Recently it has come to my attention that our primary schools are in great need of books which can help our children read about race. This sadly, in the most part is due to lack of funding.
Together, with the help of a teacher friend, we collated an example bundle of books that ANY primary school library would be proud of having.
The sample bundle of 22 books below totals £275.
So far I have promised two primary schools that I will help them receive these books and I have no doubt that once I share this with my friends and family, there will be more.
I am covering one bundle of books myself.
PLEASE HELP ME.
Enough is enough.
Sample books: (subject to change)
We Troubled the Waters - Ntozake Shange
Nelson Mandela - Kadir Nelson
All the Ways to be Smart - Allison Colpoys
One Day, So Many Ways - Laura Hall
Islandborn - Junot Diaz
We March - Shane W Evans
Rosa Parks - Lisbeth Kaiser
When I Was Eight - Christy Jordan-Fenton
If the World Were a Village - David J Smith
Desmond and the Very Mean Word - Desmond Tutu
Like the Moon Loves the Sky - Hena Khan
If a Bus Could Talk: The Story of Rosa Parks - Faith Ringgold
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer - Weatherford Carole Boston
Just Like Me - Vanessa Newton
The Story of Ruby Bridges - Dr Robert Coles
The Soccer Fence - Phil Bildner
That Is My Dream! - Langston Hughes
Little Leaders: Exceptional Men in Black History - Vashti Harrison
Lillian's Right To Vote - Jonah Winter
Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World - Susan Hood
Hidden Figures - Margot Lee Shetterly
My Perfect Family - Timus Radford-Mathurin
- Craig Ford
- Israel Amponsah
- Danielle Poupoutsi
- Leslie Aitkins