Diversity in Books: Ages 3-5
A mother shares with her daughter stories of the generations of women in their family as each individual has passed along the tales and a glittering necklace to her own daughter. Includes notes on the author's exploration of her ancestry.
In an accessible wordless picture book, Henry Cole reveals the story of a young Southern farm girl who discovers a runaway slave hiding behind the corn crib in the barn. This original story is filled with hope and love.
Roc and Roe, the twins of beloved celebrity couple Nick Cannon and Mariah Carey, put their own unique spin on the Christmas carol "The Twelve Days of Christmas."
Every night before she goes to bed, Keyana sits down between her mother's knees to have her hair combed. But no matter how gently Mama pulls, it sometimes still hurts! Keyana doesn't feel lucky to have such a head of hair, but Mama says she is because she can wear it any way she chooses.
Yoon's name means "Shining Wisdom," and when she writes it in Korean, it looks happy, like dancing figures. But her father tells her that she must learn to write it in English. In English, all the lines and circles stand alone, which is just how Yoon feels in the United States.
Bonjour! Hola! Konnichiwa! Children from all around the world say hello in their own language, each and every day. This special book captures the essence of culture and tradition with every warm greeting. Stunning paintings authentically represent diverse children and have a modern, contemporary feel.