Books Matter: Children’s Books on Bias, Diversity and Social Justice [web resource]
When books contain experiences and characters to which children can relate, they foster a positive self-concept and respect for diversity. This collection of children’s books curated by Anti-Defamation League address issues of identity, bias and bullying. Featured books come with discussion guides for teachers and parents.
The 800+ recommended books can be filtered by topic (see the topic list below) or keyword. Each title in the collection includes a description, the age group for which the book was written, and purchasing information.
- Ability, Disability & Ableism
- Bias, Discrimination & Hate
- Bullying Awareness & Prevention
- Gender & Sexism
- Genocide & Holocaust
- Jewish Culture & Anti-Semitism
- LGBTQ People & Homophobia/Heterosexism
- People, Identity & Culture
- Race & Racism
- Religion & Religious Bigotry
- Social Justice
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