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'Always with You, Always with Me' is a new children's novel by Kelly Rowland, which the Destiny's Child star is hoping will make things easier for those who can relate to the anxiety of leaving children when heading out to work.

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'Why?: A Conversation About Race' by actor Taye Diggs with illustrations by Shane W. Evans is an unvarnished look at social activism from the eyes of Black children as they struggle to understand demands for change.

A children’s book about Ruby Bridges integrating a New Orleans school has been labeled “critical race theory” by conservative parents in Tennessee, who claim that its portrayal of an angry white crowd treats white people too harshly and doesn’t show them being redeemed in the end.

New York Times best-selling author and actress, Gabrielle Union, has decided to take her talent to the world of children’s books. Her new book Welcome To The Party, illustrated by Ashley Evans, is inspired by the birth of her daughter Kaavia James and what her arrival meant to their family. “I’m so excited to be […]

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When he is not focused on winning on the court,  LeBron James is all about the kids. He has already established his successful I Promise school in his hometown of Akron,  Ohio and now he is working towards being an author. The three-time NBA champion will be releasing his own children’s book titled I Promise, CNN reports. “Books […]

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SAO PAULO (AP) — Kobe Bryant and Brazilian writer Paulo Coelho were working together on a children’s book, but the author of “The Alchemist” said he deleted the draft after Bryant’s death in a helicopter crash. The 72-year-old novelist told The Associated Press on Monday that the two men started discussing the project in 2016, when […]

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Only 13% of children's books published in the US in the last 24 years contain any kind of multicultural content. NABU Publishing is here to change that.

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Only 13% of children's books published in the US in the last 24 years contain any kind of multicultural content. NABU Publishing is here to change that.

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Lupita Nyong’o has released a new children’s book that she hopes will serve as a ‘mirror’ for dark-skinned children who don’t often see images of themselves in mainstream media. In a lengthy post on social media, Nyong’o shared her own experiences with colorism discrimination is why she wrote, “Sulwe,” which means ‘star.’ The Academy Award-winning actress said Sulwe […]

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Nas has a new release on the way, but it’s not an album. Through his new children’s brand, MAJR, he is releasing a children’s book titled I Know I Can, named after his son “I Can.” On the MAJR site, I Know I Can is described as “a children’s book series empowering kids to be whatever they […]

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NEW YORK (AP) — There is no muse like Dr. Seuss. An unfinished manuscript by the late children’s author is the basis for “Dr. Seuss’s Horse Museum,” coming Sept. 3. Random House Children’s Books announced Thursday that illustrator Andrew Joyner completed the text, which has a look “both subtly Seussian and wholly his own.” The […]