Debut author-illustrator Sharee Miller's self-affirming picture book, Princess Hair, celebrates different shapes, textures, and styles of black hair. From dreadlocks, to blowouts, to braids (and more!), Miller shines a spotlight on the beauty and diversity of black hair with playful, colorful illustrations and an endearing text with great read-aloud quality...
Princesses with head wraps take long naps.
Princesses with curls wear pearls.
And princesses with teeny-weeny afros wear teeny-weeny bows.
The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) is the only national museum devoted exclusively to the documentation of African American life, art, history, and culture. There are nearly 37,000 objects in the museum's collections.
Paperback. 32 pages. 11" x 8.5". Age range: 4-8 years old.