Lulu's 28: African-American & Diverse Authors

Day 29🔭April 8: More Diverse Authors We Enjoy!

We enjoyed reading these eight diverse authors of children’s literature this week! A Night Out With Mama (2017) Author: Quvenzhané Wallis Illustrator: Vanessa Brantley-Newton 📚Written by Academy Award-Nominated young actress best known for her roles in, Annie and Beast of the Southern Wild, Wallis has written a book celebrating the special relationship between a mother and daughter! Join them on…

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Lulu's 28: African-American & Diverse Authors

Day 29🔭 March 31: More Diverse Authors!

This week we have enjoyed reading books by these diverse authors of children’s literature! Hey Black Child (2017) Author: Useni Eugene Perkins Illustrator: Bryan Collier 📚A truly inspirational and motivating book for all children! Affirming once again that they can learn, do and be whatever they put their mind to! Kenya’s Art (2016) Author: Linda Trice Illustrator: Hazel Mitchell 📚Children…

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Monthly Celebrations

14 Wonderful Women To Celebrate!

March is Women’s History Month! Here are some of the Wonderful Women we have read about and celebrated so far this month! 💫Ella Fitzgerald (Jazz Singer) Little Leaders • Vashti Harrison 💫Jane Goodall (Primatologist & Anthropologist) 💫Gwen Ifill (Journalist) 💫Ida B. Wells (Journalist & Activist) 💫Oprah Winfrey (Broadcast Journalist) Little Leaders • Vashti Harrison 💫Mary Jackson (Mathematician) 💫Kathryn Johnson (Mathematician)…

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