Tiara has a gift for storytelling; her momma has a gift for making hats. When a new store opens that sells cheaper hats, Momma has to set her dreams aside, but Tiara has an idea for helping Momma’s dreams come true again.
Families are unique and have different expectations for the books they choose to read. The following is a list of concepts included in this book that some parents may wish to seek out or avoid.
Note that this list is not exhaustive and there may be concepts in this book that are not included or have been insufficiently or incorrectly detailed here.
This touching story of a mother who lost the work of her dreams and a daughter who wanted to help her momma follow her dreams again is filled with thoughtfulness and personality.
NICOLE TADGELL was born in Detroit and studied art at Wheaton College in Norton, Massachusetts. She has worked on more than twenty books and other projects for kids, including With Books and Bricks, Real Sisters Pretend, and Friends for Freedom. She lives in Grafton, Massachusetts.
For my children, who love to rock hats. For my mom, who bought me my first one. And for Aunt Anna, Ms. Betty, and the generations of Black milliners whose hats dazzle and inspire.
For YOU! Be creative, be generous, be empathetic. Rock your day, every day.