Just Like Me: Stories and Self-Portraits by Fourteen Artists

People, Identity & Culture
Author(s):
Harriet Rohmer
Age Group:
6-12
Publisher:
Children's Book Press
ISBN:
978-0516209388
Year:
People, Identity & Culture

This book highlights 14 artists who illustrate books for children to present themselves through both art and words. Representing the Hispanic, Black, Asian-American, Jewish, and Native American experiences, the contributors discuss important moments in their lives and how they became artists.

 

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Under My Hijab

Hena Khan

As a young girl observes six very different women in her life who each wear the hijab in a unique way, she also dreams of the rich possibilities of her own future, and how she will express her own personality through her hijab.

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