How do history and geography affect children? Do time and place affect how they learn? This time the TVOParents Book Club explores books that help kids celebrate their own place in this world and their own history, but also opens their eyes to different cultures and different histories.
Rosemary Sadlier is the author of many books, including best-selling "The Kids Book of Black Canadian History"
Lori Kirk is the co-founder of Roots and Wings Books and the author of the children's book "Seven Hands, Seven Lands".
Top Three Picks:
By Janell Cannon
The Skin I'm In: A First Look at Racism
By Pat Thomas Illustrated by Lesley Harker
The Kids Book of Black Canadian History
By Rosemary Sadlier
- Elijah of Buxton
By Christopher Paul Curtis
- Cue For Treason
By Geoffrey Trease
- Seven Hands, Seven Lands
By Kim Ramsay Gorny and Lori Kirk
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