Resources to Help Families Understand Racism, Prejudice, Discrimination, and Inequity

Teen Services Underground’s Black Lives Matter Resources

10 Fun and Joyful Black Children’s Books from Lee and Low Books: The Open Book Blog, A Blog on Race, Diversity, Education and Children’s Books

21 Black Children’s Books by Black Authors from Book Riot

Black Lives Matter Comics Reading Lists from ALA Graphic Novels and Comics Round Table

The Brown Bookshelf: United in Story

From Fuse8 Blog: Antiracist Resources and Reads: Lists for All Ages

From the NYTimes: These Books can Help You Explain Racism and Protests to Your Kids

Making Space with Christian Robinson: Youtube series where he makes lovely things in a lovely space while talking about feelings – Share these!

The Ramsey County Library’s List: Talking about Race and Anti-Racism with Children

The Seattle Public Library’s Toolkit for Anti-racism Allies

Social Justice Books’ Guide for Selecting Anti- Bias Children’s Books

Your Kids Aren’t to Young to Talk About Race: Resource Roundup

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