The Diversity Committee and GHS Learning Specialist Melanie Okadigwe have curated a winter break book list for young readers. These picture books are suitable for K-3, and full of thoughtful stories and wonderful illustrations. You can find them at your local library, bookstore, or purchase online. Enjoy!
ALL ARE WELCOME, written by Alexandra Penfold & illustrated by Suzanne Kaufman
WHO ARE YOU?: THE KID’S GUIDE TO GENDER IDENTITY, written by Brook Pessin-Whedbee & illustrated by Naomi Bardoff
JULIÁN IS A MERMAID, written and illustrated by Jessica Love
LAST STOP ON MARKET STREET, written by Matt de la Pena & illustrated by Christian Robinson
THIS IS A ROPE: A STORY FROM THE GREAT MIGRATION, written by Jacqueline Woodson & illustrated by James Robinson
THUNDER BOY JUNIOR, written by Sherman Alexie & illustrated by Yuyi Morales
TILLY’S STACATION, written & illustrated by Gillian Hibbs