Follow Your Dreams, Little One (Board book)
About the Author
Vashti Harrison, is the New York Times bestselling author-illustrator of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History and Little Dreamers: Visionary Women Around the World. She is an artist and filmmaker with a passion for storytelling. She earned her BA in studio art and media studies from the University of Virginia and her MFA in Film/Video from CalArts, where she snuck into animation and illustration classes to learn from Disney and DreamWorks legends. There, she rekindled a love for drawing and painting. Now she uses her love of both film and illustration to craft beautiful stories for children.
An Amazon Best Book of 2019
An Amazon Best Book for November 2019, Nonfiction for Kids
An Amazon Best Book for October 2020, Baby to Age 2
An Amazon Best Book of 2020
* "Inspiring and healing as it educates, this volume belongs beside its companion on every bookshelf."—Kirkus Reviews, starred review
* "This striking book will resonate with readers in search of biographies of pioneering black men in history."—School Library Journal, starred review
* "Inventors, authors, musicians, activists and others come to life."—Shelf Awareness, starred review
"Celebrate[s] boys and men."
—Wall Street Journal
"Filled with wonder."
—The Morning Show, WNYC
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