Hey Black Child Book Event with Eseni Eugene Perkins and Pe'Tehn

Hey Black Child Book Event with Useni Eugene Perkins and Pe'Tehn

Wednesday, December 13, 7 pm OFFSITE AT EVANSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY

Meet poet Useni Eugene Perkins, author of the beautiful children's book Hey, Black Child!, which contains Perkins' lyrical, empowering classic poem that celebrates black children and inspires all young people to dream big and achieve their goals. Also part of this exciting program will be 5-year-old Pe'Tehn who wowed audiences with her performance of the poem on Steve Harvey's Little Big Shots (her video went viral with over 2.7 million views)! Bookends and Beginnings will be on hand to sell copies of the book, which includes gorgeous art from the legendary award-winning illustrator Bryan Collier. Register online, in person, or by phone at 847-448-8610.

Event date: 
Wednesday, December 13, 2017 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Event address: 
Evanston Public Library
Evanston, IL 60201
Hey Black Child Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316360302
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - November 14th, 2017