Diverse Books: Celebrating Differences

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A Bear for Bimi

When Bimi’s refugee family immigrates to America and moves into Evie’s neighborhood, not everybody is welcoming. But with the help of Evie’s teddy bear, Bimi’s family becomes part of the… Read More →

  • Lexile: 580
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2021
Fall 2022

Africa Is Not a Country, 2nd Edition

Enter into the daily lives of children in the many countries of modern Africa. Countering stereotypes, Africa Is Not a Country celebrates the extraordinary diversity of this vibrant… Read More →

  • Lexile: 1090
  • Dewey: 960
  • Copyright: 2023
Spring 2022

Alan and His Perfectly Pointy Impossibly Perpendicular Pinky

Minnesota Supreme Court Justice and NFL Hall of Famer Alan Page is visiting Market Elementary School. All the students are prepared to use their best manners. But one little boy, who has a… Read More →

  • Lexile: 790
  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2022

All Kinds of Friends

Friends can come in many different colors, shapes, and sizes. Through bright photographs and simple text, young readers will discover the many ways to be a friend and how to celebrate all the Read More →

  • Lexile: 340
  • Dewey: 177/.62
  • Copyright: 2018
6 titles

All Kinds of People (Early Bird Stories ™) — Hardcover Set

From the Series All Kinds of People (Early Bird Stories ™)

In these delightful, illustrated stories, diverse young narrators explore different cultures by comparing and contrasting their own lives to their friends' and neighbors' lives.… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2022
  • Hardcover
  • List Price: $175.92
  • Your Price: $131.94
  • 6 titles
Spring 2023

Amazing Africa: A to Z

A fun and resourceful book that takes children and even adults on a visual journey throughout the continent of Africa. Readers will visit the pinnacle of Mount Kilimanjaro and learn a few… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2018

A New Classmate: All Kinds of Languages

From the Series All Kinds of People (Early Bird Stories ™)

Romelie's family communicates in English and American Sign Language, but what languages do her friends and neighbors use? Young readers will love exploring different languages in this… Read More →

  • Lexile: 520
  • Dewey: 400
  • Copyright: 2022
Spring 2023

Any Body: A Comic Compendium of Important Facts and Feelings about Our Bodies

Humor combines with accurate, digestible information in this honest comic reference for children and early teens who want to understand and feel at home with their own bodies. The author's… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2023

A Place to Call Home

From the Series My World, Your World

When we think of home, we might think of living in an apartment or a house, but not everyone lives in a home like this. Some children grow up on a houseboat in a floating village. Others live Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • ATOS: 3.8
  • Dewey: 643
  • Copyright: 2015

A Queen to the Rescue: The Story of Henrietta Szold, Founder of Hadassah

Henrietta Szold took Queen Esther as a model and worked hard to save the Jewish people. In 1912, she founded the Jewish women's social justice organization, Hadassah. Henrietta started… Read More →

  • Lexile: 970
  • ATOS: 5.1
  • Dewey: 369
  • Copyright: 2021

A Special Invitation: All Kinds of Religions

From the Series All Kinds of People (Early Bird Stories ™)

David visit his friend Zach's synagogue to celebrate his bar mitzvah. He keeps learning about his friends' religions and how to be respectful of them. Regardless of what you celebrate, we can Read More →

  • Lexile: 510
  • Dewey: 200
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2022

Be a Bridge

In this upbeat picture book, acclaimed authors Irene Latham and Charles Waters bring key themes from their earlier collaborations (Can I Touch Your Hair? and Dictionary for a Better World) to Read More →

  • Lexile: 610
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2022
Fall 2022

Big Bear and Little Fish

At the carnival, Bear wants a teddy bear. And not just any teddy bear—she wants the biggest one of all. But instead she gets a fish. A very small fish. Bear is so very big and Fish is so… Read More →

  • Lexile: 480
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2022
Spring 2023

Big Kids Don't Get Butterflies

"Each year I get bigger and stronger, and I get to ride more rides!" At this year's fair, a child is eager to try the big kid rides after growing just enough. The little kid rides only go… Read More →

  • Dewey: [Fic]
  • Copyright: 2023

Body Image: Deal with it because all bodies are great bodies

From the Series Lorimer Deal With It

Too fat, too thin. Muffin top, flat bum, thunder thighs, spaghetti arms. From an early age, kids learn they are judged for how they look. Both boys and girls are bombarded with messages of… Read More →

  • Lexile: 760
  • Copyright: 2021
Fall 2022

Breaking Down Walls

From the Series Time for Change

Two best friends with different backgrounds are introduced to the history of segregation in American schools. They are surprised as they learn about the long and bumpy journey toward true… Read More →

  • Lexile: 670
  • Dewey: 741.5
  • Copyright: 2023
12 titles

Bumba Books ™ — It's a Holiday! — Audisee®—On Level Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — It's a Holiday!

How do we celebrate together? Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about the holiday traditions we celebrate throughout the year. Age-appropriate… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2017
  • Audisee®—On Level
  • List Price: $559.80
  • Your Price: $419.85
  • 12 titles
12 titles

Bumba Books ™ — It's a Holiday! — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Bumba Books ® — It's a Holiday!

How do we celebrate together? Carefully leveled text and fresh, vibrant photos engage young readers in learning about the holiday traditions we celebrate throughout the year. Age-appropriate… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2017
  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $479.88
  • Your Price: $431.89
  • 12 titles

Celebrations and Special Days

From the Series My World, Your World

In Celebrations and Special Days, young readers will join children around the world as they celebrate religious festivals and special family days, such as weddings and coming of-age… Read More →

  • Lexile: 830
  • ATOS: 4.5
  • Dewey: 394
  • Copyright: 2015

Chicken Soup, Chicken Soup

Two grandmas. Two delicious recipes. And one granddaughter caught in the middle! Sophie loves Bubbe's Jewish chicken soup, made with kreplach. She also loves Nai Nai's Chinese chicken soup,… Read More →

  • Lexile: 590
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2016
Spring 2022

Classroom Confidence: Georgie Dupree

From the Series Georgie Dupree

A is for Affirmation! Georgie Dupree loves learning, but on her first day at her new school, she has worrisome thoughts about the school year: “What if I get lost? What if I don’t make any… Read More →

  • Lexile: 650
  • Dewey: [E]
  • Copyright: 2022
6 titles

Cloverleaf Books ™ — Alike and Different — Audisee®—On Level Set

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Alike and Different

Explore the ways in which people and cultures are similar and how they're unique in the Alike and Different series, part of the Cloverleaf Books™ collection. Diverse young narrators explore… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2015
  • Audisee®—On Level
  • List Price: $279.90
  • Your Price: $209.93
  • 6 titles
6 titles

Cloverleaf Books ™ — Alike and Different — Interactive Books Set

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Alike and Different

Explore the ways in which people and cultures are similar and how they're unique in the Alike and Different series, part of the Cloverleaf Books™ collection. Diverse young narrators explore… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2015
  • Interactive Book
  • List Price: $239.94
  • Your Price: $215.95
  • 6 titles
6 titles

Cloverleaf Books ™ — Alike and Different — Paperback Set

From the Series Cloverleaf Books ™ — Alike and Different

Explore the ways in which people and cultures are similar and how they're unique in the Alike and Different series, part of the Cloverleaf Books™ collection. Diverse young narrators explore… Read More →

  • Copyright: 2015
  • Paperback
  • List Price: $51.24
  • Your Price: $51.24
  • 6 titles