An Answer to the Problem of Finding Diverse Children's Books for All Children in All Families

Why is it so hard to find books for children that truly represent the diversity in our world? Author S. Bear Bergman shared with me that in 70% of children’s books where people are featured, boys are the main characters. In 93% of children’s books where people are featured, the main characters are white. In terms of books that feature gender-independent children or LGBT families, the percentage is negligible.  ...more
Js Dad If you read the kickstarter campaign this project supports books about people of color ...more