Books for African American Girls

Big Hair, Don’t Care – Crystal Swain-Bates

By at July 23, 2014 | 3:13 am | 2 Comments

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Name of Book - Big Hair, Don't Care Author - Crystal Swain Bates Pages- 30 Great for ages 3 - 7 years This is a book of a few words, but the illustrations are worth a thousand! Pretty, positive, and plain ole preciousness describes the feelings that came over me while reading this feel-good-about-my-big-hair book. It has been a long time coming for little

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Say It, See It, Believe It – Cassandra Mack

By at May 1, 2014 | 12:28 pm | 0 Comment

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Name of Book: SayIt, See It, Believe It Author: Cassandra Mack Pages: 120 Great for girls 5-18 years(young ladies and women too) All of our actions begin with saying and seeing it, verbally and mentally and then sealing it with belief. That's all an affirmation is yet something seemingly so easy and simple is very powerful! This cute little activity journal is

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Hair Dance! – by Dinah Johnson & Kelly Johnson

By at April 15, 2014 | 8:33 pm | 0 Comment

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Title: Hair Dance! Author: Dinah Johnson & Kelly Johnson Level: Pre-school to 4th grade "Hair comes in all colors, textures and styles.  Whether it is cut long or short, in braids or cornrows, or left natural, it plays a big part in who we are and how we feel about ourselves.  Kelly Johnson's stunning photographs of girls wearing a range of hairstyles,

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The Adventures of Nurse Nicole – Nicole Brown

By at October 16, 2013 | 8:38 am | 0 Comment

The Adventures of Nurse Nicole

Name of Book: The Adventures of Nurse Nicole Author: Nicole Brown, MSN, RN Pages:  26 pages Reading Level: 3rd &  4th grade Let me elaborate on some super great points of fact regarding The Adventures of Nurse Nicole. The author is an African American mother of three children, a nurse educator,  and a Veteran of the United States Army.  Thank you so

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Graceful Gabby Finds Love in Blue – Crystal Marable

By at October 7, 2013 | 1:58 am | 1 Comments

Graceful Gabby Book Review

Title: Graceful Gabby Finds Love in Blue Author: Crystal Marable Level: 6-8 years This book serves as a great tool for helping young girls develop character and for teaching them the importance of gratitude. Graceful Gabby, as she is called by her Grandmother, is disappointed because she is getting a new room that is blue instead of her favorite color pink. 

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Children are Like Cupcakes – Ansaba Gavor

By at September 23, 2013 | 11:14 pm | 1 Comments

children are like cupcakes

Title: Children are Like Cupcakes Author: Ansaba Gavor Level: 2-5 years -20 Pages One of the workshops we like to host for our girls program is the pre-school Amazing Girls Book Club! We select themes that make it possible to do hands on activities for pre-school girls.  What better activity than to decorate cupcakes just the way you like them and then eat

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I Love You So Much… by Marianne Richmond

By at August 5, 2013 | 9:52 am | 0 Comment

I Love You So Much

Title: I Love You So Much Author: Marianne Richmond Interest Level:  2-6 years Reading level: 6-9 years Have you ever had your precious one ask the question, “ What is love?”  Usually it is in response to your endearing statement to them before bed, or when you drop them off to school.  Parents today use the words I love you more often than not. As a

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