Parents' Guide to

Boy Dad

By Diondra Brown, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 3+

Beautiful celebration of Black fatherhood and Black sons.

Boy Dad Book Cover: Black father flexes arm muscles while standing behind his young son, who's doing the same pose

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This book is enjoyable, heartwarming, and fun. Boy Dad truly celebrates the special connection that a father shares with his son. The characters in the book are all Black, challenging stereotypes about absent fathers or fathers who don't encourage vulnerably sharing your emotions. The book's soft images bring a sense of warmth to the pages, and the author's upbeat rhymes are sure to capture the attention of young readers. Boy Dad recognizes the value of engaged, loving fathers.

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