My Take on the Diversity Gap in Children’s Literature I’m really excited to have a feature article in the February 2016 issue of Story Monster’s Ink – a terrific magazine all about children’s books. The topic coincides with Multicultural Children’s Book Day happening on January 27, 2016!
Parents, teachers and librarians concerned about the lack of diversity in children’s books will welcome I Want Cake! This intergenerational picture book features three real-life siblings as they venture through their real-life multicultural neighborhood looking for cake for breakfast. It will be released November 12, 2015, by Story Quest Books. The story, for children ages 4-8, begins with 6-year-old Leen… Read More
I’m so excited that Story Quest Books is now a proud sponsor of the Multicultural Children’s Book Day (MCCBD) Event – January 27, 2016. About Multicultural Children’s Book Day (MCCBD) “Our mission is to not only raise awareness for the kid’s books that celebrate diversity, but to get more of these of books into classrooms and libraries.” To fulfill… Read More