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Multicultural Children's Literature - Books in the GCC collection

African, African-American - Children's Books at GCC

 

 

Zolotow, Steptoe & Javaka

Do You Know What I’ll Do?

JUV PIC ZOLOTOW DOYO 2000

Dillon & Dillon

Rap a tap tap:  Here’s Bojangles, think of that

JUV PIC DILLON RAPA 2002

Steptoe, John

Mufaro’s Beautiful Daughters

JUV PIC STEPTOE MUFA 1987

Hamilton, Dillon & Dillon

The People could Fly: American Black Folktales

JUV PIC HAMILTON THEP 2004

Hughes, Langston

My People

JUV PIC HUGHES MYPE 2009

William & Christie

Brothers in Hope, Lost Boys of Sudan

JUV PIC WILLIAMS BROT 2005

Curtis, Christopher Paul

Bud, not Buddy

JUV YOUTH CURTIS BUDN 1999

Taylor, Mildred

Roll of Thunder, Hear my Cry

JUV YOUTH TAYLOR ROLL 2004

Alexander, Kwame

Crossover

JUV YOUTH ALEXANDER CROS 2014

Nelson, Kadir

We are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball

JUV NONFIC GV875.N35 N45 2008

Woodson, Jacqueline

Brown Girl Dreaming

JUV BIO PS3573 .O64524 Z46 2014

Woodson, Jacqueline

Feathers

JUV YOUTH WOODSON FEAT 2007

Woodson, Jacqueline

Show Way

JUV PIC WOODSON SHOW 2005

Nelson & Bootman

Almost to Freedom

JUV PIC NELSON ALMO 2003

Grimes, Nikki

Bronx Masquerade

JUV YA GRIMES BRON 2002

Johnson, Angela

The First Part Last

JUV YA JOHNSON THEF 2003




Arab, Arab-American - Children's Books at GCC

 

MacDonald, Taibah, & Liddiment

How many Donkeys, An Arabic Counting Tale

JUV PIC MACDONALD HOWM 2009

Williams, Mohammed & Chayka

Four Feet, Two Sandals

JUV PIC WILLIAMS FOUR 2007

Haskins, Benson & Jamana

Count your way through Iran

JUV NONFIC DS254.75 .H37 2007

Rumford, James

Silent Music, A Story of Baghdad

JUV PIC RUMFORD SILE 2008

Clayton, Sally Pomme

Tales told in Tents, Stories from Central Asia

JUV ANTH TALE 2004

Ellis, Deborah

Kids of Kabul: living bravely through a never-ending war

JUV BIO HQ792.A3 E55 2012

Ellis, Deborah

Children of War: Voices of Iraqi refugees

JUV NONFIC HV640.5 .I76 E45 2009

McKay & Ligasan

Caravan

JUV PIC MCKAY CARA 1995

Lane, Edward William

The Arabian nights’ entertainments: or, The book of a thousand nights and a night

JUV YOUTH LANE ARAB 1927

Nye, Naomi Shihab

Habibi

JUV YA NYE HABI 1999

Staples, Suzanne Fisher

Shabanu: daughter of the wind

JUV YOUTH STAPLES SHAB 1989




Asian, Asian-Pacific American - Children's Books at GCC

 

 

Ho & Meade

Hush: a Thai Lullaby

JUV PIC HO HUSH 1996

Choi & Dugan

Halmoni and the picnic

JUV PIC CHOI HALM 1993

Sherri Nestorowich

The Monster of Lotus Lake

JUV PIC NESTOROWICH MONS 2004

Kashmira Sheth

Blue Jasmine

JUV YOUTH SHETH BLUE 2006

Park, Linda Sue

When my Name was Keoko

JUV YOUTH PARK WHEN 2004

Whelan, Gloria

Homeless Bird

JUV YOUTH WHELAN HOME 2001

Lai, Thanhha

Inside out and back again

JUV YOUTH LAI INSI 2011

Flood, Bo

Warriors in the Crossfire

JUV YA FLOOD WARR 2010

Cha, Cha & Cha

Dia’s Story Cloth

JUV NONFIC DS509.5 .H66 D53 1996

Manivong, Laura

Escaping the Tiger

JUV YOUTH MANIVONG ESCA 2010

Mukerji & Artzybasheff

Gay-Neck: the story of a pigeon

JUV YOUTH MUKERJI GAYN 1968




Chinese, Chinese-American - Children's Book at GCC

 

 

Bishop & Wiese

The Five Chinese Brothers

JUV PIC BISHOP FIVE 1938

Mosel, Arlene

Tikki, Tikki, Tembo

JUV PIC MOSEL TIKK 1989

Young, Ed

Cat and Rat: the Legend of the Chinese Zodiac

JUV PIC YOUNG CATA 1998

Look, Lenore

Ruby Lu, brave and true

JUV YOUTH LOOK RUBY 2004

Marsden & Loh

The Jade Dragon

JUV YOUTH MARSDEN JADE 2006

Yang & Pien

American born Chinese (graphic novel)

JUV YA YANG AMER 2006

Lord, Bette Bao

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson

JUV YOUTH LORD INYE 2003

Chrisman, Arthur Bowie

Shen of the Sea: Chinese Stories for Children

JUV YOUTH CHRISMAN SHEN 1953

Lewis, Elizabeth Lewis

Young Fu of the Upper Yangtze

JUV YOUTH LEWIS YOUN 1990

Jiang, Ji-li

Red Scarf Girl: A Memoir of the Cultural Revolution

JUV BIO DS778.7 .J53 2004




Japanese, Japanese-American - Children's Books at GCC

 

Mannis, Celeste Davidson

One leaf rides the wind; Counting in a Japanese Garden

JUV PIC MANNIS ONEL 2005

Mosel, Arlene

Funny Little Woman

JUV PIC MOSEL FUNN 1986

Coerr, Eleanor

Sadako and the thousand paper cranes

JUV YOUTH COERR SADA 2004

Uegaki, Chieri

Hana Hashimoto, Sixth Violin

JUV PIC UEGAKI HANA 2014

Coatsworth, Elizabeth

The cat who went to heaven

JUV PIC COATSWORTH CATW 1958

Say, Allen

Grandfather’s Journey

JUV PIC SAY GRAN 1993

Buck, Pearl S.

Big Wave

JUV YOUTH BUCK BIGW 1986

Preus, Margi

Heart of a Samurai: based on the true story of Manjiro Nakahama

JUV YOUTH PREUS HEAR 2010

Uchida, Yoshiko

Journey to Topaz: A Story of the Japanese-American Evacuation

JUV YOUTH UCHIDA JOUR 2005

Kadohata, Cynthia

Weedflower

JUV YOUTH KADOHATA WEED 2006

Kadohata, Cynthia

Kira-Kira

JUV YOUTH KADOHATA KIRA 2006

 




Latino; Mexico, Central and South America - Children's Books at GCC

 

Ehlert, Lois

Cuckoo/Cucú

JUV PIC EHLERT CUCK 1997

DePaola, Tomie

Adelita, A Mexican Cinderella Story

JUV PIC DEPAOLA ADEL 2002

Soto, Gary

Chato’s Kitchen

JUV PIC SOTO CHAT 1995

Knutson, Barbara

Love and Roast Chicken, A Trickster Tale from the Andes Mountains

JUV PIC KNUTSON LOVE 2004

Andrews-Goebel, Nancy

The Pot that Juan Built

JUV PIC ANDREWS POTT 2002

Alarcón, Francisco

From the Bellybutton of the Moon

JUV PIC ALARCON FROM 1998

Deedy, Carmen Agra

Martina, the Beautiful Cockroach, A Cuban Folktale

JUV PIC DEEDY MART 2007

Ancona, George

Barrio, José’s Neighborhood

JUV NONFIC F869.S39 M53 1998

Tonatiuh, Duncan

Diego Rivera, His World and Ours

JUV BIO ND259 .R5 T57 2011

Bernier-Grand, Carmen

Frida

JUV BIO ND259.K33 B47 2007

Hayes, Joe

La Llorona

JUV PIC HAYES LALL 2004

Ryan, Pam Muñoz

Esperanza Rising

JUV YOUTH RYAN ESPE 2000

Ryan, Pam Muñoz

Becoming Naomi Leon

JUV YOUTH RYAN BECO 2004

Johnston, Tony

My Abuelita

JUV PIC JOHNSTON MYAB 2009

Jiménez, Francisco

Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child

JUV BIO PS3560.I55 C57 1998

Holtwijk, Ineke

Asphalt Angels

JUV YA HOLTWIJK ASPH 1999B

Clark, Ann Nolan

Secret of the Andes

JUV YOUTH CLARK SECR 1980

Martinez, Victor

Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida

JUV YA MARTINEZ PARR 1996

Canales, Viola

Tequila Worm

JUV YA CANALES TEQU 2005




Native Americans - Children's Books at GCC

 

Ata and Moroney

Baby Rattlesnake

JUV PIC ATA BABY 1989

Goble, Paul

Iktomi and the Ducks: a Plains Indian story

JUV PIC GOBLE IKTO 1990

Goble, Paul

The Girl who loved wild horses

JUV PIC GOBLE GIRL 2001

Steptoe, John

The Story of Jumping Mouse: A Native American legend

JUV PIC STEPTOE STORY 1984

Pollock, Penny

The Turkey Girl: A Zuni Cinderella story

JUV PIC POLLOCK TURK 1996

Baylor, Byrd

When Clay Sings

JUV PIC BAYLOR WHEN 1972

Grace, Catherine O’Neill

1621: A new look at Thanksgiving

JUV NONFIC GT4975 .G72 2001

Spinner, Stephanie

Who was Sitting Bull?

JUV BIO E99.D1 S61815 2014

Erdrich, Louise

The birchbark house

JUV YOUTH ERDRICH BIRC 1999

Alexie, Sherman

The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

JUV YA ALEXIE ABSO 2007

Mikaelsen, Ben

Touching Spirit Bear

JUV YOUTH MIKAELSEN TOUC 2001

Bruchac, Joseph

Code Talker: A novel about the Navajo Marines of World War II

JUV YA BRUCHAC CODE 2005





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