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Hey, Let’s Read!
By Celeste Headlee & Whitney Chirdon
How do children’s books represent people of color? Authors and educators have organized a festival to raise awareness and celebrate books where children of color are heroes and heroines. “Hey, Let’s Read” is happening in Atlanta on May 20. We spoke with author Patrice McLaurin and KaCey Venning, executive director of the “Hey Let’s Read” event.