2 Tennis Champs to Celebrate for Black History Month

February 6, 2023

Baby Ballers: Venus and Serena Williams is the latest book from Silver Dolphin to chronicle great people in Black history. Bernadette Baillie’s new addition to her acclaimed Baby Ballers series features these two famous sisters, telling the story, dating from their early days learning tennis with their dad in Compton, California to their many championships. This book is a grand slam and a 2023 National Parenting Product Award Winner!

See below for more inspiring stories to celebrate Black History Month with your little one!

My First Heroes: Black History also features Serena Williams, along with Rosa Parks, Nelson Mandela, and Maya Angelou. These brave men and women paved the way for so much positive change, and this board book will help you share their stories with your youngster. Its interactive elements make it even more engaging, offering an experience that is playful and educational.

Baby Ballers: Michael Jordan

Baby Ballers: Michael Jordan takes readers from the legend’s beginnings as a basketball-loving kid to his unmatched NBA career, with the series’ signature rhyming text and charming illustrations.

If you’re looking to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Hip-Hop (August 11, 2023!) with your favorite aspiring rapper, The Story of Rap is a fun way to go. Creative heroes such as Grandmaster Flash and Kendrick Lamar will have you bopping along with the greats in this adorable baby book.