Middle Grade Antiracism & Social Justice Stories

This is a huge area and we've picked just a handful, trying to narrow it by stories with a modern social justice bent and African American main characters.

Middle Grade Social Justice Books

 

 

 

Ghost Boys Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316262262
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

A Good Kind of Trouble Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062836694
Availability: Backordered. Not in stock at store and may take a number of weeks to arrive.
Published: Balzer + Bray - June 16th, 2020

Two Naomis Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780062414267
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 7-10 days
Published: Balzer + Bray - June 5th, 2018

The Parker Inheritance (Scholastic Gold) Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780545952781
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 7-10 days
Published: Arthur A. Levine Books - June 25th, 2019

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New Kid Cover Image
By Jerry Craft, Jerry Craft (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780062691194
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Quill Tree Books - February 5th, 2019

My Life as an Ice Cream Sandwich Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399187353
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - August 27th, 2019

Love Like Sky Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781368019392
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 7-10 days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 8th, 2019

Ways to Make Sunshine (A Ryan Hart Novel #1) Cover Image
By Renée Watson, Nina Mata (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9781547600564
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Bloomsbury Children's Books - April 28th, 2020

The Only Black Girls in Town Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316456388
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

From the Desk of Zoe Washington Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062875853
Availability: Not in stock at store. Will, in most instances, ship from our warehouse in 7-10 days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - January 14th, 2020

For Black Girls Like Me Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780374308049
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - July 30th, 2019

Black Brother, Black Brother Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316493802
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 3rd, 2020

Shuri: A Black Panther Novel (Marvel) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338585476
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Scholastic Inc. - May 5th, 2020

Start Now!: You Can Make a Difference Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780525514381
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Puffin Books - January 14th, 2020

The Fierce 44: Black Americans Who Shook Up the World Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781328940629
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: HMH Books for Young Readers - December 24th, 2019

Brave. Black. First.: 50+ African American Women Who Changed the World Cover Image
By Cheryl Hudson, Erin K. Robinson (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525645818
Availability: On our shelves now. We will confirm availability.
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - January 7th, 2020