There are so many incredible resources out there for where to find diverse books for kids. This list certainly isn’t exhaustive, but I hope it gives you some great options for where to look.
I’ve chosen to focus this list on diverse books Instagram accounts and monthly diverse book subscription boxes. I’ve also included a few blog and award resources, with links to other sources that provide even more options.
I hope these resources give you plenty of places to look for inclusive and representative children’s literature!
Instagram Accounts for Diverse Books for Kids
- Here Wee Read
Diverse Book Subscription Boxes for Kids
- Atlas Book Club
- Little Feminist
- Melanin and Made
- Our Shelves
- Just Like Me
- Jambo Book Club
- Momo’s Book Club
- Margins Box
- Equal Opportunity Book Box
General Blogs For Diverse Books
Many of the Instagram accounts above also have accompanying blogs. Here are some other great ones!
- PJ Library
- Colours of Us
- Right here on Local Passport Family! Be sure to check out this Books link for lots of multicultural and inclusive kids books content.
Diverse Book Publishers
Here Wee Read has a huge list of publishers that share stories from marginalized voices!
Diverse Book Awards
- Coretta Scott King Award – appreciation of African American culture and universal human values
- Pura Belpre Award – outstanding portrayal of Latinx experience
- Stonewall Book Award – LGBTQ+ book award
- Anisfield-Wolf Award – understanding racism and diversity
- Arab American Book Award – honoring Arab American scholarship and writing
- Lambda Literary Award – celebrate and explore LGBT themes
- Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature – honoring Asian/Pacific Americans and their heritage
- American Indian Youth Literature Award – best writings and illustrations by Native Americans and indigenous peoples of North America
- Carter G. Woodson Book Award – most distinguished books appropriate for young readers that depict ethnicity in the United States
- South Asia Book Award – outstanding literature for children and teens
- Ezra Jack Keats Award – diversity in children’s literature
Diversebooks.org has even more awards to find diverse books.