Who better than Elmo and his Sesame Street friends to teach us that though we may all look different on the outside—deep down, we are all very much alike?
A #1 New York Times Bestseller!
Featured in its own episode in the Netflix original show Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices!
Featured on Good Morning America, NPR's Morning Edition, CBS This Morning, and more!
Coretta Scott King Honor Award for Illustration2019
I couldn't play on the same playground as the white kids.
I couldn't go to their schools.
I couldn't drink from their water fountains.
There were so many things I couldn't do.
In 1963 Birmingham, Alabama,$18.99ISBN: 9780399257742Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - January 8th, 2015
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
USA Today Bestseller
Winner of the 2016 Newbery Medal
A 2016 Caldecott Honor Book
A 2016 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Book
A New York Times Book Review Notable Children's Book of 2015
A Wall Street Journal Best Children's Book of 2015$8.95ISBN: 9780997157987Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: G Publishing - November 15th, 2016$9.99ISBN: 9781542332538Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - April 12th, 2017
Little Avery becomes concerned after seeing another police shooting of an unarmed man. His parents decide it is time to have "The Talk". They teach him and his brother a catchy chant to help remember what to do if approached by an officer, while also emphasizing that all policemen are not bad. A to the L to the I-V-E...come home ALIVE....THAT is the key.$17.99ISBN: 9780375835278Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - November 16th, 2010
Former president Barack Obama delivers a tender, beautiful letter to his daughters in this picture book illustrated by the award-winning Loren Long (Otis) that's made to be treasured!
$16.99ISBN: 9780316475112Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 5th, 2017
This beautifully illustrated board book edition of instant bestseller Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History showcases women who changed the world and is the perfect goodnight book to inspire big dreams.$17.99ISBN: 9780316475143Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 19th, 2019Author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history in this #1 New York Times bestseller.$18.99ISBN: 9780399246531Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 28th, 2018
A #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
Featured in its own episode in the Netflix original show Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices!$17.99ISBN: 9780593121962Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 2nd, 2020
#1 New York Times bestseller!
Actress, producer, and parent Kristen Bell (The Good Place, Veronica Mars, Frozen) and creative director and parent Benjamin Hart have a new challenge for you and your kids: become a purple person by embracing what makes YOU special while finding common ground with those around you.
$18.99ISBN: 9780062667120Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Balzer + Bray - March 6th, 2018
A #1 New York Times bestseller and Goodreads Choice Awards picture book winner! This is the perfect gift for mothers and daughters, baby showers, and graduation.$17.99ISBN: 9780525579649Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 10th, 2018
Join the call for a better world with this New York Times bestselling picture book about a school where diversity and inclusion are celebrated. Perfect for back to school—no matter what that looks like!
Discover a school where—no matter what—young children have a place, have a space, and are loved and appreciated.$17.99ISBN: 9781328780966Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Versify - April 2nd, 2019Winner of the 2020 Caldecott Medal
A 2020 Newbery Honor Book
Winner of the 2020 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award
The Newbery Award-winning author of THE CROSSOVER pens an ode to black American triumph and tribulation, with art from a two-time Caldecott Honoree.
Originally performed for ESPN's The Undefeated, this poem is a love letter to black life$17.99ISBN: 9781524740740Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Nancy Paulsen Books - July 2nd, 2019
A New York Times bestseller!
A confident little boy takes pride in his first day of kindergarten, by the Newbery Honor-winning author of Crown.
The morning sun blares through your window like a million brass trumpets.It sits and shines behind your head--like a crown. Mommy says that today, you are going to be the King of Kindergarten!$17.99ISBN: 9781534400597Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Salaam Reads / Simon & Schuster Books for You - April 3rd, 2018
Selected as a Best Book of 2018 by NPR, Kirkus Reviews, School Library Journal, and Shelf Awareness!
A young Muslim girl spends a busy day wrapped up in her mother’s colorful headscarf in this sweet and fanciful picture book from debut author and illustrator Jamilah Tompkins-Bigelow and Ebony Glenn.
A khimar is a flowing scarf that my mommy wears$17.99ISBN: 9780399550171Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Schwartz & Wade - October 3rd, 2017
“Dream Variation,” one of Langston Hughes's most celebrated poems, about the dream of a world free of discrimination and racial prejudice, is now a picture book stunningly illustrated by Daniel Miyares, the acclaimed creator of Float.
To fling my arms wide
In some place of the sun,
To whirl and to dance$17.00ISBN: 9780664265748Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Westminster John Knox Press - March 17th, 2020
A no-nonsense call to action for all those willing to confront their complicity, Good White Racist? promises 'This is going to be hard, and you are going to be uncomfortable. But it will be worth it.' - Foreword Reviews
\ good - white - racist \ noun$16.99ISBN: 9781580058827Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Seal Press - September 24th, 2019
In this New York Times bestseller, Ijeoma Oluo offers a hard-hitting but user-friendly examination of race in America$17.95ISBN: 9781631494536Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Liveright - May 1st, 2018
New York Times Bestseller • Notable Book of the Year • Editors' Choice Selection
One of Bill Gates’ “Amazing Books” of the Year
One of Publishers Weekly’s 10 Best Books of the Year
Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction
An NPR Best Book of the Year
Winner of the Hillman Prize for Nonfiction
Gold Winner • California Book Award (Nonfi$18.99ISBN: 9781501878077Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Abingdon Press - February 5th, 2019
This New York Times best-selling book is a guide for families, educators, and communities to raise their children to be able and active anti-racist allies.$18.00ISBN: 9780300251838Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Yale University Press - January 7th, 2020Winner of the Los Angeles Times Book Prize in History
A bold and searing investigation into the role of white women in the American slave economy
“Compelling.”—Renee Graham, Boston Globe
“Stunning.”—Rebecca Onion, Slate
“Makes a vital c$19.99ISBN: 9781568585987Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bold Type Books - August 15th, 2017
The National Book Award winning history of how racist ideas were created, spread, and deeply rooted in American society.Email or call for price.ISBN: 9781617351044Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Information Age Publishing - September 9th, 2010
A volume in Educational Leadership for Social Justice Series Editor Jeffrey S. Brooks, University of Missouri-Columbia, Denise E. Armstrong, Brock University; Ira Bogotch, Florida Atlantic University; Sandra Harris, Lamar University; Whitney H.$18.99ISBN: 9780465060689Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Basic Books - September 5th, 2017
The classic, bestselling book on the psychology of racism -- now fully revised and updated$17.00ISBN: 9781632864130Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bloomsbury USA - September 5th, 2017
National Book Critics Circle Award Winner
New York Times Bestseller
A New York Times Notable Book of the Year
A Washington Post Notable Nonfiction Book of the Year
A Boston Globe Best Book of 2016
A Chicago Review of Books Best Nonfiction Book of 2016$10.99ISBN: 9781547602520Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bloomsbury Children's Books - October 29th, 2019
This young adult adaptation of the New York Times bestselling White Rage is essential antiracist reading for teens.
An NAACP Image Award finalist
A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year
A NYPL Best Book for Teens$18.00ISBN: 9781635572957Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Bloomsbury Publishing - March 5th, 2019
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
"This is a book that was begging to be written. This is the kind of book that demands a future where we’ll no longer need such a book. Essential." --Marlon James
“The most important book for me this year.” --Emma Watson
Selected by Emma Watson as the Our Shared Shelf Book Club Pick for January/February 2018$15.95ISBN: 9780872867383Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: City Lights Books - July 4th, 2017
"A must-read for anyone interested in social justice and inequalities, social movements, the criminal justice system, and African American history. An excellent companion to Michelle Alexander's The New Jim Crow and Ava DuVernay's documentary 13th."--Library Journal, Starred review$16.99ISBN: 9781250306906Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: St. Martin's Griffin - January 14th, 2020
THE INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER.
New York Times Editor’s Pick.
Library Journal Best Books of 2019.
TIME Magazine's "Best Memoirs of 2018 So Far."
O, Oprah’s Magazine’s “10 Titles to Pick Up Now.”
Politics & Current Events 2018 O.W.L. Book Awards Winner
The Root Best of 2018$17.99ISBN: 9781587434006Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Brazos Press - February 14th, 2017
America's problem with race has deep roots, with the country's foundation tied to the near extermination of one race of people and the enslavement of another. Racism is truly our nation's original sin.$19.99ISBN: 9780827200722Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Chalice Press - February 1st, 2018
"Wait... We're talking about what? I'm not so sure I want to do that." When it comes to discussing racism, many white people are overwhelmed with anxiety, leading to a fight-or-flight response. In Anxious to Talk About It, pastor and professor Carolyn B. Helsel draws on her successful experiences with white congregations to offer us tools to embrace and explore these anxious feelings.$24.99ISBN: 9780827231627Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Chalice Press - December 1st, 2018
Equipping pastors to address racism faithfully from the pulpit.
Of all the activities that come with being a minister, sermon preparation can loom largest - especially when racism is the subject. You've got to address racism with your white congregation from the pulpit. But, truthfully, you can't wrap your head around how to preach about this topic thoughtfully and sensitively.$17.00ISBN: 9780830845156Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: IVP Books - November 14th, 2017
- 15th Annual Outreach Magazine Resource of the Year - Also Recommended in Racial Reconciliation
For a generation or so, society has tried to be colorblind. People say they don't see race. But this approach has limitations. In our broken world, ethnicity and racial identity are often points of pain and injustice.
- 2017 Foreword INDIES Award Finalist$17.00ISBN: 9780830845682Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: IVP Books - July 23rd, 2019$14.95ISBN: 9780307278449Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Vintage - May 8th, 2007
New York Times Bestseller$29.95ISBN: 9781119241980Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Wiley - February 1st, 2016
Turn Uncomfortable Conversations into Meaningful Dialogue
If you believe that talking about race is impolite, or that "colorblindness" is the preferred approach, you must read this book. Race Talk and the Conspiracy of Silence debunks the most pervasive myths using evidence, easy-to-understand examples, and practical tools.$16.00ISBN: 9781501126352Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Scribner - June 20th, 2017
The New York Times bestseller, these groundbreaking essays and poems about race—collected by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward and written by the most important voices of her generation—are “thoughtful, searing, and at times, hopeful.$18.99ISBN: 9781620971932Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: New Press - January 7th, 2020
Named one of the most important nonfiction books of the 21st century by Entertainment Weekly' Slate' Chronicle of Higher Education' Literary Hub, Book Riot' and Zora$16.00ISBN: 9780807047415Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Beacon Press - June 26th, 2018
The New York Times best-selling book exploring the counterproductive reactions white people have when their assumptions about race are challenged, and how these reactions maintain racial inequality.$34.95ISBN: 9781438454382Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: State University of New York Press - March 1st, 2015
Bronze Medalist, 2016 Independent Publisher Book Awards in the Anthologies CategoryEmail or call for price.ISBN: 9780435909598Availability: Special OrderPublished: Pearson - August 11th, 2008
In 1947 the workers on the Dakar-Niger Railway came out on strike. Throughout this novel, written from the workers' perspective, the community social tensions emerge, and increase as the strike lengthens. The author's other novels include Xala and Black Docker.$18.00ISBN: 9780399588198Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: One World - February 12th, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man’s coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed$24.99ISBN: 9780865718654Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: New Society Publishers - September 19th, 2017
Over 50,000 copies sold of earlier editions Powerful strategies and practical tools for white people committed to racial justiceEmail or call for price.ISBN: 9781607092575Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Rowman & Littlefield Education - January 1st, 2010
Witnessing Whiteness invites readers to consider what it means to be white, describes and critiques strategies used to avoid race issues, and identifies the detrimental effect of avoiding race on cross-race collaborations. The author illustrates how racial discomfort leads white people toward poor relationships with people of color.$16.99ISBN: 9780827237094Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Chalice Press - December 1st, 2015
Chris Crass calls on all of us to join our values to the power of love and act with courage for a world where Black lives truly matter. A world where the death culture of white supremacy no longer devours the lives of Black people and no longer deforms the hearts and souls of white people.Email or call for price.ISBN: 9780800662226Availability: Special OrderPublished: Fortress Press - September 1st, 2007
More than 15 years have passed since Joe Barndt wrote his influential and widely acclaimed Dismantling Racism (1991, Augsburg Books). He has now written a replacement volume - powerful, personal, and practical - that reframes the whole issue for the new context of the twenty-first century.$26.00ISBN: 9780735219090Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons - August 14th, 2018
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING PHENOMENON
More than 7 million copies sold worldwide
A Reese Witherspoon x Hello Sunshine Book Club Pick
A Business Insider Defining Book of the Decade
"I can't even express how much I love this book! I didn't want this story to end!"--Reese Witherspoon
"Painfully beautiful."--The New York Times Book Review$28.00ISBN: 9781982133276Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Threshold Editions - September 15th, 2020
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
It’s time for a black exit.
Political activist and social media star Candace Owens addresses the many ways that Democrat Party policies hurt, rather than help, the African American community, and why she and many others are turning right.
Black Americans have long been shackled to the Democrats.$26.00ISBN: 9780812993547Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: One World - July 14th, 2015
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NATIONAL BOOK AWARD WINNER • NAMED ONE OF TIME’S TEN BEST NONFICTION BOOKS OF THE DECADE • PULITZER PRIZE FINALIST • NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARD FINALIST
$25.99ISBN: 9781728209807Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Sourcebooks - January 1st, 2020
The New York Times and USA Today bestseller This eye-opening book challenges you to do the essential work of unpacking your biases, and helps white people take action and dismantle the privilege within themselves so that you can stop (often unconsciously) inflicting damage on people of color, and in turn, help other white people do better, too.$18.99ISBN: 9780316453691Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020The #1 New York Times bestseller and a USAToday bestseller!A timely, crucial, and empowering exploration of racism--and antiracism--in America
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.$27.00ISBN: 9780525509288Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: One World - August 13th, 2019
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the National Book Award–winning author of Stamped from the Beginning comes a “groundbreaking” (Time) approach to understanding and uprooting racism and inequality in our society—and in ourselves.