Waiting – and wondering why: Bintou’s Braids

Monday, August 28, 2006.

Bintou's BraidsAuthor: Sylviane A. Diouf
Illustrator: Shane Evans
Published: 2004 Chronicle Books (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0811846296

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Featuring beautiful women, a spunky little girl and lots of gorgeous hair, this richly illustrated story captures perfectly the frustration we can feel when life’s rules don’t make sense to us.

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[...] Mark speaks with Shane Evans (illustrator of Bintou’s Braids) about illustrating children’s books that focus on social justice and civil rights, and how he developed his skills as an illustrator. [...]

Comment by Carolina

March 8, 2008 @ 6:08 am

[b]I’m from Brazil and the Bintou’s story is one of my favorites books!! Great! My students love this little girl.

Hugs from Brazil!

Comment by Hairstyles

May 1, 2008 @ 1:28 am

Good book! Braiding is so IN right now!

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