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Baby Young, Gifted, And Black Board Book by Jamia Wilson and Andrea Pippins

Introduce your baby to Black excellence with this lyrical board-book. Includes a mirror at the back so young dreamers can see themselves next to their heroes.

Meet icons of color from past and present in this 
baby board book celebration of inspirational achievement. A collection of positive, yet simple, affirmations to encourage the next generation. Highlighting the talent of Black leaders and changemakers from around the world, young dreamers will develop confidence, self-assurance, and self-belief.
Created in the spirit of Nina Simone’s song “To Be Young, Gifted, and Black,” meet 
figureheadsleaders and pioneers such as Martin Luther King Jr. and Rosa Parks, as well as cultural trailblazers like Zadie Smith and athletes like Serena Williams. All children deserve to see themselves represented positively in the books they read.

Written by Jamia Wilson
Illustrated by Andrew Pippins

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