Children's Books by Black Authors

A reading list of pictures books writen and/or illustrated by Black authors.

 

 

I Am Enough Cover Image
By Grace Byers, Keturah A. Bobo (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062667120
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - March 6th, 2018

Hair Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553366
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019

Thank You, Omu! Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316431248
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

Sulwe Cover Image
By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534425361
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019

Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062937407
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - June 2nd, 2020

The Undefeated Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328780966
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019

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You Matter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534421691
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - June 2nd, 2020

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Another Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534421677
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2019

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The Day You Begin Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399246531
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 28th, 2018

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Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763680947
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Candlewick - March 14th, 2017

Peeny Butter Fudge Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781416983323
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books - September 15th, 2009

Yo! Yes? (Scholastic Bookshelf) Cover Image
By Chris Raschka, Chris Raschka (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780439921855
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Scholastic Inc. - January 1st, 2007

Yesterday I Had the Blues Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781582462608
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Tricycle Press - September 1st, 2008

Come On, Rain! Cover Image
By Karen Hesse, Jon J. Muth (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780590331258
Availability: Warehouse Out of Stock - Available to Backorder
Published: Scholastic Press - February 1st, 1999

A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin Cover Image
By Jen Bryant, Melissa Sweet (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780375867125
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2013

Summer Sun Risin' Cover Image
By W. Nikola-Lisa, Don Tate (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781584302520
Availability: Special Request - May Not Be Available
Published: Lee & Low Books - May 1st, 2002

I Like Myself! (board book) Cover Image
By Karen Beaumont, David Catrow (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9780544641013
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2016

Chocolate Me! Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250207852
Availability: Available to Order - Usually Arrives in Our Store in 4 to 7 Days
Published: Feiwel & Friends - May 7th, 2019

Antiracist Baby Board Book Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
Availability: Warehouse Out of Stock - Available to Backorder
Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020