#BlackLivesMatter: Kepler's is committed to respecting, protecting and celebrating black lives. Please browse our recommended books for combating racism for adults and kids. You can order and pick up these and other books through our Plaza Pickup Service available during 12-4pm Tuesday-Friday and 10am-2pm on Saturday.   

#Support Black Authors - Picture Books

Updated 6/3/20

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices Cover Image
By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525580454
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Yearling - December 31st, 2019

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The Undefeated Cover Image
By Kwame Alexander, Kadir Nelson (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328780966
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019

Out of Wonder: Poems Celebrating Poets Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763680947
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Candlewick - March 14th, 2017

I, Too, Am America Cover Image
By Langston Hughes, Bryan Collier (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442420083
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 22nd, 2012

A Place to Land: Martin Luther King Jr. and the Speech That Inspired a Nation Cover Image
By Barry Wittenstein, Jerry Pinkney (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823443314
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Neal Porter Books - August 27th, 2019

Big Papa and the Time Machine Cover Image
By Daniel Bernstrom, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062463319
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: HarperCollins - January 14th, 2020

Sulwe Cover Image
By Lupita Nyong'o, Vashti Harrison (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534425361
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - October 15th, 2019

I Can Write the World Cover Image
By Joshunda Sanders, Charly Palmer (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781644420010
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Six Foot Press - July 8th, 2019

Hey Black Child Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316360296
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: LB Kids - December 17th, 2019

Hey Black Child Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316360302
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 14th, 2017

Woke: A Young Poet's Call to Justice Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250311207
Availability: Backordered
Published: Roaring Brook Press - March 10th, 2020

Party: A Mystery Cover Image
By Jamaica Kincaid, Ricardo Cortés (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781617757167
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Black Sheep - June 4th, 2019

Thank You, Omu! Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316431248
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 2nd, 2018

Parker Looks Up: An Extraordinary Moment Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534451865
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Published: Aladdin - October 15th, 2019

Woke Baby Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250308986
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Published: Roaring Brook Press - December 31st, 2018

Princess Hair Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316441223
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 6th, 2018

Princess Hair Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316562614
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 31st, 2017

Princess Hair Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316441193
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Published: LB Kids - October 15th, 2019

Nighttime Symphony Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781442412088
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 14th, 2019

Don't Touch My Hair! Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316562584
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 6th, 2018

Bedtime Bonnet Cover Image
By Nancy Redd, Nneka Myers (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984895240
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - April 7th, 2020

Another Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781534421677
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - March 5th, 2019

The Night Is Yours Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525552710
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Dial Books - July 2nd, 2019

Chocolate Me! Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$7.99
ISBN: 9781250207852
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - May 7th, 2019

I Love You More Than . . . Cover Image
By Taye Diggs, Shane W. Evans (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250135346
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Feiwel & Friends - September 18th, 2018

Something Happened in Our Town: A Child's Story about Racial Injustice Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781433828546
Availability: Backordered
Published: Magination Press - March 1st, 2018

The Day You Begin Cover Image
By Jacqueline Woodson, Rafael López (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780399246531
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - August 28th, 2018

Brown Sugar Babe Cover Image
By Charlotte Watson Sherman, Akem (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781635921380
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Boyds Mills Press - February 4th, 2020

Honeysmoke: A Story of Finding Your Color Cover Image
By Monique Fields, Yesenia Moises (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250115829
Availability: In Stock In Store
Published: Imprint - January 8th, 2019

Hair Love Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525553366
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Kokila - May 14th, 2019