Children of the World
Innovative and inclusive, Children of the World empowers young readers to learn about children around the globe and ponder their own place in it. Created with the guidance of diversity specialists, this groundbreaking work of narrative nonfiction addresses the need for children’s books that depict diversity, while simultaneously demonstrating the interconnectedness and uniqueness of all people.
Written by Tessa Strickland, Kate DePlama and Illustrated by David Dean
For ages 3 – 10
About Barefoot Books
Barefoot Books has come a long way since starting their small home-based publishing house over 25 years ago. Since the beginning, they’ve wanted to create beautiful books that celebrate diversity, spark curiosity and capture children’s imaginations. Their mission has endured over the decades and feels more relevant today than it has ever been.
Barefoot Books has grown into a vibrant and diverse community focused on sharing books that inspire children to be compassionate, creative and curious.