Book List Blog

  • Kids books that humanize disabilities (BIPOC rep inclusive)

    Awareness is simply the first step to the most important step of authentic acceptance.
    Children with disabilities are not less than, and deserve to be fully seen.
    Children with disabilities deserve the same respect and autonomy as anyone else.
    One of the most harmful aspects of ableism is championing a person for their disability (or others around them). This hyper-focusing on the disability or diagnosis diminishes visibility to the fullness of their identity. 
    Believe it or not, while there are books that feature disabled protagonists many reinforce harmful tropes, non-consensual treatment and dismissive interaction with disabled persons.
  • Books for Youth About Human Rights

    𝐃𝐢𝐝 𝐲𝐨𝐮 𝐤𝐧𝐨𝐰 𝐃𝐞𝐜𝐞𝐦𝐛𝐞𝐫 𝐢𝐬 𝐍𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧𝐚𝐥 𝐇𝐮𝐦𝐚𝐧 𝐑𝐢𝐠𝐡𝐭𝐬 𝐌𝐨𝐧𝐭𝐡?

    Our little ones have an innate sense of right and wrong. They also have a sense of what is fair and unfair , explaining the basics of human rights in age appropriate ways is an important factor of anti-racist parenting and anti-bias education. Parents and educators can use books as a great tool to set the foundation for a lifelong commitment to social responsibility and global citizenship.
  • Juneteenth Books for Children

    Juneteenth has become a major celebration in recent years. Due to the dismissal of multiple communities in American History, its honestly a historical event many don't become aware of until adulthood. 
  • Books by Indigenous Authors & Books that celebrate Indigenous heritage

    Indigenous authors and books are severely under-represented in publishing and on shelves - lets work to change that!
  • Holiday Children's Books by BIPOC Authors

    The dig for diverse representation should not be this deep (or produce so few in numbers). This is an integral reason we work so hard at Reading Revolutionaries to advocate for representation in books.