One Love Based on the song by Bob Marley, Adapted by Cedella Marley, Illustrated by Vanessa Brantley-Newton (2014) – Board book
This is a story of a young brown girl who envisions a “new world” and makes plans to beautify her community park. She brings her neighborhood together to help transform the park that she renames “One Love Park.” Her community is full of many diverse faces, and they all happily work together to clean up the trash and plant new flowers and trees. Love the playful image of diverse kids on the cover art.
Take-away message: Find a way to turn your positive vision into a reality; you just might make the world a better place by doing so!
TAGS: Diverse Characters, Black, Nuclear Family, Female Lead, Bob Marley, Board Book
Also in the series:
Every Little Thing