Hair comes in all colors, textures, and styles. Whether it is worn long or short, in braids or cornrows, or left natural in an Afro, hair plays a big part in who we are and how we feel about ourselves.
In this inspiring book, Kelly Johnson's stunning photographs of girls wearing a range of hairstyles and the lyrical words of Dinah Johnson's poem celebrate African American hair in all its radiant variety.
Hair Dance! is a 2008 Bank Street - Best Children's Book of the Year.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - matthewbloome - LibraryThing
I could read this to my niece and I'm sure she would really enjoy this. I just wish that there was more colorful language from Dinah Johnson in it. It was probably written to be read by a younger ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - bplma - LibraryThing
Vibrant photogragh's lovingly portray young black girls enjoying all their different types of hair. A self esteem hair book with great, fun photos and poetic (if simple) sentances, this one comes with a source list of black hair resources for children and adults. Read full review