I am in love with UNDER MY HIJAB by Hena Khan and illustrated by Aaliya Jaleel, a fabulous new multicultural children’s picture book to add to your collection. This one is a beauty!
If you are looking for a curated selection of diverse baby books to read to your little ones (or to gift to a new parent) we’ve got your covered with this terrific list! Check out our diverse board book selections and find some new titles that will get two trunks up from your children!
It is challenging to find children’s books about refugees or the immigration experience that are authentic and not didactic. But Lubna and Pebble, a new picture book about friendship and refugees, stuns, shines and shatters everything you think you know about this genre of books.
I love kids books about kindness that simultaneously show children how acts of generosity can impact a person so profoundly. Thank You, Omu! Is a new favorite children’s book that handles this topic exquisitely. Check it out!
Love, by Matt de la Pena, is a stunning picture book about love — its meanings, its nuances, and, most of all, the beauty it brings to our world.
When asked about the best board books, Ten Little Fingers and Ten Little Toes is forever at the forefront of my mind. It is also a favorite when it comes to diverse books for toddlers. Why? Check it out!