by Tami Charles, illustrated by Bryan Collier - £17.99 Scholastic US (2020)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781338574852 | ISBN 10: 133857485x
A lyrical, heart-lifting love letter to black and brown children everywhere.
Discover this poignant, timely and emotionally stirring picture book, an ode to black and brown children everywhere that is full of hope, assurance and love. Tami Charles pens a poetic, lyrical text that is part love letter, part anthem, assuring readers that they always have, and always will, matter.
Accompanied by illustrations by renowned artist Bryan Collier, All Because You Matter empowers readers with pride, joy and comfort, reminding them of their roots and strengthening them for the days to come.
Lyrical, personal and full of love, All Because You Matter is for the picture book audience what The Hate U Give was for YA: a conversation starter, a community touchstone and a deep affirmation of worth for the young readers who need it most.
Recommended for readers aged 4-8
(Price & availability last checked: February 2022)
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