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Black Boy, Black Boy

By Stephanie Snyder, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 4+

A beautifully illustrated celebration of Black men and boys.

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This beautiful reminder of the powerful influence of Black men should be read by all. Black Boy, Black Boy is a compelling ode to dynamic Black men -- those who have already made a difference and those who are well on their way to changing the world. The colorful pages convey images of love, pride, and power. Through the repeated line "Dear boy, Black boy," young Black boys will be able to make connections to the loving calls to rise up and walk in their greatness, especially as they see their identities reflected in Ken Daley's vibrant illustrations. The biographies at the end provide a starting point for readers to learn more about these inspirational men in Black history.

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