Woke: A Young Poet's Guide to Justice is a collection of poems to inspire kids to stay woke and become a new generation of activists.
Historically poets have been on the forefront of social movements. Woke is a collection of poems by women that reflects the joy and passion in the fight for social justice, tackling topics from discrimination to empathy, and acceptance to speaking out.
With Theodore Taylor’s bright, emotional art, and writing from Mahogany L. Browne, Elizabeth Acevedo and Olivia Gatwood, kids will be inspired to create their own art and poems to express how they see justice and injustice.
With a foreword by best-selling author Jason Reynolds.---from the publisher
56 pages 978-1250311207 Ages 8-12
Keywords: poems, poetry, social justice, African American, women, empathy, acceptance, finding your voice, diversity, diverse books, 8 year old, 9 year old, 10 year old, 11 year old, 12 year old