Racism and Intolerance uses relatable comparisons, carefully researched text, and striking illustrations to help kids understand the many difficulties that children just like them face in the world today.
Children can get answers to questions like: “What does it mean to be a racist–or intolerant?” and “How can I help?” Children will begin to understand the way others struggle with these issues and become empowered to make a difference.
This book is suitable for readers between 6 and 10 years of age.
Award-winning illustrator Hanane Kai uses a deft hand to create powerful illustrations that help children visualize the people impacted by poverty, hunger, war, racism, and more. All of the images are sensitively rendered and perfectly suited for younger children. This book is an excellent cross-curricular resource. Young Readers can use them to explore important issues and tie them into discussions about food, wealth, compassion, empathy, and current affairs.
Louise Spilsbury is a prolific children’s book author. She has written about subjects that range from science and geography to world affairs, social issues, art, history, and literacy. Louise is married to author Richard Spilsbury and has two children. She lives and works in Devon, U.K.
Hanane Kai is an award-winning illustrator who hopes to touch her audience with every illustration that she creates. In 2016, she won the prestigious Bologna Ragazzi New Horizons award for her work on the book Tongue Twisters.