Welcoming Reads for Children

Child choosing books from library shelf

Milton Public Library invites families to explore children's books that reflect diversity in all its forms. Here are just a few stories that highlight inclusion, welcoming, and togetherness. Click on the any title below to visit the catalogue and reserve your copy today!

All of Us by Kathryn Erskine

All are Welcome by Alexandra Penfold

Back Home by Shaista Kaba Fatehali

Black, Brown, or White We All Feel by Marswa Blossom Yarmeto

Bien Dans Ta Peau by Fran Manushkin

Bienvenue! by Alexandra Penfold

Circle Round by Anne Sibley O'Brien

Danbi Leads the School Parade by Anna Kim

The Dress and the Girl by Camille Andros

Families Love Each Other by Marcus Logan and Suzanne Muir

Flying Over Water by Shannon Hitchcock

Happy in our Skin by Fran Manushkin

I Promise by Lebron James

I'm an Immigrant Too! by Mem Fox

I'm New Here by Anne Sibley O'Brien

A Journey Toward Hope by Victor Hinojosa

King for a Day by Rukhsana Khan

Like a Dandelion by Huy Voun Lee

The Map of Good Memories by Fran Nuno

A Moon for Moe and Mo by Jane Breskin Zalben

My Beautiful Birds by Suzanne Del Rizzo

Our Favorite Day of the Year by A.E. Ali

Red, A Crayon's Story by Michael Hall

Rainbow Village by Emmi Smid

Saffron Ice Cream by Rashin Kheiriyeh

Sounds Like School Spirit by Meg Fleming

Story Boat by Kyo Maclear

Sweet People are Everywhere by Alice Walker

A Thousand White Butterflies by Jessica Betancourt-Perez

Un Gran Corazon by Lindsay Davis, tr. Gabriela De Francesco

Ways to Welcome by Linda Ashman

Wonderful You by Kate Jane Neal

Your Name is a Song by Jamilah Thompkins Bigelow