Anti-Racist Reading List for YA Readers

Anti-Racist Reading List
Novels and more for YA Readers


The Poet X
by Elizabeth Acevedo
Children of Blood and Bone
by Tomi Adeyemi
by Samira Ahmed
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings
by Maya Angelou
The Black Flamingo
by Dean Atta
The Vanishing Half
by Brit Bennett
Black Girl Unlimited
by Echo Brown
The Only Black Girls in Town
by Brandy Colbert
by Sharon M. Draper
This Book is Anti-Racist
by Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand
You Should See Me in a Crown
by Leah Johnson
The Season of Styx Malone
by Kekla Magoon
by Brittney Morris
A Song Below Water
by Bethany C. Morrow
How High the Moon
by Karyn Parsons
Such a Fun Age
by Kiley Reid
by Jason Reynolds, Ibram X. Kendi
All American Boys
by Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely

Look Both Ways
by Jason Reynolds

Ghost Boys
by Jewell Parker Rhodes
Dear Martin
by Nic Stone
The Hate U Give
by Angie Thomas
Piecing Me Together
by Renee Watson
One Crazy Summer
by Rita Williams-Garcia
Brown Girl Dreaming
by Jacqueline Woodson
Black Enough
edited by ibi Zoboi