The Dream Big, Little One Collection


By Vashti Harrison

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$34.00 CAD


Board book


Board book $27.00 $34.00 CAD

This item is a preorder. Your payment method will be charged immediately, and the product is expected to ship on or around December 12, 2023. This date is subject to change due to shipping delays beyond our control.

This irresistible collection by #1 New York Times bestselling creator Vashti Harrison is the perfect way to introduce little readers to inspiring leaders, thinkers, and dreamers in Black history. 

Beautifully illustrated and accessibly written, Dream Big, Little One; Think Big, Little One; and Follow Your Dreams, Little One are board book adaptations of the bestselling Little Leaders, Little Dreamers, and Little Legends books. These inspiring books highlight trailblazing Black women leaders, visionary Black creators, and exceptional Black men who changed the world—now available in a collection sure to inspire big dreams in the youngest readers, or any little leader in the making.

  • Praise for Dream Big, Little One:

    "Vashti Harrison's adorable, idiosyncratic drawings...are poster-worthy." O, the Oprah Magazine
  • Praise for Little Leaders:
     "A book of amazing, phenomenal women." The Daily Show with Trevor Noah "Little Leaders will undoubtedly inspire a new generation of high achievers." Shelf Awareness, starred review "Beautifully designed and chock-full of information, this is a fantastic survey of black women who made and continue to make history." School Library Journal, starred review "This book just begs to be picked up.... Purely magical. Perfect for exploring together at bedtime or for children to browse independently, a gorgeous invitation for children of all backgrounds, and especially for black girls, to learn about black women who were pioneers." Kirkus, starred review
  • Praise for Little Legends:

    An Amazon Best Book of 2019
    An Amazon Best Book for November 2019, Nonfiction for Kids

    An Amazon Best Book for October 2020, Baby to Age 2
    An Amazon Best Book of 2020

    "Inspiring and healing as it educates, this volume belongs beside its companion on every bookshelf." —Kirkus Reviews, starred review

    "This striking book will resonate with readers in search of biographies of pioneering black men in history." School Library Journal, starred review

    "Filled with wonder." The Morning Show, WNYC

On Sale
Dec 12, 2023
Page Count
78 pages

Vashti Harrison

About the Author

Vashti Harrison is the New York Times bestselling creator of Big, which was awarded the 2024 Caldecott Medal, a Coretta Scott King Book Award Author Honor, and a Coretta Scott King Book Award Illustrator Honor, in addition to being a National Book Award finalist. Vashti is also the #1 New York Times bestselling creator of Little LeadersLittle Dreamers, and Little Legends, and the illustrator of Lupita Nyong’o’s Sulwe (for which she received a Coretta Scott King Book Award Illustrator Honor), Matthew A. Cherry’s Hair Love, Andrea Beaty's I Love You Like Yellow, and Stephanie V.W. Lucianovic’s Hello, Star, among others. A two-time recipient of the NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literary Work for Children, Vashti lives in Brooklyn, New York, and invites you to visit her online @vashtiharrison or at

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