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Mechal Renee Roe Special Storytime Event!

November 10, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Little Shop is so, so, SO excited to welcome author/illustrator Mechal Renee Roe to storytime on Sunday, November 10! Mechal’s picture book, Happy Hair, is an absolute joy, and we can’t wait to share it with you. Learn more about this important and adorable book below!

This event is free and open to all. Be sure to purchase a copy of Happy Hair from us to earn a place in the signing line!

More about Happy Hair:
African American girls and their beautiful hair are celebrated in this bright, joyful read-together picture book that will have girls everywhere repeating the book’s chorus: “I love being me!”

Full ‘fro, cute bow! I love being me! Smart girl, cool curls! I love being me!

African American girls will love seeing strong, happy reflections of themselves in this vibrant, rhythmic picture book celebrating the diversity of beautiful black hair. From a cute crop to pom-pom puffs, adorable illustrations of girls with gorgeous braids, blowouts, and bantus grace each page, side by side with a call-and-response affirmation that will make girls cheer. It’s a great read-aloud to promote self-esteem for girls of all ages, building and growing the foundation of self-love (and hair love!) and letting every girl know “You are made beautiful!”


November 10, 2019
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm