by Natasha Anastasia Tarpley, illustrated by E. B. Lewis - £5.99 Back Bay Books (2004)
hardback ISBN 13: 9780316525589 | ISBN 10: 0316525588
First published in hardcover in 1998, and then in paperback in 2001, I Love My Hair! has sold remarkably well, and proved that there was indeed a demand for African-American children's books. Now in board book to reach an even younger audience! Now babies and toddlers can enjoy the best-selling I Love My Hair!
With whimsical, evocative text and expressive watercolor illustrations, this empowering book encourages young black children to not only feel good about their special hair but to also feel proud of their heritage.
(Price & availability last checked: April 2017)
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