Happiest of Pub Days to Marley Dias! The #1000BlackGirlBooks creator’s debut ☛MARLEY DIAS GETS IT DONE: AND SO CAN YOU! [pub: Scholastic Press] arrives in book stores and on e-readers today! Interested in meeting this young activist in person? Click here for book tour deets.
In this accessible “keep-it-real” guide, Marley explores activism, social justice, volunteerism, equity and inclusion, and using social media for good. Drawing from her experience, Marley shows kids how they can galvanize their strengths to make positive changes in their communities, while getting support from parents, teachers, and friends to turn dreams into reality. Focusing on the importance of literacy and diversity, Marley offers suggestions on book selection, and delivers hands-on strategies for becoming a lifelong reader.