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I Love My Hair!

By Natasha Anastasia Tarpley (Board Book, 2003)
Now in a board book format--the bestseller that encourages young black children to not only feel good about their special hair but to also feel proud of their heritage. Full color. 11 spreads. Baby/Preschool.
  • Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
    • Format: Board Book

    • Price: $6.99 US/$9.99 CAN

    • ISBN-13: 9780316525589

    • On Sale Date: 11/01/2003

    • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

    Formats Available: Trade Paperback, Board Book

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Now in a board book format--the bestseller that encourages young black children to not only feel good about their special hair but to also feel proud of their heritage. Full color. 11 spreads. Baby/Preschool.

Natasha Anastasia Tarpley is the recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship and numerous other awards.

E.B. Lewis is the illustrator of two Corretta Scott King Honor Books, including The Bat Boy and His Violin by Gavin Curtis and Talkin' About Bessie: The Story of Aviator Elizabeth Coleman by Nikki Grimes
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  • I Love My Hair!:
    "A very special book about self-acceptance."
    -School Library Journal

    "Wonderful watercolor illustrations complete this sensitive, sweet story of learning to love yourself without compromise."
    -Chicago Tribune

    "A celebration of African American identity*Lewis's watercolors are masterful."
    -Booklist

    "[A] gracefully told story. Lewis's realistic watercolors take fanciful flight. Together, author and artist impart a reassuring message for all children about the importance of appreciating what they look like as part of who they are."
    -Publishers Weekly

    A 1999 Blackboard Children's Book of the Year
    A Black Caucus American Library Association Top Recommended Book



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  • Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
  • Price: $6.99 US/$9.99 CAN
  • Pages: 11
  • Physical Dimensions: 6" x 6"
  • ISBN-13: 9780316525589
  • On Sale Date: 11/01/2003