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.---from the publisher
40 pages 978-1499809169 Ages 3-6
Keywords: alphabet book, diverse books, diversity, African American, African American Author, self esteem, being yourself, believing in yourself, self respect, inclusivity, individuality, finding your voice, skin tones, acceptance, accepting others, Character Building Curriculum, Language Arts Curriculum, self image, self acceptance
"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