Sulwe

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Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers,
Pub. Date:
[2019]
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Description
A New York Times bestseller! Recipient of a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor Award From Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o comes a powerful, moving picture book about colorism, self-esteem, and learning that true beauty comes from within. Sulwe has skin the color of midnight. She is darker than everyone in her family. She is darker than anyone in her school. Sulwe just wants to be beautiful and bright, like her mother and sister. Then a magical journey in the night sky opens her eyes and changes everything. In this stunning debut picture book, actress Lupita Nyong'o creates a whimsical and heartwarming story to inspire children to see their own unique beauty.
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ISBN:
9781534425361
Reading Level:
LG
Level 3.4, 0.5 Points
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subject_facet Blacks -- Kenya -- Fiction
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Picture books
Self-acceptance -- Fiction
Self-acceptance -- Juvenile fiction
Stars -- Fiction
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title_display Sulwe
title_full Sulwe / Lupita Nyong'o ; illustrated by Vashti Harrison
title_short Sulwe
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Self-acceptance
Stars