are Grateful, Otsaliheliga by Traci Sorell
Hoopla Ebook

Preaching to the Chickens: The Story of Young John Lewis by Jabari Asim
Book

When We Were Alone by David Alexander Robertson
Hoopla Ebook



Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White America by Carole B. Weatherford
Overdrive Ebook

Coretta Scott by Ntozake Shange
Book | Hoopla Audiobook

When I Was Eight by Christy Jordan-Fenton
Book

White Water by Michael S. Bandy
Book

Ron’s Big Mission by Rose Blue
Book

Hey Black Child by Useni Eugene Perkins
Book



I am Perfectly Designed by Karamo Brown
Book

Granddaddy’s Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box by Michael S. Bandy
Book | Hoopla Audiobook | Hoopla Readalong

Follow Chester! by Gloria Respress-Churchwell
Book | Hoopla Ebook | Hoopla Audiobook

Not My Idea: A Book About Whiteness by Anastasia Higginbotham
Book

Seeds of Freedom by Hester Bass
Book

Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montogomery Bus Boycott by Dee Romito
Book

Categories: Kids.