Teach ‘Em Young: 14 Children’s Books Every Black Child Should Read

Teach ‘Em Young: 14 Children’s Books Every Black Child Should Read

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  | February 17, 2016 – 12:23 pm

So VIBE has compiled a list of children’s books with black protagonists, representing all different shades, ages, generations, and time periods of the black experience. Some are light-hearted and joyful, some carry a strong message, and others depict what it was like to live through slavery, segregation, and hardship. No matter, these stories educate, inspire, and celebrate young, African-Americans.

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Grab your notepad and take a look at our picks above.

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