Teach ‘Em Young: 14 Children’s Books Every Black Child Should Read
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.
Grab your notepad and take a look at our picks above.