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New Library Materials – Diversity Picture Books – Fall 2021

Across the Bay – Carlos Aponte

All Because You Matter – Tami Charles; illustrated by Bryan Collier

All the Way to the Top: How One Girl’s Fight for Americans with Disabilities Changed Everything – Annette Bay Pimentel; pictures by Nabi H. Ali

Another – Christian Robinson

Bears Make Rock Soup and Other Stories – stories by Lise Erdrich; paintings by Lisa Fifield

A Big Bed for Little Snow – Grace Lin

Bilal Cooks Daal – Aisha Saeed; illustrated by Anoosha Syed

Bedtime Bonnet – Nancy Redd; illustrated by Nneka Myers

Black Is a Rainbow Color – Angela Joy; illustrated by Ekua Holmes

The Boy & the Bindi – Vivek Shraya; illustrated by Rajni Perera

Bringing In the New Year – Grace Lin

Danbi Leads the School Parade – Anna Kim

Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away – Meg Medina; illustrated by Sonia Sánchez

A Gift for Amma: Market Day in India – Meera Sriram; illustrated by Mariona Cabassa

Going Down Home With Daddy – Kelly Starling Lyons; illustrated by Daniel Minter

Goldy Luck and the Three Pandas – Natasha Yim; illustrated by Grace Zong

Granddaddy’s Turn: A Journey to the Ballot Box – Michael S. Bandy and Eric Stein; illustrated by James E. Ransome


Hands Up! – Breanna J. McDaniel; illustrated by Shane W. Evans

Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans – Kadir Nelson

Hello, Mandarin Duck! – Bao Phi; illustrated by Dion MBD

Hershel and the Hanukkah Goblins – Eric Kimmel; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman

I Am Enough – Grace Byers; pictures by Keturah A. Bobo

I Am Every Good Thing – Derrick Barnes; illustrated by Gordon C. James

Josie Dances – Denise Lajimodiere; illustrations by Angela Erdrich

Lucía the Luchadora – Cynthia Leonor Garza; illustrated by Alyssa Bermudez

Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration – written by Samara Cole Doyon; illustrated by Kaylani Juanita

Me & Mama – Cozbi A. Cabrera

The Most Beautiful Thing – Kao Kalia Yang; illustrated by Khoa Le

Nibi is Water = Nibi Aawon Nbiish – Joanne Robertson; translated by Shirley Williams and Isadore Toulouse

A Place Inside of Me: A Poem to Heal the Heart – Zetta Elliott; illustrated by Noa Denmon

The Range Eternal – Louise Erdrich; paintings by Steve Johnson and Lou Fancher

Rez Dog – Heather Brink; illustrations by Jordan Rodgers

Stepping Stones: A Refugee Family’s Journey = Ḥaṣá al-ṭuruqāt: riḥalat ʻ̕āʼilah lājiʼah – Margriet Ruurs; artwork by Nizar Ali Badr; translation into Arabic by Falah Raheem

Ten Ways to Hear Snow – Cathy Camper; illustrated by Kenard Pak

Thanku: Poems of Gratitude – Joseph Bruchac [and 32 others]; illustrated by Marlena Myles; edited by Miranda Paul

The Undefeated – Kwame Alexander; illustrated by Kadir Nelson

¡Vamos! Let’s Go Eat – Raúl the Third; colors by Elaine Bay

¡Vamos! Let’s Go to the Market – Raúl the Third; colors by Elaine Bay

We Are Water Protectors – Carole Lindstrom; illustrated by Michaela Goade

We Came to America – Faith Ringgold

The Whale – Ethan Murrow and Vita Murrow

When Aidan Became a Brother – Kyle Lukoff; illustrated by Kaylani Juanita

When We Were Alone – David Alexander Robertson, Julie Flett

Yang Warriors – Kao Kalia Yang; illustrations by Billy Thao

You Matter – Christian Robinson

Your Name is a Song – Jamilah Thompkins-Bigelow; illustrated by Luisa Uribe

All items are available at the Perpich Library.