January: Good Character Reading!

Spokane County Library Suggests…
Fairness List

K-2

An ABC of Equality by Chana Ginelle Ewing
Feast of Peas by Kashmira Sheth
Hot, Hot Pancakes! by Kimura Yuichi
Little Taco Truck by Tanya Valentine
Two for Me, One for You by Jorg Mühle
Something happened in our town: a child’s story about racial injustice by Marianne Celano

Read-Alouds
Two for Me, One for You by Jorg Mühle
Little Taco Truck by Tanya Valentine

Grades 3-5

Act by Kayla Miller
Here in the Real World by Sara Pennypacker
This is Your Brain on Stereotypes by Tanya Lloyd Kyi
The Unteachables by Gordon Korman
Voices of Justice: Poems about People Working for a Better World by George Ella Lyon

Middle School

Clean Getaway by Nic Stone
Mañanaland by Pam Muñoz Ryan
Mary and the Trail of Tears by Andrea Rogers
The Usual Suspects by Maurice Broaddus
Woke: A Young Poet’s Call to Justice by Mahogany L. Browne
We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices. Edited by Wade Hudson

High School

Colorblind : a story of racism by Johnathan Harris
The Downstairs Girl by Stacey Lee
The feminist agenda of Jemima Kincaid by Kate Hattemer
Just mercy: adapted for young adults : a true story of the fight for justice by Bryan A. Stevenson.
The life and (medieval) times of Kit Sweetly by Jamie Pacton
My story starts here: voices of young offenders by Deborah Ellis
No true believers by Rabiah York Lumbard
Superman Smashes the Klan by Gene Luen Yang
We are not free by Traci Chee.