Content Warning: This book discusses colourism and could be an upsetting read for your child.
This black children’s book comes from Academy Award-winning actress, Lupita Nyong’o and illustrator, Vashti Harrison.
Sulwe’s skin is the colour of midnight. She’s darker than everyone in her family, and everyone at school.
All she wants is to be beautiful and bright, like her mother and sister.
Then a magical journey through the night sky opens her eyes and changes everything.