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12 PICTURE BOOKS BY BLACK CREATORS

As books and anti-racism resources continue to be shared, it’s important to not only highlight books with Black characters but to celebrate and uplift the work of Black creators. Here are 12 picture books by Black authors and illustrators to add to your book shelves: (list provided by Lee & Low Books)

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ALA 2020 Youth Award Winners

The American Library Association (ALA) announced the top books, video and audio books for children and young adults – including the Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery and Printz awards – at its Midwinter Meeting in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Find more at Novelist

Just Ask
genenis Begins Again_John Steptoe Award
fry bread
Dig Printz Award
Dancing Hands
New Kid_Coretta Scott King Author
Cursed
Queen of Physics How Wu Chien Shiung Hel
Stargazing
song for a while Schneider Award
Stop Bot
The Undefeated_Coretta Scott King Illust
The Field Guide to the North American Te
They Called Us Enemy
What is Given_John Steptoe Award for New
When Aidan Became a Brother
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