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'Love,' by Matt de la Peña (c) Loren Long, courtesy of Penguin Young Readers hide caption

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Picture Book Author Says 'I Had To Be Real' When Writing 'Love'

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A Birthday Cake for Washington has been the subject of much criticism because it portrays slaves as being happy. Scholastic hide caption

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Teaching Kids About Slavery: Picture Books Struggle With The Task

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On Board A City Bus, A Little Boy Finds The Route To Gratitude

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