Seeds Of Change by Jen Cullerton Johnson
A biography of Kenyan Nobel Peace Prize winner and environmentalist, Wangari Maathai. A female scientist who made a stand in the face of opposition to women’s rights and her own Greenbelt Movement, in an effort to restore Kenya’s ecosystem by planting millions of trees.
A is for Activist by Innosanto Nagara
A is for Activist is an ABC board book written and illustrated for the next generation of progressives: families who want their kids to grow up in a space that is unapologetic about activism, environmental justice, civil rights, LGBTQ rights, and everything else that activists believe in and fight for. The alliteration, rhyming, and vibrant illustrations make the book exciting for children, while the issues it brings up resonate with their parents’ values of community, equality, and justice. This engaging little book carries huge messages as it inspires hope for the future, and calls children to action while teaching them a love for books–
Liz On The Move By Tracey West and Joanna Cole
Liz from the Magic Treehouse series is back to help her friend. Her curiosity leads her to great ideas!
A Chair For My Mother by Vera B. Williams