Diverse Picture Books

by Karen Walch | Jun 24, 2022

Proudest Blue
by Ibtihaj Muhammad

Faizah relates how she feels on the first day her sister, sixth-grader Asiya, wears a hijab to school.

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Sandwich Swap
by Queen Rania of Jordan Al Abdullah

Best friends Lily and Salma disagree over their preferred foods, but after trading sandwiches to see how they taste, the girls change their minds.

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Don’t Hug Doug
by Carrie Finison

Doug prefers not to be hugged, but there are a variety of other ways his loved ones can show him affection

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Mary Had a Little Glam
by Tammi Sauer

This little Mary has STYLE! In this fun take on Mother Goose, fashion-forward Mary helps some of childhood's most beloved characters go glam.

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Last Stop on Market Street
by Matt de la Peña

A young boy, CJ, rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in everyday things.

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