Review: Lotus Bloom and the Afro Revolution by Sherri Winston
Lotus Bloom and the Afro Revolution
Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books
Published September 6, 2022
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About Lotus Bloom and the Afro Revolution
From the beloved author of President of the Whole Fifth Grade, a story about a young Black girl who summons the courage to fight against a racist dress code-and stand up for herself.
Twelve-year-old Lotus Bloom is a free spirit with a mega-‘fro she’s affectionately named “the wooly mammoth.” A talented violinist, she just switched from her inner-city school to a fancy arts academy. Her best friend Rebel is quick to point out the funding disparities between schools, and urges Lotus to … Continue reading