Multicultural Literature for Young Adults

Literature for middle grades and high school teens to offer ideas for how secondary and high school teachers can incorporate multicultural literature across the curriculum.

Auuthors and Ilustrators

African American Authors and Illustrators                                   Asian American Authors and Illustrators

  • Walter Dean Myers                                                                          Allen Say
  • Jason Reynolds                                                                               Cynthia Kadohata
  • Kekla Magoon                                                                                  Dan Santat
  • Jerry Pinkney                                                                                   Gene Luen Yang
  • Faith Ringgold                                                                                  Lenore Looke
  • Rita Williams Garcia                                                                         Lin Grace
  • Nikki Grimes                                                                                     Linda Sue Park
  • Andrea Davis Pinkney                                                                      Lisa Yee
  • Brian Collier                                                                                     Stacey Lee
  • Jacqueline Woodson                                                                        Wendy Shang
  • Kwame Alexander                                                                            Thanhha Lai
  • Kadir Nelson                                                                                     Laurence Yep
  • Marilyn Nelson
  • Sharon Draper
  • Christopher Myers                                                                          

Latino American Authors and Illustrators                                                      Native American Authors and Illustrators