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The Black experience in children"s books

Barbara Rollock

The Black experience in children"s books

by Barbara Rollock

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Published by New York Public Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Africa
    • Subjects:
    • African Americans -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.,
    • Africa -- Juvenile literature -- Bibliography.

    • Edition Notes

      Published 1957-1963 under title: Books about Negro life for children; 1971 ed., by A. Baker.

      Statementselected by Barbara Rollock.
      GenreBibliography.
      ContributionsBaker, Augusta.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsZ1361.N39 B2 1974, E185 B2 1974
      The Physical Object
      Paginationii, 122 p. ;
      Number of Pages122
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5251524M
      LC Control Number75324201

        Book cover photos courtesy of NYPL. As the Black Lives Matter movement continues to grow across the country, take this opportunity to learn more about the experience of black Americans.   Children’s books are famously bad at embracing , the Cooperative Children’s Book Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison found that out of 3, kids’ books, fewer than one-quarter of them featured a main character who was black, Asian, Latino or Native American. So it’s vital that parents share the books that are available with their kids.

        Filling your kids' reading diet with books that act as mirrors and windows allows for a deeper and more well-rounded reading experience for them. Help your kids find titles where they see themselves, and beyond. Here are some book lists to assist you in your search: A Very Hairy Book List — Help your kids celebrate the hair on their heads.   Buying children’s books for my Treasured One (TO) has been such an eye-opening experience. I used to go to big book stores excited at the prospect of leaving with an arm full of books to read during story time. I would leave empty-handed and frustrated, because I just could not find interesting Black children’s books.

        If your kids are still too young to enjoy the big-screen adaption of this story, read them this illustrated version instead. Based on the novel of the same name, this gorgeous book tells the story of how four brilliant women—Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, Katherine Johnson, and Christine Darden—who overcame gender and racial barriers to provide the essential . The Black Experience in Books for Children and Young Adults. Kirk, Ersye. This book presents a list of over old, new, and award-winning books for every age from preschool to the teens concerning subjects about black culture and heritage.


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Black Experience in Children's Books Committee. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes index. Description: 50 pages ; 23 cm: Responsibility: selected by the New York Public Library, Black Experience in Children's Books Committee.

Books Children's literature Illustrations Photographs Notes Content: These titles are those listed in bibliographies originally created by Augusta Baker that copyright restrictions allow us to display. For the bibliographies themselves, see the collection The Black Experience in Children's Books: Bibliographies.

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