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Layla's Happiness, by Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie

Layla's Happiness, by Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie

Enchanted Lion Books

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Spirited and observant, Layla’s a child who’s been given room to grow, making happiness both thoughtful and intimate. It’s her dad talking about growing-up in South Carolina; her mom reading poetry; her best friend Juan, the community garden, and so much more. Written by poet Mariahadessa Ekere Tallie and illustrated by Ashleigh Corrin, this is a story of flourishing within family and community.

2020 Ezra Jack Keats Award, for illustration

2020 Ezra Jack Keats Honor, for writing