The Coretta Scott King Outstanding Books for Children and Young Adults. We bought a bunch of new books by Black authors and our favorites are Mufaros beautiful daughters its won a caldecott award and was by the 1st Black childrens illustrator and a new one A good kind of trouble for my 13 year old and she loves it.
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Sulwe by Lupita Nyongo Vashti Harrison 2019 Written by Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyongo this story of Sulwe gently introduces children to the concepts of. Featuring Black characters at the forefront these stories have positive role models that inspire and empower. Bestselling Childrens Book Authors Youll Love.
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Brantley-Newton has authored other books including Just Like Me and illustrated numerous other books. This post contains affiliate links. Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyongos debut childrens book Sulwe taps into the world of colorism self-esteem and self-love from the viewpoint of a Black child.