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Highlands Montessori Book List:
Black Authors/Illustrators and/or Featuring Black Characters


Rain! by Linda Ashman

I Had a Favorite Dress by Boni Ashburn

I Had a Favorite Hat by Boni Ashburn

Whose Knees are These? by Jabari Asim

Whose Toes are Those? by Jabari Asim

I Can Do It Too! by Karen Baicker

B is for Baby by Atinuke and Angela Brooksbank

Those Shoes by Maribeth Boelts

Imani’s Moon by JaNay Brown-Wood

Firebird by Misty Copeland

Jabari Jumps by Gaia Cornwall

Freight Train by Donald Crews

School Bus by Donald Crews

Ben's Trumpet by Rachel Isadora

A Letter to Amy by Ezra Jack Keats

Whistle for Willie by Ezra Jack Keats

The Snowy Day by Ezra Jack Keats

Green Green: A Community Gardening Story by Marie Lamba

Everywhere Babies by Susan Meyers

Last Stop On Market Street by Matt de la Peña

Blackout by John Rocco

Mary Had a Little Glam by Tammi Sauer

I Got the Rhythm by Connie Schofield-Morrison

Global Babies by The Global Fund for Children

Cinnamon Baby by Nicola Winstanley

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