Sam's Super Seats
A joyful picture book
about a disabled girl with cerebral palsy who goes back-to-school shopping with her best friends, from #DisabledandCute creator and The Pretty One author Keah Brown.
Sam loves herself, learning, and making her family and friends laugh. She also loves comfortable seats, including a graceful couch named after Misty Copeland and Laney, the sassy backseat of Mom’s car.
The story, about loving yourself, laughter, and the importance of rest, follows a girl with cerebral palsy who goes back-to-school shopping with her best friends. Publication is scheduled for fall 2022; Alexander Slater at Trident Media Group represented the author, and Monica Odom at Odom Media Management represented the illustrator.
The Pretty One
The Pretty One is about a journey to joy.
From the disability rights advocate and creator of the #DisabledAndCute viral campaign, a thoughtful, inspiring, and charming collection of essays exploring what it means to be black and disabled in a mostly able-bodied white America.
You Are the Best Thing
Vulnerability, Shame Resilience, and the Black Experience
Tarana Burke and Dr. Brené Brown bring together a dynamic group of Black writers, organizers, artists, academics, and cultural figures to discuss the topics the two have dedicated their lives to understanding and teaching: vulnerability and shame resilience.
The Secret Summer Promise
Author of THE PRETTY ONE, journalist, and creator of #DisabledAndCute Keah Brown’s THE SECRET SUMMER PROMISE, in which a Black girl with cerebral palsy tries to have the #BestSummerEver—movie marathons, amusement parks, art shows—all while navigating her romantic feelings for her best friend without losing their friendship, to Nick Thomas at Levine Querido, for publication in spring 2023, by Alexander Slater at Trident Media Group (world English).