Written by Bell Hooks
Illustrated by Chris Raschka
This book celebrates the hair styles and hair textures of African American girls.
“Just all girl happy! Happy to be nappy hair.”
In all honesty, I had always had a negative image associated with the word “nappy” in regards to hair. However, this book encourages a positive connotation of the word and instills a sense of pride in beautiful, natural, black hair! Happy to Be Nappy!