The Wall by Giancarlo Macri and Carolina Zanotti
This book will be available for purchase in June. However, you can pre-order it now and get it once it’s out. *Amazon affiliate link
Explaining the ways of the world to a child is one of toughest things to do as an adult. As much as you’d like protect that bright and developing mind, you still have to be as truthful as you can without scaring them into a lifetime of therapy. I’m exaggerating a little but you get the idea.
The Wall is a story is about a king who built a giant wall in his kingdom to keep out people who didn’t look like him. After realizing that his kingdom isn’t as beautiful as it once was, he knocks down the wall to let everyone back in.
While The Wall isn’t a pronounced attack on President Trump, it teaches the importance of diversity and it’s value to society. There’s a good chance your kid is going to come in contact with a few souls with a taste for exclusion in their lifetime. The Wall is a great early stepping stone to human decency.