Rockport Public Library

Stand up and speak out against racism, Yassmin Abdel-Magied ; illustrated by Aleesha Nandhra - paperback

Illustrator
Contributor
Summary
"A vital and vibrant book answering real children's questions about racism, giving them the confidence and the tools to work towards a fairer society for all. Using questions canvassed from children around the UK as her framework, writer, engineer and broadcaster, Yassmin Abdel-Magied gives clear context to the racism that persists today and shows how to recognize, resist and disrupt racist conversations and attitudes. Yassmin creates a safe space for exploring an emotive and important topic. Her friendly, assured tone de-stigmatises any feelings young readers might have, while illustrations and infographics from Aleesha Nandhra provide a fresh way for readers to approach this complex issue. Ideal as a way to open the conversation with readers aged 9 and up, nurturing compassion, encouraging ways to create change and giving them the confidence to challenge inequality and strive towards racial justice for everyone"--Publisher's description
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Edition
First US edition.
Note
Includes index
Physical Description
127 pages, color illustrations, 23 cm
Isbn
9781406393712

Library Locations

  • Rockport Public Library

    17 School Street, Rockport, MA, 01966, US
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