Recommended Reading Share Illustrated books that tell the stories of the multicultural American experience 10 Diverse Picture Books to Look ForThese picture books from 2016 feature diverse families and friends, with love and without comment. A Poem for PeterAcclaimed author Andrea Davis Pinkney weaves together the events and dreams of Keats’s life and times into a lyrical creation story of the classic children’s book The Snowy Day. The Subject Is SiblingsCheck out our picks of picture books that sisters and brothers should read—about their love, their strife and their peaceful coexistence. How They Made HistoryIn honor of Martin Luther King, Jr., Day, we recommend an assortment of picture books about Dr. King and others who fought for civil rights in the 1960s. These different stories depict that heroic era on a wonderfully human scale. Great Picture Books of Black HistoryBrowse our list of excellent picture books about African-American lives that help us teach our children, during Black History Month and all year round, that American history belongs to all of us. EJK Book Award WinnersLooking for multicultural children’s stories? Bring our winning books to school Honor Books See all Honor Books Book Award Winners Poster2017 poster coming soon. Print out this 16×20-inch EJK Book Award poster to display in your library, classroom or bookstore.