Celebrate Diversity with Books from Lerner

Books have the power to affirm our identities, to build understanding with people unlike ourselves, to challenge our misconceptions, and to broaden our awareness of the world. Click one of the categories below to browse an online collection of diverse titles for grades PreK-12, or click here to get a complete search results of our diverse books.

Social Justice

Race & Ethnicity




Mental Health

Physical Disability & Illness

Feminism & #MeToo

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On our site, you can purchase books directly or export a list to order from your vendor of choice. Click the “Add to Cart” button to add products to your list. Once you’ve finished, select the cart in the upper right-hand corner and click “View Cart.” From there, you can choose to export your cart as an Excel spreadsheet or PDF.

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Download Our Diverse Books Brochure

Find books with characters that look like your readers, or open a window for any student. Browse or download your copy here.


Watch Our SLJ Webinar with #ReadWoke Librarian Cicely Lewis

What is a #ReadWoke book—and how can having more of them benefit your library program? Join librarian, SLJ columnist, and #ReadWoke founder Cicely Lewis to learn more about the #ReadWoke movement, the power of #OwnVoices books, and how diversifying your collections will make a difference in your library. Watch the webinar recording here.

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