Anti-racist - Non Fiction - Young Adult Age 12 and Up - Page 1

Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning By Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316453691
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

The crucial, empowering, #1 New York Times bestselling exploration of racism—and antiracism—in America.
This is NOT a history book.
This is a book about the here and now.
A book to help us better understand why we are where we are.
A book about race.

This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work (Empower the Future) By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780711245211
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Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020


Recommended by Oprah's Book Club, ESSENCE, We Need Diverse Books, ellentube, Brit + Co, PureWow, Teen Vogue, Time, New York, USA TODAY, and

Also available: This Book Is Anti-Racist Journal, a guided journal with more than 50 activities to support your anti-racism journey

Stolen Justice: The Struggle for African American Voting Rights (Scholastic Focus) By Lawrence Goldstone Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781338323481
Published: Scholastic Focus - January 7th, 2020

A thrilling and incisive examination of the post-Reconstruction era struggle for and suppression of African American voting rights in the United States.

Following the Civil War, the Reconstruction era raised a new question to those in power in the US: Should African Americans, so many of them former slaves, be granted the right to vote?In a bitter partisan fight over the legislature a

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Just Mercy (Movie Tie-In Edition, Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice By Bryan Stevenson Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593177044
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Published: Ember - December 3rd, 2019

The young adult adaptation of the acclaimed, #1 New York Times bestseller Just Mercy--now a major motion picture starring Michael B. Jordan, Jaime Foxx, and Brie Larson and the subject of an HBO documentary feature!

The Book of Awesome Black Americans: Scientific Pioneers, Trailblazing Entrepreneurs, Barrier-Breaking Activists and Afro-Futurists (Teen and YA Cultu By Monique L. Jones Cover Image
ISBN: 9781642501476
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Published: Tma Press - January 14th, 2020

Black Heroes Who Have Made Us a Better America

Activists and rap stars, abolitionists and pioneers, inventors and scientists surge with life throughout this thrilling and comprehensive work." ―Jennifer Maritza McCauley, National Endowment for the Arts Fellow and author of Scar On / Scar Off

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Unpunished Murder: Massacre at Colfax and the Quest for Justice (Scholastic Focus) By Lawrence Goldstone Cover Image
ISBN: 9781338239461
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Published: Scholastic Focus - January 7th, 2020

The riveting story of how the Supreme Court turned a blind eye on justice, stripped away the equal rights promised to all Americans, and ushered in the era of Jim Crow.

On Easter Sunday of 1873, just eight years after the Civil War ended, a band of white supremacists marched into Grant Parish, Louisiana, and massacred over 100 unarmed African Americans.

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box By Evette Dionne Cover Image
ISBN: 9780451481542
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 21st, 2020

For African American women, the fight for the right to vote was only one battle.

This Coretta Scott King Author Honor book tells the important, overlooked story of black women as a force in the suffrage movement--when fellow suffragists did not accept them as equal partners in the struggle.

We Are Power: How Nonviolent Activism Changes the World By Todd Hasak-Lowy Cover Image
ISBN: 9781419741111
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Published: Abrams Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

A stirring look at nonviolent activism, from American suffragists to Civil Rights to the Climate Change Movement.
Todd Hasak-Lowy’s We Are Power brings to light the incredible individuals who have used nonviolent activism to change the world. The book explores questions such as what is nonviolent resistance and how does it work?

Badass Black Girl: Quotes, Questions, and Affirmations for Teens (Gift for Teenage Girl) By M. J. Fievre Cover Image
ISBN: 9781642501728
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Published: Mango - January 14th, 2020

A Daily Dose of Affirmations Celebrating Black Joy for Teen Girls (Ages 12-16)

"This book is a celebration, an affirmation, a history text, a little bit of memoir, and an exuberant prayer for the prosperity of Black women."―Ashley M. Jones, author of Magic City Gospel

Warriors Don't Cry By Melba Pattillo Beals Cover Image
ISBN: 9781416948827
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 24th, 2007

In this essential autobiographical account by one of the Civil Rights Movement’s most powerful figures, Melba Pattillo Beals of the Little Rock Nine explores not only the oppressive force of racism, but the ability of young people to change ideas of race and identity.

Amazons, Abolitionists, and Activists: A Graphic History of Women's Fight for Their Rights By Mikki Kendall, A. D'Amico (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Mikki Kendall, A. D'Amico (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780399581793
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Published: Ten Speed Graphic - November 5th, 2019

A bold and gripping graphic history of the fight for women’s rights by the New York Times bestselling author of Hood Feminism