Black Children's Books & Authors

"Black children need to see their lives reflected in the books they read. If they don't, they won't feel welcome in the world of literature. The lives of African-Americans are rich and diverse, and the books our children read should reflect that."- Valerie Wilson Wesley

"Most folks my age and complexion don’t speak much about the past. sometimes it’s just too hard to talk about…"

"Most folks my age and complexion don’t speak much about the past. sometimes it’s just too hard to talk about…"

(Source: CNN)

— 1 year ago
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