Magnificent Homespun Brown: A Celebration

magnificent homespun brown

Told by a succession of exuberant young narrators, Magnificent Homespun Brown is a story -- a song, a poem, a celebration -- about feeling at home in one’s own beloved skin.

With vivid illustrations by Kaylani Juanita, Samara Cole Doyon sings a carol for the plenitude that surrounds us and the self each of us is meant to inhabit. ---from the publisher

32 pages                        978-0884487975                    Ages 4-8

Keywords:  being yourself, believing in yourself, self acceptance, self love, self image, African American, diversity, diverse books, Character Building Curriculum, identity, belonging, individuality, poem

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This exploration of the natural world and family bonds through the eyes of a young mixed-race narrator is a living, breathing, dazzlingly multi-faceted, exuberant masterpiece, firmly grounded in her sense of self-worth and belonging.

If Walt Whitman were reborn as a vibrant young woman of color, this is the book he might write. America, we hear you singing! Samara Cole Doyon sings a carol for the plenitude that surrounds us and the self each of us is meant to inhabit.---from the publisher

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