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Hair Like Me Events

7/6/19 Washington DC- DC Black Theatre Arts Festival @THEARC

7/24 Los Angeles- Storytime at Little Play Society

7/27 Seattle area- Discussion at Boon Boona Coffee

8/10 Atlanta- Buzz Coffee & Winehouse

9/7 Washington DC- Storytime at East City Bookshop

9/21 Washington DC- Storytime at CAMPSpace

10/5 Washington DC- East of the River Book Festival

10/12 Washington DC- Howard University Homecoming- Howard U Bookstore

NBC4 Washington “She Thrives”

Mother Writes Book About Beauty to Inspire Daughter. First aired 9/6/2019


Podcast Interview

7/15 at 2P Pacific

NaturallyCurly Interview

Heather was interviewed and featured on to discuss her natural hair journey and what it means to write a children’s book about embracing beauty and confidence through “princess hair".


Social Media

Heather and Autumn were featured for Mother’s Day on the Instagram handle of @wearegolden, home of the Black and Positively Golden campaign geared to uplift communities and empower excellence!


CNN’s HLN Weekend Interview

Author Heather Burris and daughter Autumn discuss Hair Like Me on CNN’s Headline News in honor of Mother’s Day!

"Hair Like Me"

Mom Heather Burris turned a comment from her daughter into a novel idea! Hear why “princess hair” led to a book about natural hair called “Hair Like Me.”

Posted by Weekend Express on Sunday, May 12, 2019