#ReadYourWorld Book Jam 2017 with CBC

#ReadYourWorld Book Jam 2017

We are thrilled to be working with the Children’s Book Council to spotlight 24 diversity authors and illustrators in celebration of Multicultural Children’s Book Day! They will each be sharing eight multicultural children’s books during the months of January and February.

#ReadYourWorld Book Jam 2017 with CBC

 

January 2: Jo Meserve Mach and Vera Lynne Stroup-Rentier

Books For Kids with Disabilities: Jo Meserve Mach & GIVEAWAY

Books For Kids with Disabilities: Jo Meserve Mach & GIVEAWAY

 

January 3: Darcy Pattison

Adoption Chapter Books: Darcy Pattison & GIVEAWAY

Adoption Chapter Books: Darcy Pattison & GIVEAWAY


 

January 4: Sandra L. Richards**

Diverse Picture Books about Food & GIVEAWAY

Diverse Picture Books about Food & GIVEAWAY

 

January 5: Linda Williams Jackson

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8 Triumphant African American Chapter Books & GIVEAWAY

 

January 9: Francisco Vallejo

8 Diversity Picture Books & GIVEAWAY

8 Diversity Picture Books & GIVEAWAY

 

January 10: Michael Smith

Exploring Diverse Cultures Through Picture Books

Exploring Diverse Cultures Through Picture Books

Michael Smith It Starts With a Raindrop

 

January 11: Curtis C. Chen

Science Fiction Books for Kids

Science Fiction Books for Kids

 

January 12: Shannon Jones

Picture Books That Inspire Travel

Picture Books That Inspire Travel

 

January 16: SF Said

Favorite Multicultural Chapter and YA Books

Favorite Multicultural Chapter and YA Books

 

January 17: Stephanie Campisi

8 Diversity Picture Books about Friendship and Belonging

8 Diversity Picture Books about Friendship and Belonging

 

January 18: The Editors at Science, Naturally

Diversity Science-y Books for Ages 8 and Up

Diversity Science-y Books for Ages 8 and Up

 

January 19: Luis Amavisca

Picture Books About Tolerance

Picture Books About Tolerance

 

January 23: Erin Dealey and Luciana Navarro Powell

Eight Great Diversity Picture Books

Eight Great Diversity Picture Books

Babies Come From Airports by Erin Dealey & Luciana Navarro Powell

 

January 24: Louise Gornall

YA Suffering from Mental Illness Books

YA Suffering from Mental Illness Books

 

January 25: Carl Angel

Respect for Ancestors Picture Books

Respect for Ancestors Picture Books

 

January 26: J. Torres

Diversity in Graphic Novels by J Torres

Diversity in Graphic Novels

 

January 30: Farhana Zia

Inspirational Diversity Characters in Chapter Books

Inspirational Diversity Characters in Chapter Books

 

January 31: Cynthia Levinson

Inspirational Books for Kids Celebrating Diversity

Inspirational Books for Kids Celebrating Diversity

 

February 1: Aram Kim

Diverse Stories Just Because We Are Diverse

Diverse Stories Just Because We Are Diverse

 

February 2: Kathleen Burkinshaw

Diversity in Historical Fiction

Diversity in Historical Fiction for Kids

 

February 2: Julius Lester

Diversity Picture Books and Poetry Books

Diversity Picture Books and Poetry Books

 

February 6: Stacy McAnulty

Diversity Picture Books About True Beauty

Diversity Picture Books About True Beauty

 

February 8: Alice Pung

Favorite Diversity Children's Books

Favorite Diversity Children’s Books

 

February 9: Soman Chainani*

Diversity Books for Tweens

Diversity Books for Tweens

To find more diverse and multicultural books for children, please check out our Diversity Book Lists & Activities for Teachers and Parents. We also have Pinterest board full of ideas:

 

* Ellen Oh was scheduled for February 9th with Flying Lessons & Other Stories as announced previously, but is no longer available. She is replaced by Soman Chainani.

**Crystal Smith was scheduled for January 4th with I am Hapa but is no longer available. She is replaced by Sandra L. Richards.

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To find more diverse and multicultural books for children, please check out our Diversity Book Lists & Activities for Teachers and Parents. We also have Pinterest board full of ideas:

 


By Mia Wenjen, PragmaticMom

2 Comments

  1. What a great idea! I’m giving BEAUTIFUL to every little girl I know!
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