Nonfiction > Picture > Family

John Agard

Wriggle Piggy Toes 

Maya Angelou 

Amazing Peace: A Christmas Poem 

Daniel Beaty 

Knock, Knock: My Dad’s Dream for Me

Gwendolyn Brooks

Bronzeville Boys and Girls

Deborah M. Newton Chocolate

My First Kwanzaa Book 


Nina Crews 

Sky-High Guy 

Christine King Farris 

My Brother Martin: A Sister Remembers Growing Up with the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Juwanda Ford 

K Is For Kwanzaa

Together for Kwanzaa 

Keith Fulton

Eloise Greenfield

Honey, I Love

Brothers & Sisters 


Honey, I Love and Other Poems 

Ella Grier 

The Seven Days of Kwanzaa 

Nikki Grimes

From a Child’s Heart 

Hopscotch Love

When Daddy Prays 

Barack Obama: Son of Promise, Child of Hope

Monica Gunning 

America, My New Home 

Crystal Hubbard

Catching the Moon: The Story of a Young Girl’s Baseball Dream 

Cheryl Willis Hudson

Hold Christmas in Your Heart 

Toyomi Igus 

Going Back Home: An Artist Returns to the South

Two Mrs. Gibsons 

Kai Jackson Issa

Howard Thurman’s Great Hope  

Synthia Saint James

The Gifts of Kwanzaa 

It’s Kwanzaa Time!: A Lift-the-Flap Story 

Angela Johnson

Daddy Calls Me Man

Dinah Johnson

All Around Town: The Photographs of Richard Samuel Roberts

Denise M. Jordan 



Deloris Jordan

Michael’s Golden Rules 

Baby Blessings: A Prayer for the Day You Are Born 

Did I Tell You I Love You Today? 

Ziggy Marley

I Love You Too

Fredrick L. McKissack Jr.

Kwanzaa-Count and Celebrate

Angela Shelf Medearis

Seven Days Of Kwanzaa 

Walter Dean Myers

Brown Angels: An Album of Pictures and Verse 

Barack Obama 

Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters

Ifeoma Onyefulu

Look at This!

Here Comes Our Bride!: An African Wedding Story 

An African Christmas 

Toni Trent Parker

Sienna’s Scrapbook

Andrea Davis Pinkney

Seven Candles for Kwanzaa

Tamara Pizzoli

Auntie Nappy: Lessons from the Beautiful Life Patterns Made by Nefeterius Akeli McPherson

A.P. Porter 

Kwanzaa (On My Own Holidays)

Hilda Robinson 

Didn’t We Have Fun! 

Sharon Robinson

Testing the Ice: A True Story about Jackie Robinson 

Under the Same Sun

Allison Samuels 

Christmas Soul: African American Holiday Stories

Ntozake Shange

Ellington Was Not a Street

Devon & Leah Still 

I Am Leah Strong

Dorothy S. Strickland

Families: Poems Celebrating the African American Experience

Clifton Taulbert 

Little Cliff and the Porch People

Joyce Carol Thomas 

I Have Heard of a Land

Hush Songs 

Dimitrea Tokunbo 

The Sound Of Kwanzaa

Justin Tuck 

Home-Field Advantage

Darwin McBeth Walton 


Donna L. Washington 

The Story of Kwanzaa