Grace loves to act out stories. Sometimes she plays the leading part, sometimes she is 'a cast of thousands.' When her school decides to perform Peter Pan , Grace is longing to play Peter, but her classmates say that Peter was a boy, and besides, he wasn't black... But Grace's Ma and Nana tell her she can be anything she wants if she puts her mind to it...
- Author: Mary Hoffman
- Illustrator: Caroline Binch
- Why we love it: This book is a great tool to introduce discussions on race and gender bias
- Paperback: 32 pages
- Reading Level: 5-8
- Dimensions: 26.9 x 0.7 x 21.3 cm