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From kids to grownups, here are some books to reach for during Black History Month and beyond.

Erased. Ignored. Hidden. Underappreciated. No longer.
Delve into the unique, inspiring, and world-changing history of Black people with Timelines From Black History: Leaders, Legacies, Legends. Stacked with facts and visually vibrant, this collection is an unforgettable and accessible hive of information on the people and the issues that have shaped Black history.

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This charming retelling of a West African story by award-winning author Taiye Selasi teaches readers about the dangers of greed, and the importance of being kind. Tinuke Fagborun's colorful illustrations bring the magic and wonder of the tale to life.

Imagination is a superpower that unlocks endless possibilities, and all by asking one simple question: what if? Written by legendary actor and director LeVar Burton to be an introduction on the topic for kids, this is one conversation that's never too early to start.

Travel with artist Faith Ringgold from Harlem, New York, to Europe, Ghana, and Nigeria, and learn what led her to mix different media and craft powerful stories into quilts. After reading, kids can pick a cause they care about and try combining it with fabric or sculpture to make their own artwork!

Adopt a hip-hop mindset to become the best version of yourself with this book of 50 must-read lessons on creativity and self help. This is a must-have volume for fans of hip-hop, as well as individuals with an interest in positive thinking, wellness and self-help.

Discover the incredible life story of Barack Obama, who became the first African American president of the USA. Children can learn all about Obama's remarkable journey, from his unsettled early childhood, through to his struggle to find a meaningful first job as a young man in this gripping true life story to inspire young readers.

In this collection of true stories, 17 critically acclaimed and bestselling YA authors get real about being an ally, needing an ally, and showing up for friends and strangers. From raw stories of racism and invisible disability, to powerful moments of passing the mic, these authors share their truths.

Learn about Black History in this overview guide to the subject, great for novices looking to find out more and experts wishing to refresh their knowledge alike! The Black History Book brings a fresh and vibrant take on the topic through eye-catching graphics and diagrams to immerse yourself in.

We Go High brings together the inspiring stories, motivational quotes, and personal philosophies of 30 influential women of color —from activists to scientists, artists to sporting icons — who have sought to overcome challenges in their lives.

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Korea is a global phenomenon. K-pop tops the charts, kimchi spices up meals and K-drama dominates TV screens. Now, it’s time to discover more of the country and culture that’s captivated the world.

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Whether you're dreaming about your first journey, revisiting the trip of a lifetime or simply in love with all things Japan, this book will transport you to this fascinating country.

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Plan your perfect trip and enjoy a European adventure by train with this inspiring and practical guidebook with 50 hand-picked itineraries.

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Distinguished by rust-red canyons, snow-capped peaks and silent forests, the USA National Parks are yours to roam. Immerse yourself and find out what makes them unique.

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Take a loop around stunning Lake Bled, jog along a section of China’s famous Great Wall or tackle the historic Boston Marathon in Run, celebrating 100 of the world’s most amazing races and routes.

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Ride: Cycle the World

Power up mountain passes in Italy’s Dolomites, tackle Bolivia’s infamous Death Road or go island-hopping in Japan: Ride takes you around the world in search of adventure on two wheels.

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Lace up your boots for an adventure on the world's best hiking trails. Featuring 125 of the most spectacular walking trails across the globe, Hike is the ultimate inspiration for travelers to explore under their own steam.

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Discover when to explore Costa Rica's rainforests, journey into the clouds in Nepal or gaze at the saw-toothed crags of Canada's Rocky Mountains in this breathtaking guide to over 100 destinations.

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Bursting with beautiful photography, this alternative bucket list takes some of the world's best-known sights, experiences and destinations and reveals more than 100 fascinating alternatives.

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Beyond Boston's rich history and world-famous universities are experimental breweries, super-cool jazz clubs and design-led jewelry stores that locals love - and that's where this book takes you.

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Book cover of Paris Like a Local: By the People Who Call It Home

Paris is so much more than the Louvre and Champs-Élysées. Turn the pages to discover funeral parlors hosting Tai Chi classes, barge bars with live jazz bands, and Rasta restaurants plating up incredible vegan fare.

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Book cover of London Like a Local: By the People Who Call It Home

You won't find the London Eye or Buckingham Palace in these pages, because that's not where Londoners hang out. Instead, you'll meet the locals at hidden record shops, cosy pubs and indie galleries - and that's where this book takes you.

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