"Camille Yarbrough is a poet, griot and storyteller who has crafted a special, rhythmic and moving story for you and yours. . . . The illustrations by Carole Byard dignify and give all due respect to the story." --Council on Interracial Books for Children
A Coretta Scott King Award Winner for Illustration
A Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies
I love being able to put this book up in my classroom. Several of the staff marvel at it. Thanks.Published 17 months ago by Souljournal
Kids love looking at the art work and seeing the different hair style that they wear when going to school.Published on May 26, 2013 by tishaa blackwell
Having a daughter who is often the only brown girl in class I had to teach her to love the skin she's in and that started with her hair. Read morePublished on April 5, 2013 by keisha P.