In children’s books, it can be easier to find talking pandas than characters of color. Here are 25 books with minority characters and authors to help diversify summer reading.
National Day of Listening
A personal shout-out to Ruby Williams, English teacher extraordinaire! Every year, the day after Thanksgiving is designated as The National Day of Listening. On this day, the public is encouraged to share their personal stories through different media. It’s part of StoryCorps, an online oral history project that’s broadcast weekly on NPR’s Morning Edition. This […]