I Look Up To...Oprah Winfrey
Juvenile: Age (years) from 0 - 3, Grade (US) to P
JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / General
Nov 05, 2019
7 x 7 x 0.57 in | 0.59 lb
Random House Children's Books
Random House Books for Young Readers
If you can see it, you can be it! Introduce your child to powerful feminist role models with this series of inspirational board books.
It’s never too early to introduce your child to the people you admire! This board book distills powerhouse guru Oprah Winfrey’s excellent qualities into an eminently shareable read-aloud text with graphic, eye-catching illustrations.
Each spread highlights an important trait, and is enhanced by a quote from Oprah herself. Kids will grow up hearing the words of this powerful, determined woman and will learn what YOU value in a person!
The I LOOK UP TO…series aims to shed a spotlight on women making a difference in the world today, and to encourage young kids to follow in their footsteps! Look for other books in the series about Michelle Obama, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Serena Williams, Malala Yousafzai, and Misty Copeland!
Series Overview: The I LOOK UP TO…series features living, woman role models and their inspiring characteristics. Pubplan (4 books per year): Fall 2018: Ruth Bader Ginsberg, Michelle Obama. Spring 2019: Malala Yousafzai, Serena Williams. Fall 2019: Oprah Winfrey, Misty Copeland.
DIVERSITY: this book contributes to our goal of publishing stories about people of color
THE MILLENNIAL BABY GIFT: The series features women in the zeitgeist whom millennials already admire
WOMEN ROLE MODELS: Millennials (and others!) are clamoring to fill the women-role-model void with books: the “Pink Wave”!
OPRAH is practically a HOUSEHOLD NAME: Oprah is held in great esteem for her acheivements in broadcast journalism, magazine publishing, and personal development.
COLLECTABLE, GRAPHIC ART: Fatti Burke is new to the American picture book world, and her style is incredibly fresh and attractive. This is art everyone will love, but that trendy parents in particular will want to be seen carrying.
NOT JUST FOR GIRLS! Millennial parents will want to share these stories of important figures with admirable qualities with their children of either gender.
Author Website: fattiburke.com
Author Social Media: (Twitter) @FattiBurke; (Instagram) @fattiburke