African American Children’s Books for Grades K to 3

These are our favorite books by or about African Americans for grades K-3.

Read-alouds for K to 3


For Boys in Grades 2 & 3


Read Alones for First Grade


Print-friendly List

Here’s a complete list, in PDF, of all of the African American books we recommend on these pages.

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