Hairs / Pelitos

People, Identity & Culture
Sandra Cisneros
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Dragonfly Books
People, Identity & Culture

In this bilingual picture book, a girl describes how each person in her family has a different hair type. She describes how their hair feels, looks and smells. The various hair types in this family, ranging from stiff to silky to sweet smelling, show the diversity among us.

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Ivy Aberdeen’s Letter to the World

Ashley Herring Blake

When a tornado rips through town, Ivy Aberdeen's house is destroyed and her family displaced. Ivy feels invisible and ignored in the aftermath of the storm—and what's worse, her notebook filled with secret drawings of girls holding hands has gone missing.

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