Children's and Young Adult Print Books

Dear Friends,

Here is a list of anti-racism reading that may be helpful at this time.  We are strongly encouraged by the interest in these titles and will continue to add to this list.  

Where available, we have also listed the ebooks so you can access these titles more immediately.  

If you have other suggestions for anti-racism reading, please feel free to contact us with more suggestions to add to our list.    

Kelly Justice, owner of Fountain

Updated 9/2/21

White Smoke By Tiffany D. Jackson Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063029095
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - September 14th, 2021

Rise to the Sun By Leah Johnson Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338662238
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Scholastic Press - July 6th, 2021

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Blackout: A Novel By Dhonielle Clayton, Tiffany D. Jackson, Nic Stone, Angie Thomas, Ashley Woodfolk, Nicola Yoon Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780063088092
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Quill Tree Books - June 22nd, 2021

Off the Record By Camryn Garrett Cover Image
$17.99
Not available for purchase
ISBN: 9781984829993
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - May 18th, 2021

Fat Chance, Charlie Vega By Crystal Maldonado Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823447176
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Holiday House - February 2nd, 2021

The Cost of Knowing By Brittney Morris Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534445451
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 6th, 2021

Concrete Rose By Angie Thomas Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062846716
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - January 12th, 2021

One of the Good Ones By Maika Moulite, Maritza Moulite Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781335145802
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Inkyard Press - January 5th, 2021

I Am Enough By Grace Byers, Keturah A. Bobo (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Grace Byers, Keturah A. Bobo (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062667120
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - March 6th, 2018

Kamala and Maya’s Big Idea By Meena Harris, Ana Ramírez González (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062937407
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - June 2nd, 2020

Not My Idea: A Book about Whiteness (Ordinary Terrible Things) By Anastasia Higginbotham Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781948340007
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Dottir Press - September 4th, 2018

The Only Black Girls in Town By Brandy Colbert Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316456388
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

Ghost Boys By Jewell Parker Rhodes Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780316262262
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 10th, 2019

All American Boys By Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781481463348
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books - August 29th, 2017

This Book Is Anti-Racist: 20 Lessons on How to Wake Up, Take Action, and Do The Work (Empower the Future #1) By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Tiffany Jewell, Aurelia Durand (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780711245211
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Frances Lincoln Children's Books - January 7th, 2020

Antiracist Baby Board Book By Ibram X. Kendi, Ashley Lukashevsky (Illustrator) Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780593110416
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Kokila - June 16th, 2020

Never Caught, the Story of Ona Judge: George and Martha Washington's Courageous Slave Who Dared to Run Away; Young Readers Edition By Erica Armstrong Dunbar, Kathleen Van Cleve Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534416178
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Aladdin - January 8th, 2019

Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race By Margot Lee Shetterly, Laura Freeman (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062742469
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: HarperCollins - January 16th, 2018

Hidden Figures Young Readers' Edition By Margot Lee Shetterly Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780062662378
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: HarperCollins - November 29th, 2016

Overground Railroad By Lesa Cline-Ransome, James E. Ransome (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823438730
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Holiday House - January 7th, 2020

Leaving Lymon (The Finding Langston Trilogy #2) By Lesa Cline-Ransome Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780823444427
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Holiday House - January 7th, 2020

Finding Langston (The Finding Langston Trilogy) By Lesa Cline-Ransome Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780823439607
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Holiday House - August 14th, 2018

Before She was Harriet By Lesa Cline-Ransome, James E. Ransome (Illustrator) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780823420476
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Holiday House - November 7th, 2017

We Rise, We Resist, We Raise Our Voices By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor) Cover Image
By Wade Hudson (Editor), Cheryl Willis Hudson (Editor)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780525580454
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Yearling - December 31st, 2019

Enough! 20 Protesters Who Changed America By Emily Easton, Ziyue Chen (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Emily Easton, Ziyue Chen (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781984831972
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Crown Books for Young Readers - September 18th, 2018

All Are Welcome By Alexandra Penfold, Suzanne Kaufman (Illustrator) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525579649
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 10th, 2018

That Is My Dream!: A picture book of Langston Hughes's
By Langston Hughes, Daniel Miyares (Illustrator)
$17.99
ISBN: 9780399550171
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Anne Schwartz Books - October 3rd, 2017

I Walk with Vanessa: A Picture Book Story About a Simple Act of Kindness By Kerascoët Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781524769550
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Schwartz & Wade - April 24th, 2018

Just Mercy (Movie Tie-In Edition, Adapted for Young Adults): A True Story of the Fight for Justice By Bryan Stevenson Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780593177044
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Ember - December 3rd, 2019

The Hate U Give By Angie Thomas, Amandla Stenberg (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Angie Thomas, Amandla Stenberg (Foreword by)
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498533
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - February 28th, 2017

On the Come Up By Angie Thomas Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062498564
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - February 5th, 2019

Dear Martin By Nic Stone Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9781101939529
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Ember - September 4th, 2018

Pride: A Pride & Prejudice Remix By Ibi Zoboi Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780062564054
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Balzer + Bray - December 17th, 2019

This Is My America By Kim Johnson Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780593118764
Availability: Comes From Our Warehouse - Usually Ships in 3-10 Days
Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - July 28th, 2020