UPLIFTING THEMES:I Love Me! is a celebration of positivity and helps builds self-esteem at an early age. EDUCATIONAL HOOK:Teaches kids the days of the week in a fun and easy way. STRONG PLATFORM: Based in the UK, Dope Black Dads has more than 136,000 followers—and rising—on Instagram and Twitter. BACK MATTER: An author’s note provides suggestions for caregivers on how to best weave these affirmations into their daily routines.
From Marvyn Harrison, the founder of Dope Black Dads, and illustrator Diane Ewen, comes a joyful first book of positive affirmations. Every week, we choose words to help us feel brave, beautiful, and powerful! I Love Me! celebrates building confidence and self-esteem through uplifting statements that little ones and parents can say each day. The book’s days-of-the-week structure provides routine, and the colorful, exuberant illustrations add to the kid appeal. Also included is back matter with tips for caregivers on how to best put these affirmations into practice.