M Is for Melanin: A Celebration of the Black Child by Tiffany Rose
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M Is for Melanin: A Celebration of the Black Child
by Tiffany Rose

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    List Price: $17.99
    Format: Hardcover, 40 pages
    Classification: Nonfiction
    Target Age Group: Early Reader
    ISBN13: 9781499809169
    Imprint: Little Bee Books
    Publisher: Simon & Schuster, Inc.
    Parent Company: CBS Corporation
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    Book Description:
    "Contagiously upbeat, joyful, and positive … [C]herish this book." -Kirkus Reviews, STARRED REVIEW

    "A must-have for any library that is in need of books with positive representation for and about black children, as there is no other alphabet book quite like this one." -School Library Journal, STARRED REVIEW

    "A necessary, uplifting volume that celebrates ’black girl magic’ and ’black boy joy.’" -Publishers Weekly

    M Is for Melanin is an empowering alphabet book that teaches kids their ABCs and celebrates Black children!

    M is for Melanin
    shining in every inch of your skin.
    Every shade, every hue.
    All beautiful and unique.

    Each letter of the alphabet contains affirming, Black-positive messages, from A is for Afro, to F is for Fresh, to W is for Worthy. This book teaches children their ABCs while encouraging them to love the skin that they’re in.

    Be bold. Be fearless. BE YOU.

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