Celebrate diversity and natural Black hair with this bright, joyful level 1 Step Into Reading book that will have girls everywhere repeating the book's chorus: "I love being me!"
Girls will love seeing strong, happy reflections of themselves in this vibrant, rhyming, Step 1 reader about the joy of being a girl. Full of positive affirmations and bright scenes of girls enjoying their favorite activities, such as
reading, soccer, cooking, swimming, and gardening, this easy reader promotes girls' self-esteem and smarts.
Step 1 Readers feature big type and easy words for children who know the alphabet and are eager to begin reading. Rhyme and rhythmic text paired with picture clues help children decode the story.
Look for all the books in the Happy Hair
• Happy Hair
• Cool Cuts
• I'm Growing Great
• I Love Being Me! (Step Into Reading)
MECHAL RENEE ROE
is a New York Times
#1 bestselling illustrator (for Superheroes Are Everywhere
by Vice President Kamala Harris) and a writer, designer, photographer, and entrepreneur. The HAPPY HAIR series was born out of a need to value her own natural hair and all its stages, while creating a foundation of self-love and positivity. Mechal’s hometown is University City, Missouri, and she currently lives in Atlanta. Follow Mechal on Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter at @happyhairgirls and learn more about her work at happyhairshop.com.