Stories For All 2020

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Stories For All 2020
Stories For All 2020

BOOK IT! and First Book have selected five of the most popular diverse children's books on the First Book Marketplace and re-issued them in first-ever, affordable paperback editions. Read about our book selections below.

First Book eligible educators can get their own copies from the First Book Marketplace.

Not A First Book eligible educator? Find these books on Amazon.

Mommy’s Khimar beautifully portrays the warmth of a mother’s love and the Muslim American experience – told through the eyes and imagination of a young girl playing with her mother’s vibrant headscarves. 

In Bilal Cooks Daal, six-year-old Bilal is excited to help his dad cook and to introduce his friends to his favorite food, Daal.

Alma and How She Got Her Name tells the story of a young girl who learns the story of her many names through her many family members. This book is also available in Spanish as lma y Cómo Obtuvo Su Nombre.

Fry Bread explores the role of this special food in Native American families, communities and traditions.

Drawn Together shows how common interests can create shared language and forge bonds – despite surface level differences. 

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