Author: Cummings-Quarry, Melissa
Publication date: 30/09/2021
Imprint: Bloomsbury UK
Illustrator: Magbadelo, Dorcas
As a young Black girl, there is no limit to what you can achieve. You’ve just got to know how to shoot your shot. And that’s where GROWN comes in.
From how to care for your hair and lay the perfect edges, to finding your squad and freeing yourself from toxic relationships, to dealing with microaggressions, to making money moves and securing your dream job, GROWN is full of stories, advice and activities that will give you the skills to show up and show out, while making sure you always look on point.
GROWN is for Black girls everywhere. An ode to Black girlhood and a celebration of Black British culture, this debut book from the founders of the Black Girls’ Bookclub will empower a generation to chase their dreams, lift up other womxn and become unstoppable.