Just Us Books is an independent publisher of children’s books that celebrate the diversity of Black people, history, and culture. Founded in 1988 by Wade and Cheryl Hudson, its titles include board books, picture books, non-fiction, poetry, middle reader series, and novels for young adults. In 32 years of operation, Just Us Books has become an institution in children’s publishing and remains one of the nation’s few Black-owned presses. Just Us Books titles can be purchased wherever books are sold and through its website.
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