“Did you read what I just wrote? Fudgesicle
A new book for young girls to affirm their color and love the skin they are in!
This story is a journey towards self-reflection and diversity as Novi discovers similar
brown skin shades, human qualities and family connections through Fudgesicles.
Tinee Furbert is a Bermudian author and occupational therapist. She has a passion for children’s literature. Tinee remembers as a child calling into Bermuda Youth Library’s “Dial-A-Story” to listen to bedtime stories every night. It was only fittlng that she would set out on the journey of writing a children’s book. Tinee recognizes the power of storytelling to empower black and brown girls and women to be their best and whole selves. When she is not advocating for young exceptional people and seniors. she en,oys traveling. food tasting and spending time with loved ones. She lives and works in Bermuda with her family and her fur baby, Remy Ma.