Book Lists

Reading List for 2019: Race Amity

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Pre-K and Kindergarten

The Sandwich Swap by Queen Ranai Al-Abdullah

My Friends by Taro Gomi

A Rainbow of Friends by PK Hallinan

Blue Sky, White Stars by Sarvinder Naberhaus

Copy Cat by Ali Pye

Seven Blind Mice by Ed Young


Margaret and Margarita by Lynn Reiser

You Are Friendly by Todd Snow

Enemy Pie by Derek Munson

Everybody Bakes Bread by Norah Dooley

Everybody Brings Noodles by Norah Dooley

Everybody Cooks Rice by Norah Dooley

Everybody Serves Soup by Norah Dooley

Brother Eagle, Sister Sky by Susan Jeffers

One Today by Richard Blanco

Upper Elementary

One Green Apple by Eve Bunting

The Day You Begin by Jacqueline Woodson

My Two Blankets by Irene Kobald

The Other Side by Jacqueline Woodson

The Invisible Boy by Trudy Ludwig

Flying the Dragon by Natalie Dias Lorenzi

Charlie and Frog by Karen Kane

Wishtree by Katherine Applegate

Middle School

Bread and Roses, Too by Katherine Anne Patterson

Outcasts United: The Story of a Refugee Soccer Team That Changed a Town by Warren St. John

Wishtree by Katherine Applegate

Harbor Me by Jacqueline Woodson


High School

A Stronger Kinship One Town’s Extraordinary Story of Hope and Faith by Anna-Lisa Cox

Bread and Roses: Mills Migrants and the Struggle for the American Dream by Bruce Watson

Race Amity and the Other Tradition by William H. Smith and Richard W. Thomas

You Bring the Distant Near by Mitali Perkins

Unified: How Our Unlikely Friendship Gives Up Hope for a Divided Country by Tim Scott and Trey Gowdy

The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui

We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March by Cynthia Levinson

Windy City Blues by Renee Rosen

Loving vs. Virginia: A Documentary Novel of the Landmark Civil Rights Case by Patricia Hruby Powell

The Fight for Interracial Marriage in Antebellum Massachusetts by Amber Moulton

One Goal: A Coach, A Team, and the Game That Brought a Divided Town Together by Amy Bass

The Lines We Cross by Abdel-Fattah

The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon