PBS NewsHour

Bringing diversity and brown faces to children’s books

Clip: 06/28/2016 | 6m 25s

Celebrated writer Sherman Alexie has just published his first children’s book, “Thunder Boy Jr.” He talks with Jeffrey Brown as part of our series on great summer reads and makes the case that books for kids need to show more diverse faces — but are getting better.

Aired: 06/28/16

Rating: NR

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