OLD - Celebrate Diversity, at Home and Around the World

Other WPL reading lists may be helpful: African-Americans: Honoring the Past; Gay and Lesbian Books for Young People; Getting Along with Others; Native American Folklore; Spanish-English Bilingual Materials; and Special Needs.

Picture Books (JE)

Anno All in a Day
Baer This Is the Way We Go to School : A Book about Children around the World
Bunting One Green Apple
Chamberlin Mama Panya's Pancakes : A Village Tale from Kenya
Friedman How My Parents Learned to Eat
Fries A Pig Is Moving In!
Hall Henry and the Kite Dragon
Hamanaka Grandparents Song
Hoffman Amazing Grace
Hooks Skin Again
Jungman The Most Magnificent Mosque
Knight Welcoming Babies
Levine I Hate English!
Mayhew Miranda the Explorer
McGinty Thank You, World
McQuinn My Friend Jamal
Miller We All Sing with the Same Voice
Nikola-Lisa Bein' With You This Way
Nobisso In English, Of Course
Parr It's Okay to Be Different
Raschka Yo! Yes?
Reiser Margaret and Margarita, Margarita y Margaret
Tyler The Skin You Live In
Weeks Two Eggs, Please
Weiss The World Turns Round and Round
Winans Colorful World
Wong Apple Pie 4th of July
Woodson The Other Side
Yang Hannah Is My Name

Children’s Fiction (J)

Brown Little Cricket
Chen Peiling and the Chicken-fried Christmas
Cheng Honeysuckle House
Cohen Molly's Pilgrim
Fleischman Seedfolks
McGraw The Moorchild
Myers Wings
Nelson Mayfield Crossing
Taylor Mississippi Bridge
Whelan Night of the Full Moon

Junior High Fiction (Y)

Frost Keesha's House
Kent Kimchi & Calamari
Philbrick Freak the Mighty
Wolff Bat 6

Nonfiction, Folktales & Poetry

JE811 Come Come and Play : Children of our World Having Fun : Poems by Children     (Edited by Lowe)
J Ref 011.62 Kaleidoscope Kaleidoscope: A Multicultural Booklist for Grades K-8    (Edited by Barrera, et al.)
J398.2 Beeler Throw Your Tooth on the Roof : Tooth Traditions from Around the World
J305.892 Cohn The Christmas Menorahs: How a Town Fought Hate
J641.59 Cook The Kids' Multicultural Cookbook: Food & Fun Around the World
J305.23 Copsey Children Just Like Me
J641.6 Dooley Everybody Cooks Rice
JE728 Dorros This Is My House
JE793.2 Feldman Birthdays! Celebrating Life Around the World
J291.2 Hamilton In the Beginning: Creation Stories from Around the World
JE390 Hollyer Wake Up, World! A Day in the Life of Children Around the World
J Ref 011.62 Kruse Multicultural Literature for Children and Young Adults, Vol. 2
J305.8 Kuklin How My Family Lives in America
J Ref 016 Lind Multicultural Children's Literature: An Annotated Bibliography, Grades K-8
JE305.23 Montanari Children Around the World
J745.5 Press Around-the-World Art Activities: Visiting the 7 Continents Through Craft Fun
J910 Scillian P Is for Passport: A World Alphabet
JE551.5 Singer On the Same Day in March
JE305.23 Smith I Am America
J Ref 016 Steiner Promoting a Global Community Through Multicultural Children's Literature
J728 White Welcome Home!

Parent/Teacher Collection

PT/J011.62 World The World Through Children's Books    (Edited by Stan. Also J Ref 001.62 WO.)
PT/J306 Milord Hands Around the World: 365 Creative Ways to Build Cultural Awareness & Global Respect
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