Not My Idea: A Book about Whiteness

Regular price $ 18.95

by Anastasia Higginbotham

Dottir Press

9/4/2018, hardcover

SKU: 9781948340007


A young white girl, with the help of her mother, struggles to understand the whys and hows of racism and white supremacy and its long history in the United States, as well as the efforts to combat it.

Every page is beautifully illustrated using found materials. Part of the Ordinary Terrible Things series.

Target age: 8-12


"Quite frankly, the first book I've seen that provides an honest explanation for kids about the state of race in America today." --Elizabeth Bird, librarian

"A necessary children's book about whiteness, white supremacy, and resistance... Important, accessible, needed."-- KIRKUS REVIEWS