Multicultural Children's Book Day

Weekend Links-A Recap of the Wildly Successful Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Wow! what an amazing week! Mia @pragmaticmom and I started off Multicultural Children’s Book Day with a bang on January 27th!!! We had a wonderful blogtalk radio interview with Kori Miller from Back Porch Writer. There we discussed why we started Multicultural Children’s Book Day as well as the importance of children having diverse books… Read More Weekend Links-A Recap of the Wildly Successful Multicultural Children’s Book Day

Multicultural Children's Book Day

Let’s Get Linky! A Multicultural Children’s Book Linky Party!

Exciting news! Myself  and Mia Wenjen from Pragmatic Mom have joined forces to create an ambitious (and much needed) upcoming national event. On January 27th, Jump into a Book and Pragmatic Mom will be presenting the first ever Multicultural Children’s Book Day. Why? Despite census data that shows 37% of the US population consists of… Read More Let’s Get Linky! A Multicultural Children’s Book Linky Party!

Booklists

Diversity In Childrens Books: Not as Common as You’d Think

  Have you seen this charming illustration by our friend Tina Kugler about some alarming statistics?   I’m shocked, truly shocked by the statistics about diversity in children’s books.      Fortunately I can say that we here at Jump into a Book love diversity and consider ourselves “global citizens”.  Let’s celebrate diversity shall we… Read More Diversity In Childrens Books: Not as Common as You’d Think