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I'm A Pretty Little Black Girl! (The I'm A Girl Collection)
The I'M A PRETTY LITTLE BLACK GIRL!" book follows the character "Mia" as she wakes up to see her disheveled hair "just-a going every which-a ways!", but instead of feeling like it is a bad thing, she looks at just the way she is and states, "I''m a Pretty Little Black Girl!" She tells of friends of all shades of brown and different hair textures who she celebrates as other ...more
Kindle Edition, 36 pages
Published December 17th 2012
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This is a lovely little book, which in a round about way celebrates diversity within the black community. The illustrations are bright and engaging, showing the happiness of a young child as she views the world around her. One of the greatest disappointments in the black community is centered around hair. What is good hair? and, what isn't? this book also covered the various shades of people of African descent that can be found in a small area. This little girl is astounded by the diversity ...more
This was a great book on self-esteem. We have to start early talking to our babies, letting them know that they are beautiful. That African Americans range in the lightest of light, to the blackest of black and many colors in between. Regardless of our skin tone we have to accept people for who they are. Skin color does not determine ones character.