Gordon School Book Fair - Picture Books

Recommended picture books include books that affirm and extend the conversation about diversity, equity, and inclusion, as well as STEAM, Biographies, and Fiction. 

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Picture Books

The 1619 Project: Born on the Water Cover Image
A Is for All the Things You Are: A Joyful ABC Book Cover Image
We Are Grateful: Otsaliheliga Cover Image
Our Skin: A First Conversation About Race (First Conversations) Cover Image
Soul Food Sunday Cover Image
Magic Like That Cover Image
What I Am Cover Image
All Because You Matter Cover Image
I Can Help Cover Image
Black Is a Rainbow Color Cover Image
Nana Akua Goes to School Cover Image
Dream Street Cover Image
I Am Every Good Thing Cover Image
The King of Kindergarten Cover Image
Your Name Is a Song Cover Image
My Two Border Towns Cover Image
We Are Water Protectors Cover Image
Change Sings: A Children's Anthem Cover Image
Thank You, Omu! Cover Image
Sweet People Are Everywhere (Children Around the World Books, Diversity Books) Cover Image
Everybody in the Red Brick Building Cover Image
Evelyn Del Rey Is Moving Away Cover Image
How to Solve a Problem: The Rise (and Falls) of a Rock-Climbing Champion Cover Image
The Book Rescuer: How a Mensch from Massachusetts Saved Yiddish Literature for Generations to Come Cover Image
How to Change the World in 12 Easy Steps Cover Image
Once Upon a Time There Was and Will Be So Much More Cover Image
Keep Your Head Up Cover Image
Parker Shines On: Another Extraordinary Moment (A Parker Curry Book) Cover Image
Time is a Flower Cover Image
What If, Pig? Cover Image
The People Remember Cover Image
The Story of You Cover Image
We Can: Portraits of Power Cover Image
Black Ballerinas: My Journey to Our Legacy Cover Image
Healing Breath: A Guided Meditation Through Nature for Kids Cover Image
The Color of Your Skin Cover Image
Beautifully Me Cover Image
Wishes Cover Image
Watercress Cover Image
The Ninth Night of Hanukkah Cover Image
Crowbar: The Smartest Bird in the World Cover Image
My Daddy Can Fly! (American Ballet Theatre) (American Ballet Series) Cover Image
This Magical, Musical Night Cover Image
Truman Cover Image

STEAM Picture Books

Maya Lin: Artist-Architect of Light and Lines Cover Image
The Trouble with Time Travel Cover Image
Ara the Star Engineer Cover Image
The Most Magnificent Thing Cover Image
Aaron Slater, Illustrator (The Questioneers) Cover Image
Ada Twist, Scientist (The Questioneers) Cover Image
Ada Twist and the Perilous Pants: The Questioneers Book #2 Cover Image
Iggy Peck, Architect (The Questioneers) Cover Image
Iggy Peck and the Mysterious Mansion: The Questioneers Book #3 Cover Image
Rosie Revere, Engineer (The Questioneers) Cover Image
Rosie Revere and the Raucous Riveters: The Questioneers Book #1 Cover Image
Sofia Valdez, Future Prez (The Questioneers) Cover Image
I Love Insects (I Like to Read) Cover Image

Biography Picture Books

The Boy Who Dreamed of Infinity: A Tale of the Genius Ramanujan Cover Image
I Am an American: The Wong Kim Ark Story Cover Image
King of Ragtime: The Story of Scott Joplin Cover Image
Sonny Rollins Plays the Bridge Cover Image
The Oldest Student: How Mary Walker Learned to Read Cover Image
Saving American Beach: The Biography of African American Environmentalist MaVynee Betsch Cover Image
A True Wonder: The Comic Book Hero Who Changed Everything Cover Image
Dr. Fauci: How a Boy from Brooklyn Became America's Doctor Cover Image
Niki Nakayama: A Chef's Tale in 13 Bites Cover Image
She Persisted: Sally Ride Cover Image
She Persisted: Ruby Bridges Cover Image
She Persisted: Sonia Sotomayor Cover Image

Fiction Picture Books

Have You Seen Gordon? Cover Image
Chez Bob Cover Image
The Very Hungry Plant Cover Image
Maybe Tomorrow? (a story about loss, healing, and friendship) Cover Image
If You Come to Earth Cover Image
It Fell from the Sky Cover Image
I Don't Want to Read This Book Cover Image
The Rock from the Sky Cover Image
Redlocks and the Three Bears Cover Image
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Cat Problems (Animal Problems) Cover Image
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Mel Fell Cover Image
Hurricane Cover Image

Shop Gordon-Curated Lists:
--Including Diversity, Inclusion & Equity (DEI), STEAM, and more! 

Books by Visiting Authors Battle of the Books 2022
Picture Books - DEI, STEAM, Biographies & Fiction Middle Grade Readers - Gr 3-5
Emerging and Early Readers - Pre-K - Gr 2 Middle School - Gr 6-8
  Great Dog Books

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