Right now, our world is in chaos and we are facing many horrific events. Naturally, children will have questions about this. While we may not have the answers, there are plenty of age appropriate books that can not only help kids, but also teach them some valuable lessons. Check out some of them below.
Thirteen Ways of Looking at a Black Boy by Tony Medina offers a fresh perspective of young men of color by depicting thirteen views of everyday life: young boys dressed in their Sunday best, running to catch a bus, growing up to be teachers, and much more. Each of Tony Medina’s tanka is matched with a different artist—including recent Caldecott and Coretta Scott King Award recipients.