Emerging author Tanya Terry published YOU ARE LOVED, a children's book for love and support
By: Olivia Almagro
With a growing number of successful women of color occupying various positions in government, entertainment, and business, young girls of color have more and more inspiration and representation in real life than ever. You Are Loved features adorable illustrations of a young African American girl drawn to a heart- warming story where she learns from her family and friends how much she is loved and supported.
"The book is dedicated to my parents because of the love and encouragement they showed me as a child," said Author Tanya Terry.
The idea to begin writing for children came to Tanya Terry. She dreamt that she had written a book, several ideas, and even the publisher with whom she would actually work. She believes it's important for young black and brown children to see themselves represented in stories. In addition to finding inspiration for some of her best work in her dreams, she also gets inspiration from her nephew. The next book she is currently working on is
"I hope little girls everywhere are able to embrace themselves and know that they are loved," said Author Tanya Terry.
ABOUT TANYA TERRY:
Tanya Terry is a woman of faith who has a heart for children and family. Her faith and passion for helping children inspired her to volunteer at the children's hospital near her home. Tanya hopes that all children know love and reach their full potential, and she strives to help them do so. This is her first book.
YOU ARE LOVED can be purchased at https://www.amazon.com/
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