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Hiawatha and the Peacemaker

Written by: Robbie Robertson Illustrated by: David Shannon For Ages: 4-8 years Language: English Topics Covered: Indigenous Voices, Historical Figures, First Nations People, Culture. Summary: This hefty book catalogues the story of Hiawatha and the Peacemaker as they attempt to…

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Crescent Moons and Pointed Minarets: A Muslim Book of Shapes

Written by: Hena Khan Illustrated by: Mehrdokht Amini For Ages: Infant and Up Language: English and Arabic Topics Covered: Muslim Culture, Historic Narratives, Islam, Global Community, Geometry and Shapes. Summary: This rhyming book intertwines shapes with Muslim culture and religion….

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Young, Gifted and Black

Written by: Jamia Wilson Illustrated by: Andrea Pippins For Ages: 8-12 years Language: English Topics Covered: POC-Centric Narratives, Historical Figures, Courage, Community, Representation. Summary: This bright, colorful, and celebratory book enthusiastically describes the achievements of 52 black heroes.  The biographies…

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Little Feminist Board Book Series

Written by: Galison and Emily Kleinman Illustrated by: Lydia Ortiz For Ages: Infant-5 years Language: English Topics Covered: Artists, Trailblazers, Leaders, Activists, Women in STEM. Summary: These books are a simple way to introduce very young children to famous women…

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