Box top

Book Spotlight: ‘This Kid Can Fly: It’s About Ability, Not Disability’ by Aaron Philip with Tonya Bolden

June 23, 2016

Contributed by Donna Bray, Vice President, Co-Publisher of Balzer + Bray, HarperCollins Publishers

“How many people with disabilities work here?”

This was one of the first questions young author Aaron  Philip asked our staff when he and his family arrived at the HarperCollins  offices to meet us. We all looked around uncomfortably, because the answer is  that we work with few to no disabled employees. Aaron went on to speak  passionately about the invisibility h...

Read More at CBC Diversity ►►

CBC Diversity advocates for an inclusive and representative children's publishing industry. Discover new, original content each week and learn more at

Box bottom