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Where to find a diverse summer reading list for kids

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Cover of the book "The Hula-Hoopin' Queen."
Lee & Low Books

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When you’re compiling your summer reading list, you can’t forget about the kids.

But in diverse areas of the country like Southern California, children will be hard pressed to find a kids’ books where the characters on the page look like them. However, there’s a vibrant part of the publishing world devoted to diverse children’s books by diverse authors.

Louise May, editorial director of Lee and Low books, joins Take Two to explain why these books are important to kids.