Children's reading lists

Best children’s books that celebrate difference

Everyone is different, and that should be celebrated. But sometimes people who have disabilities or who may be considered outsiders have tough experiences. These uplifting stories of bravery and self-confidence will help us all learn that kindness and friendship go a long way.

Puffin team
A picture of a several different books that celebrate difference on a green and pink background featuring white doodles
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