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Netflix is celebrating the Black experience and sparking important conversations about race, representation and self-love with its new children’s show, “Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices.” Marley Dias, a 15-year-old activist, author and founder of the #1000BlackGirlBooks campaign, serves as host and executive producer of the 12-episode series. “Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices” was created to amplify the power…

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Looking for a great children’s book for Easter? Whether you’re into the classics like The Easter Story or Pat the Bunny, or prefer a colorful collection stock full of crazy critters like Happy Easter, Little Critter or The Berenstain Bears, we’ve got you covered. For the best Easter books for preschool aged kids to early…

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Alicia Keys promotes first children’s book Singer and songwriter Alicia Keys, who’s expecting her second child with hit maker Swizz Beatz, appeared on “Live With Kelly & Michael” yesterday, Nov. 11, where she revealed that she is releasing a series of children’s books. In the first edition, Blue Moon: From the Journals of Mama Mae…

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Christopher Isaiah Penn, a four-year-old preschooler publishes his first book entitled, Guess Who, Mr. Dinosaur? Penn has already had his first book signing.  His favorite subject is talking about dinosaurs. He began drawing similarities between the features of dinosaurs and those of other, modern day animals. As he was drawing, he decided to write down his comparisons.…

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On the “A” w/Souleo … A young boy fights bullying while celebrating Basant, a springtime kite-flying festival in “King for a Day.” A group of kids transform their bodies into the letters A-Z in “AFRO-BETS ABC Book.” In each of these picture books none of the protagonists are white—representing a movement aimed at augmenting the…

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Ziggy Marley, Grammy-winning reggae singer and son of the legendary Bob Marley, has written his first children’s book.  Titled I Love You Too, the book was released on the Nook in early January and will be released on hardcover and iTunes on March 7. “This book is close to my heart because it was a spontaneous exchange…

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