My Hair Is a Garden
by Cozbi A. Cabrera, Illustrated by Cozbi A. Cabrera
Publication Date: Apr 01, 2018
List Price: $16.99 (store prices may vary)
Page Count: 32
Imprint: Albert Whitman & Company
Publisher: Albert Whitman & Company
Parent Company: Albert Whitman & Company
After a day of being taunted by classmates about her unruly hair, Mackenzie can’t take any more. On her way home from school, she seeks the guidance of her wise and comforting neighbor, Miss Tillie. Using the beautiful garden in her backyard as a metaphor, Miss Tillie shows Mackenzie that maintaining healthy hair is not a chore nor is it something to fear. But most importantly, Mackenzie learns that natural black hair is beautiful.
- Juvenile Fiction / Health & Daily Living / Daily Activities
- Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / United States / African American
- Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Bullying
- Juvenile Fiction / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
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