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Marley Dias Gets It Done (And So Can You!)

By Marley Dias   

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338136890 Paperback
208 Pages | 7.03" x 8.99" | Ages 10 to 99

Scholastic Inc | ISBN 9781338136906 Ebook
208 Pages | Ages 10 to 99

In this accessible "keep-it-real" guide, Marley explores activism, social justice, volunteerism, equity and inclusion, and using social media for good. Drawing from her experience, Marley shows kids how they can galvanize their strengths to make positive changes in their communities, while getting support from parents, teachers, and friends to turn dreams into reality. Focusing on the importance of literacy and diversity, Marley offers suggestions on book selection, and delivers hands-on strategies for becoming a lifelong reader.

Raves & reviews:

“I love [Marley's "Black Girl Books" project so much. Keep striving for your goals, and remember that it's good to be ambitious. There's nothing wrong with knowing what you want and going after it… [Marley is proof of that.” - Hillary Clinton

“[Marley is already making a mark on the world.”- Ellen DeGeneres

“ It's not hard to imagine that one day soon Marley. . . will be the protagonist of one of the books she fought so hard to have represented in her classroom.” - Teen Vogue

“[Marley's a dynamic young woman who!” - Ava DuVernay

“[Marley has a wonderful presence. . . ”- Charlie Rose

“If you are standing near [Marley, you better roll up your sleeves, because she will make sure you help too. That is Marley.”- Melissa Harris-Perry

“Dias will make for a savvy magazine editor, obviously. But we think there's a good case to be made for her future in politics.” -

“She is a force to be reckoned with.” - Fox 29

“Seriously, folks, Marley Dias is the coolest…” -- Bustle

“Talk about black girl magic in a huge, huge way! Oh Marley Dias, we wanna be just like you!”- Hello Giggles