Best Picture Books for promoting diversity

The ability of books to be a powerful vehicle to promote an understanding and respect for people or places is profound. Here are some books that plants the seeds of this understanding. Recommended for ages 7 and under. 

From top left to right: Same, Same, But Different by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw, Say Hello! by Rachel Isadora Bottom left to right: Of Thee I Sing by Barack Obama, ABC: A Family Alphabet Book by Bobbie Combs, I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont 

From top left to right: Same, Same, But Different by Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw, Say Hello! by Rachel Isadora

Bottom left to right: Of Thee I Sing by Barack Obama, ABC: A Family Alphabet Book by Bobbie Combs, I Like Myself by Karen Beaumont