18 Children's Books with Characters of Color

After our post on raising race-conscious children, we wanted to share some books for kids featuring characters of different races and ethnicities. Some talk about race directly (like A Piece of Home), and some are simply about children’s everyday adventures (such as Airport). Here are 18 we like…

Do you have any other recommendations? We’d love to hear.

P.S. Children’s books with female characters, and books to teach kids kindness.

(Top image from the beautiful book Max and the Tag-Along Moon.)