Happy hair

Mechal Renee Roe

Book - 2019

"A visual and rhyming celebration of African-American girls' hair"--

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Subjects
Genres
Stories in rhyme
Picture books
Board books
Published
New York : Doubleday Books for Young Readers [2019]
Edition
First board book edition
Language
English
Item Description
"Originally self-published in slightly different form in 2014."
On board pages.
Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 19 cm
ISBN
9780593173336
0593173333
Main Author
Mechal Renee Roe (author)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

A celebration of self-esteem and diversity depicts an assortment of strong African American girls and their beautiful braids, blowouts, puffs, and bantus.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Mechal Renee Roe, illustrator of Vice President Kamala Harris's Super Heroes Are Everywhere, creates a joyful, positive, read-together book celebrating girls with natural black hair that will have kids everywhere chanting: "I love being me!"Full 'fro, cute bow! I love being me! Smart girl, cool curls! I love being me! Girls will love seeing strong, happy reflections of themselves in this vibrant, rhythmic book full of beautiful Black hairstyles. From a cute crop to pom-pom puffs, adorable illustrations of girls with gorgeous braids, blowouts, and bantus grace each page, side by side with a positive message that will make girls cheer. It's a great read-aloud to promote self-esteem for girls of all ages, building and growing the foundation of self-love (and hair love!) and letting every girl know "You are made beautiful!"Look for all the books in the Happy Hair series:• Happy Hair• Cool Cuts• I Love Being Me! (Step Into Reading)• I'm Growing Great