Hey Black Child

Book cover for Hey Black Child by Useni Eugene Perkins

Useni Eugene Perkins


Bryan Collier

Book Summary

Hey Black child,
Do you know who you are?
Who really are? Do you know you can be
What you want to be
If you try to be
What you can be?
This lyrical, empowering poem celebrates Black children and seeks to inspire all young people to dream big and achieve their goals.

Confidence, Love, Poem, Celebration, Poetry, Black

Age Range
Ages 4 to 8 (grades K-3)
Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Book Category
African Descent