- 2016 INDIES Finalist
- Finalist, Young Adult Nonfiction (Children's)
Helps Black teens prepare for adulthood. Principles explained thru African Adinkra symbols. Guides Black teens in conducting an examination of principles that enable us to survive, create, and nurture life. A guide for young, black teens to explore values through symbols from West African culture to help build character. Prepares teens for obstacles they will met with in life, providing values and behaviors for coping with challenging life experiences.