Meet the Authors
Written by Kristi Eddy, a Vice Principal and Mrs. California 2017, "Beauty Is" reflects the importance of crushing beauty standards while raising educational standards. This rhyming picture book takes readers on an adventure to "find" beauty where it matters most. Overcoming the pressure of beauty norms faced by girls of color is at the heart of the story and every page teaches the timeless lesson that beauty is undefined. In an age where looks are filtered and complexion is still colorized, "Beauty Is" inspires children see that beauty lies within us all.
ALA Unit/Subunit: ALA, UNO
Meeting Type: Meet the Authors
Cost: Included with full conference and exhibits only registration.