Diverse reads for primary schools
Did you know that only 15% of children's books published in the UK in 2020 featured characters from an ethnic minority? The Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE)'s latest Reflecting Realities research highlights the continued lack of diversity in UK children's publishing. More so than ever, it's crucial to find books that represent the diverse and varied experiences and cultures of all pupils.
Browse books with authors and characters from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures below, as well as neurodiversity, disability and LGBTQ+.