Multicultural Books and Gender Benders

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Multicultural Books & Gender Benders

Multicultural books, anti-bias books, and gender benders allow young children to begin constructing their own sense of themselves and the world. These books show children what the world might look like  through others eyes who may or may not be from their community.

Multicultural and Anti-Bias Books

Erandi’s Braids by Tomie DePaloa and Antonio Hernandez Madrigal

Bread, Bread, Bread by Ann Morris

A Chair for My Mother by Vera Williams

The Good Luck Cat by Joy Harjo

Black is Brown is Tan by Arnold Adoff

Books that Break Gender Stereotypes

Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman

The Art Lesson by Tomie DePaloa

When Sophie Gets Angry - Really, Really Angry by Molly Bang

The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch

Boy, Can He Dance! by Eileen Spinelli