Post Tagged with: "children’s book"

Author Obioma Nwokolo (Photo via Forest Hills Times)

An African Princess Story to Inspire Girls

African, Queens, Youth December 1, 2017 at 5:07 pm

Obioma Nwokolo, a Forest Hills resident originally from Nigeria, shares with Forest Hills Times the book series and accompanying dolls she created to instill confidence in young girls.

Illustration by Trisha Hautea from the forthcoming book, "Pepper Zhang," written by Chinese-American lawyer Jerry Zhang. (Image via World Journal)

Chinese Lawyer Writes Children’s Book to Fight Stereotypes

Culture, East Asian, New York May 15, 2017 at 4:33 pm

Chinese-American lawyer Jerry Zhang saw a dearth of children’s books with Asian characters and decided to do something about it, World Journal reports.