Yaddo Reads: Mama's Home (Age 4-8)

Building community, sharing diverse stories, and inspiring children to read.

Our friend Naomi reads a preview from the story Mama's Home by written by Shay Youngblood and illustrated by Lo Harris. Enjoy this gorgeously illustrated picture book that is a powerful love letter to chosen families and the village that raises us. A young girl basks in the love of her community--which includes not only her mother but the many different women who make up her world.

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