25 Children’s Books That Showcase Diversity

Seeing characters who look like them—and the adults they’ll grow into—in the pages of a book is powerfully affirming for our children. Here are some of our favorites to add to your shelves at home and donate to your child’s school or teacher.


Kids need to be able to find characters who look like them in the books on their shelves. Here are some of our favorites that provide that powerful affirmation.


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