A new #Netflix series is set debut this Fall that celebrates the importance of Black voices and authors in children’s books!
Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices series has successfully brought together numerous Hollywood stars to read picture books that they’ve personally penned themselves.
According to PEOPLE , each book helps assist parents and guardians with tackling difficult topics and conversations pertaining to, race, justice and the value within being kind.
Introducing Bookmarks: Celebrating Black Voices 📚❤️ Each episode features a children’s book about the Black experience written by a Black author and read aloud by a Black celebrity. Storytime is here September 1 #BookmarksNetflix pic.twitter.com/4sOL0nTYNX
— Marley Emerson Dias (@iammarleydias) August 25, 2020
Sources have confirmed that he 12 episodes series will be hosted by teenage activist #MarleyDias . She is also noted as being the show’s executive host and executive producer.
The series will feature industry elites such as #LupitaNyongo , #Common , #TiffanyHaddish, #GraceByers and more.
Bookmarks will premier September 1st on Netflix!