Jordan's Hair.

Author:Leslie, Jacqueline
Position:Brief article - Book review

Jordan's Hair by Ed and Sonya Spruill Illustrated by Stephen Mercer Peringer Judson Press, November 2005, $8, ISBN 0-817-01484-5

Jordan thinks he is bad because of his coarse hair and black skin. He feels betrayed by God because he does not resemble any of his classmates. With the support of his parents, grandfather and teacher, he learns there is nothing wrong with being different. The impressive illustrations on every page--big, bold and bright--make this an ideal book for readers ages four to eight. Parents can appreciate this easy-to-read book, which has...

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