This beautifully illustrated, rhyming book is for kids over the age of 4 about a revealing conversation between a young Black boy and his Mother when she finds him playing dressup, trying on her fancy hats. The story captures a parent's loving guidance and the joy of a child finding emotional safety in being accepted in a home where he knows he belongs.
It's a story for the whole family. If you are looking for a way to talk with your child about feelings that should not make them feel scared, this bedtime story has tolerance and encouragement with a positive message on supporting a child to be their authentic self.
It is a gentle story showing a child's journey of open discussion about self discovery with a positive message of how empathy and understanding encourages confidence to embrace perceived differences. It starts off by setting the scene with an inviting closet full of fancy hats and ends in the most heartwarming way.