“A richly illustrated affirmation for Black children — especially boys. Stunning. Powerful. Timely. Illustrated inspiration at its best.” Horn Book
“The journey from beginning to end of the book sends a message that is nurturing, nourishing, loving, and reassuring, expanding and deepening the words of the movement it echoes… A gem for every household.” KIRKUS
A lyrical, heart-lifting love letter to black and brown children everywhere. A poignant, timely and emotionally stirring picture book, an ode to black and brown children everywhere, 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.