I just started reading this to my boys. Really beautifully done bio. Kids really understood it. A portrait of Josephine Baker told in verse by Patricia Hruby Powell (and splendidly illustrated by Christian Robinson).
Khalil Gibran eloquently describes friendship in his famous book The Prophet. This quote (seen at the bottom) is written exactly once in the Diwani Jali Arabic calligraphy script to write the word friendship (sadaaqa) once again in large letters.