by Gabrielle Grimard
After moving to a new town, Lila can't wait to make friends at school. However, she's taunted by other students for her dark hair and dark skin. Every day on her way home, she sees a crow. At her lowest point of despair, a magical encounter with the crow opens Lila's eyes to the beauty of being different.and gives her the courage to proudly embrace her true self.
Target age: 5-8
About the Author:
Gabrielle Grimard has illustrated over 30 picture books, including When I Was Eight and Not My Girl for Annick Press. This is her first book as both author and illustrator. She lives in Quebec, Canada.