Little Gumnut Co.

Just Like Me ~ by Vanessa Brantley Newton

$23.99

An ode to the girl with scrapes on her knees and flowers in her hair, and every girl in between, this exquisite treasury will appeal to readers of Dear Girl and I Am Enough and have kids poring over it to find a poem that''s just for them.

I am a canvas
Being painted on
By the words of my family
Friends
And community

From Vanessa Brantley-Newton, the author of Grandma''s Purse, comes a collection of poetry filled with engaging mini-stories about girls of all kinds: girls who feel happy, sad, scared, powerful; girls who love their bodies and girls who don''t; country girls, city girls; girls who love their mother and girls who wish they had a father. With bright portraits in Vanessa''s signature style of vibrant colors and unique patterns and fabrics, this book invites readers to find themselves and each other within its pages.