Book cover for David Heredia's "Little Heroes of Color," featuring colorful, cartoonish illustrations of various historical figures of different races and ethnicities
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David Heredia

Little Heroes of Color (Scholastic Press, 2019) by David Heredia (BFA 2002 Animation) educates and inspires young readers by telling the stories of 50 trailblazers from a range of races and ethnicities. Last week it also hit #1 on Amazon’s Hot New Releases in Children’s Social Activist Biographies chart! You can buy the book today on Amazon or at Barnes and Noble, Target and Walmart.