WASHINGTON, D.C., USA — A great way to celebrate Black History is through literature. DC Public Library shares their tops picks for kids to read during Black History Month. 

Here is the list of the best books for kids and teens chosen by children's librarian Eboni Njoku:

  • "Dream Big, Little One" by: Vashti Harrison
  • "Underground" by: Shane W. Evans
  • "Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race" by: Margot Lee Shetterly
  • "Please, baby, please" by Spike Lee & Tonya Lewis Lee
  • "Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut" by: Derrick Barnes
  • "Freedom over me" by: Ashley Bryan
  • "New Kid" by Jerry Craft
  •  "Black Enough: Stories of Being Young & Black in America" by: Ibi Zoboi