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Sulwe

Sulwe

Book by Lupita Nyong'o
4.8/5 ˇ Barnes & Noble 4.6/5 ˇ Goodreads
Sulwe is a children's fiction picture book by actress Lupita Nyong'o. It follows the story of a young girl who wishes for her dark skin to be lighter. The story is ultimately about colorism and learning to love oneself, no matter one's skin tone. Wikipedia
Originally published: October 15, 2019
Illustrator: Vashti Harrison
Publisher: Simon & Schuster
Genres: Children's literature and Fiction

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Sulwe just wants to be beautiful and bright, like her mother and sister. Then a magical journey in the night sky opens her eyes and changes everything. In this ... Date of first publication: October 15, 2019
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Sulwe is a children's fiction picture book by actress Lupita Nyong'o. It follows the story of a young girl who wishes for her dark skin to be lighter. The story is ... Pages: 48 pages Cover artist: Vashti Harrison Author: Lupita Nyong'o Genre: children's literature
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Sulwe prays for lighter skin and the ability to make friends and not be teased. Her mama tells her the most beautiful story or legend of daylight and nighttime. The ...
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From Academy Award-winning actress Lupita Nyong'o comes a powerful, moving picture book about colorism, self-esteem, and learning that true beauty comes ...
Sulwe, the story of a young black girl dealing with issues of colorism and self- esteem, is based on Lupita's Ngong'o's own life growing up as a dark-skinned girl .