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Remembering Walter Dean Myers' Last Crusade

Remembering Walter Dean Myers’ Last Crusade

by Jamilah King on July 3 2014, 10:05AM

Before he died on Wednesday at the age of 76, Walter Dean Myers built a lifetime and a career writing books about the hardships of black youth.

Topics: Culture

Here's How You Can Add Some Color to Your Child's Summer Reading List

Here’s How You Can Add Some Color to Your Child’s Summer Reading List

by Jamilah King on June 10 2014, 2:03PM

KQED’s MindShift blog put together a list of 25 recommendations.

Topics: Culture

Artist Raises Money for Bilingual, Father and Son Children's Book

Artist Raises Money for Bilingual, Father and Son Children’s Book

by Jamilah King on June 9 2014, 3:39PM

Illustrator Robert Trujillo wants to get “Furquan’s First Flat Top” off the ground.

Topics: Culture

How Children's Books Fuel Mascot Stereotypes

How Children’s Books Fuel Mascot Stereotypes

by Aura Bogado on April 7 2014, 7:00AM

Are good children’s books about Natives really that hard to find?

Topics: Arts & Culture

Infographic Shows Diversity Gap in Children's Books

Infographic Shows Diversity Gap in Children’s Books

by Jamilah King on March 17 2014, 2:16PM

2013 wasn’t just an off year.

Topics: Culture

Five Books that Reframe the Thanksgiving Narrative

Five Books that Reframe the Thanksgiving Narrative

by Aura Bogado on November 20 2013, 12:00PM

These children’s books, authored by Native writers, help set the record straight.

Topics: Arts & Culture, /NOW

A New Definition of Fatherhood

A New Definition of Fatherhood

by Julianne Hing on June 14 2013, 7:00AM

Oakland artist Janine Macbeth’s new children’s book explores gender equity—as opposed to mere equality—in the home.

Topics: Arts & Culture, Gender & Sexuality

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