I Wish For Freedom

I Wish For Freedom

by Monique Lorden


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I Wish For Freedom, by author and co-illustrator Monique Lorden, is a poetic picture book that takes both children and adults on an amazing adventure of affirming freedom, love, hope, and equality. The message is ageless and timeless. Shared from generation to generation, I Wish For Freedom is sure to live in your hearts and on your bookshelves.

  • Great book for parents as a conversation starter to discuss freedom and equality
  • Great book for the virtual classroom and school reading lists
  • Great book to discuss friendship, acceptance, empathy, and community
  • Great multicultural representation of diversity, inclusion, acceptance, family, and love
  • Great use of onomatopoeias and rhyming
  • Stunning illustrations by Monique Lorden and Ahmad Sabadunya
  • Great gift and bookshelf must have

"I Wish For Freedom is beautiful and poignantly written. This book is a sweet way to understand and be reminded of what freedom means to you. The message is both timeless and right on time."—Sheryl Grace, Griot, Community Leader

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780578784816
Publisher: Monique Porter
Publication date: 10/14/2020
Pages: 36
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.25(d)
Age Range: 3 - 7 Years

About the Author

New Orleans born and raised, Monique Lorden understands the power of poetry and storytelling. She weaves ancestral rhetoric and proclamations of freedom and revolution into rhyme, verse, and runs. Mother of two and stranger to none, Monique's poetry feels like kinship. It is a gentle reminder from a family friend that we have overcame and we shall overcome. Follow her journey by visiting www.1985poet.com.

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