History in Action Toys turns historic icons into action figures! Instead of playing with fictional heroes, children can play with heroes that actually changed history. The site features Matthew Henson, Bessie Coleman, and Benjamin Banneker all transformed (in great detail), into collectable action figures.
Marvel’s newest genius is a young black girl who is a brave as she is brilliant. A perfect (and necessary) addition to any family library.
This New Jersey based clothing line is black owned and excellent. Full of vibrant colors and unique styles, you are sure to find something perfect for your little loved ones.
Cocoa Babies is another amazing clothing site for children of color! This clothing line features onesies, hoodies, t-shirts, and more with positive affirmations for little brown boys and girls. You can also customize onesies, order “Future Greek” baby apparel, and more!
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Let your child’s imagination run wild with this beautifully illustrated mystery. Written by Debbie Allen and illustrated by Kadir Nelson, this book is sure to become a family favorite.
This wonderfully written book by Ashley Bryan very simply teaches young children about the beauty of black people. In words that even young children can understand, Bryan teaches children to embrace their black skin, and ignore anyone who dare call their skin anything but beautiful.
These dolls are too perfect not to post. They come in a variety of skin tones and hair textures making them a great addition to any child’s doll collection.
Easily one of our favorite finds of the New Year! Grace & Elie is a unique clothing line that aims to bring African art and culture to modern day children’s wear. Their pieces are one of kind, colorful, and bold.
Shop around for yourself, you wont be disappointed!