As a new mum I’ve been on the lookout children’s books with diverse representation and messages to read to Sunny.
Most of my faves were presents from special honorary aunties and some I have ordered myself 👶🏼
A Ride on Mother’s Back by Emery Bernhard, Illustrated by Durga Bernhard (Gifted by my friend Tash at @42acresretreat)
The Arabian Nights written by my friend @wafatarn Wafa’ Tarnowska illustrated by Carole Henaff.
Everywhere Babies by Susan Meyers illustrated by Maria Frazee (Sunny’s current fave, thick pages good for teething 🦷)
How Stars Came To Be by Poonam Mistry @poonammistryart (stunning art)
You Belong gifted by @rachelplatten illustrated by Marcin Piwowrski
Hello, Mr Whale by Sam Boughton @samboughton (Gifted by Katie Smith)
Two more I’ve preordered from overseas but haven’t arrived yet are: