After completing his swim lessons and passing his swim test, Jabari is ready to jump off the diving board...or is he? He lets others go ahead of him in line, he stretches, he takes a tiny rest and finally, after some encouragement from his dad, Jabari jumps!
Based on the life and impact of Miss Josephine Carroll Smith, this book depicts a father and later his son, who are encouraged to put their gifts and dreams to good use!
I love this book! In fact, I think it is a wonderful gift idea for a newborn or a mom/dad-to-be! This is a beautiful prayer for the day that a child is born.
What a beautiful story written from a father's perspective as he watches his young daughter play a game of hide-and-seek in the light of the moon with her friends! "Little one, so calm and so happy, this is your night."
In this story a young boy wishes that he had a father. In fact, he tells him mom exactly what his father would be like if he did have one.
This a collection of poems celebrating dads, pops, fathers, poppas, and daddies! This book would make an excellent Father's Day gift!
This is a collection of poems celebrating African American fathers and the influence that they have over their families. The poems are coupled with the artwork of Javaka Steptoe.
Through a conversation between father and son, this book encourages readers to love themselves and know that they are perfectly designed.
A young boy from the Maasai culture in Africa asks his father, "Papa, do you love me?" The father explains all the ways he loves his son and all the things he would do for him.