Lai, Thanhha. Inside Out & Back Again. Harper Collins, 2011.
Nelson, Kadir. Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans. Illustrated by Kadir Nelson. Baltzer & Bray, 2011.
Illustrated by Kadir Nelson
Ramsey, Calvin Alexander and Stroud, Bettye. Belle, The Last Mule at Gee’s Bend: A Civil Rights Story. Illustrated by John Holyfield. Published by Candlewick, 2011. Honor Book for Younger Children, 2012.
Illustrated by John Holyfield
Hines, Anna Grossnickle. Peaceful Pieces. Illustrated by Anna Grossnickle Hines. Henry Holt and Co, 2011.
Illustrated by Anna Grossnickle Hines
Conkling, Winifred. Sylvia & Aki. Tricycle Press, 2011.
Roth, Susan L. and Trumbore, Cindy. The Mangrove Tree: Planting Trees to Feed Families. Illustrated by Susan L. Roth. Lee & Low, 2011.
Illustrated by Susan L. Roth