Images matter. No one can escape the Presidential campaign process. Can a Black Kid be President - if you had to look at picture book covers to determine this? Are there titles you would suggest sharing with an African American child to give him or her a sense that she could indeed become the President of the United States of America?
- If I Ran for President by Catherine Stier, illustrations Lynne Avril
- Barack Obama: An American Story: An American Story by Roberta Edwards, illustrations by Ken Call. 48 pages.
- Jesse Jackson: A Voice for Change by Steve Otfinoski
- Shirley Chisholm for President--the story of Shirley Chisholm by Leonore K. Itzkowitz (1974) Wish I had a picture of this one!