My Book Corner - Children's & Young Adult Books

With some links to Goodreads with more information...
work in progress...

  • Elena Favilli: Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls: 100 Tales of Extraordinary Women (illustrated, children’s book)
  • Ylleya Fields: Princess Cupcake Jones and the Queen's Closet (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Arun Gandhi,  Bethany Hegedus, Evan Turk (Illustrations) Be the Change: A Grandfather Gandhi Story (picture book, activism)
  • Sarah Garland: Azzi in Between (children's books, picture books, refugees)
  • Melanie Gillman: As the Crow Flies (Young Adults, graphic novel, LGBTQ)
  • Olalla González: A bigger family (children’s book, picture book)
  • Geshe Kelsang Gyatso: The Story of Angulimala (children’s book, Buddhism, religion)
  • Geshe Kelsang Gyatso: The Story of Buddha (children’s book, Buddhism, religion)
  • Geshe Kelsang Gyatso: What is Buddhism? (children’s book, Buddhism, religion)
  • Geshe Kelsang Gyatso: What is Meditation? (children’s book, Buddhism, religion)
  • Helen Hancocks: Ella: Queen of Jazz (children’s book, picture book, black history)
  • Vashti Harrison: Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History (children’s book, picture book, black history)
  • Wolfgang Herrndorf: Why We Took the Car (translations, Germany, young adults)
  • Bell Hooks: Happy to Be Nappy (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Ted Hughes: The Iron Woman (children’s books, pollution)
  • Kim Dong Hwa: The Color of Earth (Color Trilogy #1) (comics, graphic novels, Manga, young adult, Korea)
  • Kim Dong Hwa: The Color of Water (Color Trilogy #2) (comics, graphic novels, Manga, young adult, Korea)
  • Kim Dong Hwa: The Color of Heaven (Color Trilogy #3) (comics, graphic novels, Manga, young adult, Korea)
  • Karen Katz: The Colors of Us (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Ezra Jack Keats: The Snowy Day (children’s book, kids of color)
  • X.J. Kennedy: Exploding Gravy: Poems to Make You Laugh (children’s book)
  • X.J. Kennedy: Ghastlies, Goops & Pincushions: Nonsense Verse (children’s book)
  • Jenny Sue Kostecki-Shaw: Same, Same But Different (children’s books, picture books, America, India, pen pals)
  • Mackenzi Lee: The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue (young adult, LGBTQ)
  • Spike Lee: Please, Baby, Please (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Cynthia Levinson: The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist (children’s books, picture books)
  • Anthony Lewis: My First Animal Signs (Baby Signing) (BSL) (children’s book, disabilities)
  • Andrea J. Loney: Bunnybear (children's books, picture books, LGBTQ)
  • Michelle Markel & Melissa Sweet (Illustrations): Brave Girl: Clara and the Shirtwaist Makers’ Strike of 1909 (picture book, activism)
  • Lina Maslo: Free as a Bird: The Story of Malala (children’s book, picture books, biography)
  • Holly M. McGhee: Come with Me (children’s book, picture books, activism)
  • Hilary McKay: Saffy's Angel (children’s book, disabilities)
  • Richard Michelson: As Good as Anybody: Martin Luther King and Abraham Joshua Heschel's Amazing March Toward Freedom (children’s book, picture books, black history)
  • Kate Milner: My name is not Refugee (children's books, picture books, refugees)
  • Akiko Miyakoshi: The Tea Party in the Woods (Children's books, picture books, fairytale, trust)
  • Tia Mowry: Twintuition: Double Vision (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Innosanto Nagara: A is for Activist (children’s book, activism)
  • Julien Neel: Secret Diary (Graphic, children's books)
  • Tina Olajide: Emi's Curly, Coily, Cotton Candy Hair (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Jason Reynolds: Long Way Down (young adults, poetry)
  • Justin Richardson: And Tango Makes Three (children’s book, LGBTQ)
  • Faith Ringgold: Tar Beach (children’s book, kids of color)
  • David Alexander Robertson & Julie Flett (Illustrator): When We Were Alone (picture books, activism)
  • Mechal Renee Roe: Happy Hair (children’s book, kids of color)
  • J.K. Rowling: Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Young Adult, Fantasy)
  • Rob Sanders: Pride: The Story of Harvey Milk and the Rainbow Flag (children's books, pictureBooks, LGBTQ)
  • Francesca Sanna: The Journey (children’s books, picture books, refugees)
  • Lawrence Schimel: Will You Read a Book with Me? (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Kabir Sehgal: A Bucket of Blessings (children's' book, picture book, India, religion)
  • Surishtha Sehgal: Festival of Colors (children's' book, picture book, Hindu festival, religion)
  • Paula Young Shelton & Raul Colon: Child of the Civil Rights Movement (picture book, activism)
  • Sophie Smiley: Bobby, Charlton and the Mountain (children’s book, disabilities)
  • Catherine Stier: If I Ran for President (children’s book, kids of color)
  • Crystal Swain-Bates: Big Hair, Don't Care (children’s book, kids of color)
  • James L. Swanson: Chasing King's Killer: The Hunt for Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Assassin (Young Adults, black history)
  • Guido van Genechten: 1 2 3 Little Fish! (children’s book)
  • Juan Villoro: The Wild Book (Young adult, magic, translated)
  • Inese Zandere: One House For All (children’s book, adapted by Lawrence Schimel)

by © Dolores Meden 2018