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Squizzy the Black Squirrel

I vividly remember my father's passion and enthusiasm when reading fables and fairytales to me when I was a little boy. I never expected the day would come when I would be reading a passionately written fable authored by him. I look forward to reading Squizzy the Black Squirrel to my children.
Charles Stone III, Director of the hit Hollywood movie Drumline

Through Squizzy, Stone explains racial tolerance in his signature no-holds-barred teaching method that he uses on his college co-eds...
Greensboro News and Record

Every kid will like this book for the story as well as the colorful drawings. Author Chuck Stone wrote a fantastic book that is sure to teach children about the wonderful people in our world, no matter what color they are.
Book Review Café

Written by Black civil rights activist and journalist Chuck Stone, Squizzy the Black Squirrel: A Fabulous Fable of Friendship is a children's picturebook with a deeper message... Enhanced with the artwork of Jeannie Jackson, Squizzy the Black Squirrel is a powerful parable for young readers ages 5 to 9 about embracing the virtue of open-mindedness.
Midwest Book Review

I love the storyline and the vivid illustrations of Squizzy. The book is most timely and has great universal appeal in that it focuses on a universal challenge--getting beyond differences to recognize and appreciate similarities. I applaud the message of befriending the unfamiliar and finding friendship in the most unlikely of places.
Dr. Constance E. Clayton, Retired Superintendent of the School District of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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