I will read my new multicultural children’s book at the 10th Ann Arbor Book Festival, June 21st. USA is becoming more diverse but multicultural children’s books are on the decline. Malcolm is second book in series aimed at closing the 30 Million Word Gap by Age 3.
All of the things above are true. Malcolm Mows the Lawn, is my new multicultural children’s book, about a little boy who learns how earning money to buy toys can lead to fun-filled adventures with alligators, speed boats, baseball games, and lost puppies. It is written for ages 2 to 7, and shows how a boy of color juggles responsibility, courage and teamwork to become a hero, leading readers to ponder the question, “Who knew that doing chores to help Mom and Dad could be so exciting?” More