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"[A] rallying cry for girls to reject limitations others might place on them and their dreams."―starred The Horn Book Magazine


"Once I dreamed I swam / the ocean / and saw everything deep, cool / and was part of the waves. / I swam on by the people / onshore / hollering, / 'A girl like you needs to / stay out of the water / and be dry / like everyone else.'"


Empower young readers to embrace their individuality, reject societal limitations, and follow their dreams. This inspiring picture book brings together a poem by acclaimed author Angela Johnson and Nina Crews's distinctive photocollage illustrations to celebrate girls of color.

A Girl Like Me - By Angela Johnson (Illustrations by Nina Crews)

$16.99 Regular Price
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