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From the National Book Award-winning author ofStamped from the BeginningandHow to Be an Antiracistcomes a new 9×9 picture book that empowers parents and children to uproot racism in our society and in ourselves, now with added discussion prompts to help readers recognize and reflect on bias in their daily lives.
Take your first steps with Antiracist Baby! Or rather, follow Antiracist Baby‘s nine easy steps for building a more equitable world.
With bold art and thoughtful yet playful text, Antiracist Baby introduces the youngest readers and the grown-ups in their lives to the concept and power of antiracism. Providing the language necessary to begin critical conversations at the earliest age, Antiracist Baby is the perfect gift for readers of all ages dedicated to forming a just society.
Publication Date: July 14, 2020
For Ages: 0-3
Dr. Ibram X. Kendiis the Andrew W. Mellon Professor in the Humanities at Boston University and the founding director of the BU Center for Antiracist Research. He is a contributing writer atThe Atlanticand a CBS News racial justice contributor. He is the host of the new action podcastBe Antiracist. Dr. Kendi is the author of many highly acclaimed books includingStamped from the Beginning: The Definitive History of Racist Ideas in America, which won the National Book Award for Nonfiction, making him the youngest-ever winner of that award. He has also produced five straight #1New York Timesbestsellers, includingHow to Be an Antiracist,Antiracist Baby, andStamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You, co-authored by Jason Reynolds. In 2020,Timemagazine named Dr. Kendi one of the 100 most influential people in the world. He was awarded a 2021 MacArthur Fellowship, popularly known as the Genius Grant.