children's books

New Children's Book Series Highlights Queer Families of Color

A new children’s book series seeks to offer an array of queer, trans and racially diverse stories in a field that is notably lacking.

Remembering Walter Dean Myers' Last Crusade

Before he died on Wednesday at the age of 76, Walter Dean Myers built a lifetime and a career writing books about the hardships of black youth.

Here's How You Can Add Some Color to Your Child's Summer Reading List

KQED’s MindShift blog put together a list of 25 recommendations.

Artist Raises Money for Bilingual, Father and Son Children's Book

Illustrator Robert Trujillo wants to get “Furquan’s First Flat Top” off the ground.

How Children's Books Fuel Mascot Stereotypes

Are good children’s books about Natives really that hard to find?

A New Definition of Fatherhood

Oakland artist Janine Macbeth’s new children’s book explores gender equity–as opposed to mere equality–in the home.