The judges for this category will have a tough time choosing between these books: a natural historian, a former president and a Second World War veteran are just some of the authors on this list. Weaving a string between all of these books is the remarkable stories they tell and the important topics they tackle, from racism to climate change to hopefulness.
A useful guide into how to recognise your own privilege and understand how to challenge white supremacy.
Saad is a hugely prominent voice on Instagram, and her book is widely considered the go-to workbook to guide you through recognising your own privilege and combatting racism. Both informative and practical, it’s essential reading for anyone looking to become a truly anti-racist ally.
Use this workbook to help dismantle your own biases, with personal anecdotes and examples, digestible explanations and definitions, and further reading to continue your journey. Wherever you are on your quest to combat racism, this book can help.