by Cozbi A. Cabrera - £16.99 Albert Whitman & Company (2018)
hardback ISBN 13: 9780807509234 | ISBN 10: 080750923x
After a day of being taunted by classmates about her unruly hair, Mackenzie cant take any more and she seeks guidance from her wise and comforting neighbor, Miss Tillie.
Using the beautiful garden in the backyard as a metaphor, Miss Tillie shows Mackenzie that maintaining healthy hair is not a chore nor is it something to fear. Most importantly, Mackenzie learns that natural black hair is beautiful.
(Price & availability last checked: June 2020)
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