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HOLLYWOOD, CA - SEPTEMBER 10: Gabrielle Union arrives at "America's Got Talent" Season 14 Live Show Red Carpet at Dolby Theatre on September 10, 2019 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Gregg DeGuire/Getty Images)

Actress Gabrielle Union has penned her first children’s book, Welcome To The Party, which was inspired by her daughter Kaavia James. The two-time author who also wrote her memoir We’re Going To Need More Wine, recently announced the book’s availability for pre-order on Instagram.

Why I do what I do. Why I fight so hard. I want all our children to feel seen, respected, appreciated, and loved. "Welcome To The Party" available May 5th preorder your copy ❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤❤

203.9k Likes, 1,074 Comments - Gabrielle Union-Wade (@gabunion) on Instagram: "Why I do what I do. Why I fight so hard. I want all our children to feel seen, respected,..."

“This is a very special moment for me, to write my very first children’s book. Since the birth of @kaaviajames … I’ve been even more inspired to create stories that are not only representative of the cultural melting pot we live in, but also celebrate life and the fun, teachable lessons that come at every age,” Union wrote in the caption of her post.

Welcome to the Party, will hit shelves on 5.5.20! This is my love letter for parents everywhere who are excited to welcome their bundle of joy to the party that is life.  Pre-order at the link in bio.” Gabrielle Union’s new book will be available on May 5, 2020.

Glennisha Morgan is a Detroit-bred multimedia journalist and writer. She writes about intersectionality, hip-hop, pop culture, queer issues, race, feminism, and her truth. Follow her on Twitter @GlennishaMorgan.