15 Must-Read Banned/Challenged Multicultural Children’s Books

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    It’s Banned Books Week! Launched in 1982 to create awareness of the harm of censorship, this annual event celebrates the freedom to read and express ideas. Each year, many diverse books are among those challenged and banned. Celebrate … Read More

50+ Multicultural STEAM Books for Children

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    STEM (science, technology, engineering and maths) has been an important part of the school curriculum for many years now. More recently, art has been added in order to emphasize the importance of creative thinking, and so STEM became … Read More

19 Multicultural Children’s Books teaching Kindness & Empathy

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    “Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.” Dalai Lama XIV   Kindness and empathy are two of the most important social skills we can teach our children. Now more than ever, the world needs … Read More

Multicultural Book of the Month: Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

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  Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls by Elena Favilli & Francesca Cavallo   Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is an inspiring new children’s book that reinvents fairy tales, telling the stories of 100 great women from Elizabeth I to … Read More

32 Multicultural Picture Books About Strong Female Role Models

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  In order to empower girls and raise them to become confident women, we must provide them with a diverse set of positive role models – from courageous peers to determined activists, from strong athletes to amazing performers and successful … Read More

Multicultural Book of the Month: Flying Lessons & Other Stories

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Flying Lessons & Other Stories edited by Ellen Oh, co-founder of We Need Diverse Books   Flying Lessons & Other Stories is a collection of short stories by a diverse group of distinguished children’s book authors, published in partnership with We Need … Read More

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