The Kwanzaa Book List

Shabazz, Asase Ye Aseda First Fruits: A Guide to Celebrating Kwanzaa 2019 Ages 3-9

Bullard, Lisa My Family Celebrates Kwanzaa 2018 Ages 5-8

Ama Karikari-Yawson. Kwanzaa Nana is Coming to Town Milestales 2015 Ages 2 to 12

Henry, James and Proctor, John. Kwanzaa Klaus: The Night Before Christmas is JUST the beginning... 2014

Bullard, Lisa Kelvin’s Kwanzaa 2012 Ages 5-8

Carolyn B. Otto. Holidays Around the World: Celebrate Kwanzaa: With Candles, Community, and the Fruits of the Harvest. National Geographic Children's Books 2008 Ages 6 to 9

Marsh, Carole. Kwanzaa Activities, Crafts, Recipes, and More! 2003 Raabe, Emily. A Kwanzaa Holiday Cookbook (Festive Foods for the Holidays) 2003 Ages 4 to 8

Holub, Joan. Kwanzaa Kids. New York: Puffin Books, 2002. Ages 7 to 13.

Medearis, Angela Shelf. Seven Spools of Thread: A Kwanzaa Story. Morton Grove, IL: Albert Whitman, 2000. Ages 7 to 13.

Walton, Darwin McBeth. Kwanzaa. Austin, TX: Raintree Steck-Vaughn, 1999. Ages 7 to 13.

Johnson, Dolores. The Children's Book of Kwanzaa: A Guide to Celebrating the Holiday . New York, NY: Simon & Schuster, 1997, 1996.

Grier, Ella. Seven Days of Kwanzaa. Pictures by John Ward. New York: Penguin Book USA 1997. Ages 7 to 13.

Medearis, Angela Shelf. The Seven Days of Kwanzaa. New York: Scholastic Inc., 1994. Ages 8 to 13.

Hoyt-Goldsmith, Diane. Celebrating Kwanzaa. New York: Holiday House, 1993. Ages 8 to 13.

Saint James, Symthia. The Gifts of Kwanzaa. Morton Grove, IL: A. Whitman, 1994. Ages 4 to 9

Miller, Britt Eckland. Five Positive Plays for African American Children. Dallas, TX: Forward Communications, 1993. Ages10 to 13.

Pinkney, Andrea Davis. Seven Candles for Kwanzaa. New York: Dial Books for Young Reader: 1993. Ages 5 to 11

Porter, A. P. Kwanzaa. Pictures by Janice Lee Porter. New York: Carolrhoda Books, 1991. Ages 5 tol 1.

Walter, Mildred Pitts. Have a Happy.... Illustrated by Carole Byard. New York: Lothrop, 1989. Ages 8 to 12

Source: Auburn Research Library on African American Culture and History