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Book and Activities: To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Harper Lee's Pulitzer Prize-winning To Kill a Mockingbird is a twentieth century classic. Find out how you can use the no

Dec 4 2020 1:27PM
Books to inspire activism - from toddlers to teens

We believe that children’s books are a perfect way to explore human rights, no matter how old you are. No idea is too weighty, even for a toddler, if it is communicated with skill.

Book and Activities: Hello! A Counting Book of Kindnesses

This Amnesty endorsed book for ages 2+ explores themes of migration, refuge and acceptance.

Mar 11 2020 9:49AM
Book Review: Paper Avalanche by Lisa Williamson

Henrietta Porritt reviews Paper Avalanche, a story that focuses on Ro Snow and her relationship with her mother who is an extreme hoarder.

Feb 4 2020 2:15PM
Use your right to peaceful protest, creatively!

An Amnesty collaboration, two beautiful new books take us on a visual journey through 100 years of peaceful protest.

Jan 31 2020 11:59AM
Perfect books to give

Sometimes it can be hard to choose gifts. The Amnesty team recommend books for children and adults, with human rights at their heart.

Jan 13 2020 10:26AM
Book review: Internment by Samira Ahmed

Madeleine Ross reviews Internment by Samira Hamed. The novel explores the possibility of American hard right policies coming to fruition. Hamed delivers a compelling and timely book.

Amnesty recommended titles

Discover Amnesty endorsed books, recommended graphic novels, best picture books and more.

Amnesty endorsed books 2019

This selection of inspiring and imaginative books, endorsed by Amnesty, are a powerful celebration of human rights and the values that underpin them.

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Top middle grade books

By Heather Anderson, publishing programme volunteer, Amnesty UK

Oct 28 2019 5:36PM
Countering toxic debate and hate crimes

"For Black History Month, I want to reflect on how ethnic representation in children’s books can help counter hostility and show us how diverse our communities really are" by Vini Lander, Professor at the University of Roehampton.

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