From tales about brave kids and great friendships to unforgettable memoirs and true stories, we’ve rounded up our favourite books by Black children’s authors and illustrators.
Need a little more punch from your page turners? We hear you, sports fans. These sporty books are guaranteed to win you over. From underdogs to champions; from Olympic champs to YouTubers – these reads make quite the A-Team.
Games & activities
In Jaz Santos vs. the World, Jaz forms her own football team to show the world how great they are. And if you've ever wanted to form your own team, you can too! Download our sheets below and start your own football tournament.
Here come the girls! This collection of seriously sassy stories feature the boldest, bravest, and most brilliant girls in kids fiction. Prepare to be inspired.
Children’s author and Puffin World of Stories ambassador Nathan Bryon has pulled together a selection of his favourite upcoming debuts and recent releases from new Black authors and illustrators. Get ready to make room on your bookshelf!
Priscilla Mante is a London based writer from Glasgow. She spent several years delivering arts, literacy and cultural programmes to young people and currently works in corporate communications. Jaz Santos vs. the World is her debut novel.
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