Top 10 Activism Books

    Elizabeth Leads the Way
    6.5
    01
    Elizabeth Leads the Way
    Written by Tanya Lee Stone & illustrated by Rebecca Gibbon
    Emmeline Pankhurst
    6.0
    02
    Emmeline Pankhurst
    Written by Lisbeth Kaiser & illustrated by Ana Sanfelippo
    Let the Children March
    5.8
    03
    Let the Children March
    Written by Monica Clark-Robinson & illustrated by Frank Morrison
    The Youngest Marcher
    5.3
    04
    The Youngest Marcher
    Written by Cynthia Levinson & illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton
    Me . . . Jane
    5.1
    05
    Me . . . Jane
    Written and illustrated by Patrick McDonnell
    A Sweet Smell of Roses
    5.0
    06
    A Sweet Smell of Roses
    Written by Angela Johnson & illustrated by Eric Velasquez
    I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark
    5.0
    07
    I Dissent: Ruth Bader Ginsburg Makes Her Mark
    Written by Debbie Levy & illustrated by Elizabeth Baddeley
    If You're Going to a March
    4.8
    08
    If You're Going to a March
    Written by Martha Freeman & illustrated by Violet Kim
    Love Will See You Through
    4.5
    09
    Love Will See You Through
    Written by Angela Farris Watkins & illustrated by Sally Wern Comport
    Peaceful Fights for Equal Rights
    4.3
    10
    Peaceful Fights for Equal Rights
    Written by Rob Sanders & illustrated by Jared Andrew Schorr

These children's books can help you teach your young reader about the impact individuals can have on the world around them. These books capture powerful examples of individuals who brought about change and present their stories in a memorable way and in an understandable manner.

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4.0
The Cart That Carried Martin
3.8
Martin Rising
Herstory
Ella Queen of Jazz
Voice of Freedom: Fannie Lou Hamer, The Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement
Malala: Activist for Girls’ Education
When Martin Luther King Jr. Wore Roller Skates
This Little Trailblazer: A Girl Power Primer
6.8
female role modelshistorical figures
Maya Angelou
6.4
I Have a Dream
6.1
The House That Jane Built
6.0
Pies from Nowhere: How Georgia Gilmore Sustained the Montgomery Bus Boycott
6.0
The Stars Just Up the Street
5.8
Rosa Parks
5.8
Greta and the Giants: inspired by Greta Thunberg's stand to save the world
5.8
Amazing Grace
5.6
Maya Angelou
5.5
I Am Rosa Parks
5.5
The Smallest Girl in the Smallest Grade
5.4
We March
4.0
What Do You Do with a Voice Like That?
3.0
Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History
Ballots for Belva
Martin & Mahalia: His Words, Her Song
Martin and Anne
Night on Fire
Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls
7.0
Emmeline Pankhurst
6.6
Dough Knights and Dragons
6.3
Box: Henry Brown Mails Himself to Freedom
6.0
She Persisted
5.8
111 Trees: How One Village Celebrates the Birth of Every Girl
5.8
Malala's Magic Pencil
5.8
I Am Helen Keller
5.8
Brown Girl Dreaming
5.5
Before She Was Harriet
5.5
This Little Dreamer: An Inspirational Primer
5.4