It is cruicial to teach children to stand up for what’s important, what they believe in. As they are sure to learn later in life, if you don’t advocate for yourself no one else will, and if you want something to change you can’t just sit around waiting for it to happen. Children must grow up with the strength and confidence to do what’s right, even (or especially) when it’s not easy. To help instil these lessons, check out this list of books that are sure to inspire the young activist inside the child in your life. As Mahatma Gandhi said, “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.”