I am a phenomenal black boy is a powerful book for young black boys to be unapologetic about their identity, history, magic, and brilliance. The book illustrates powerful black male and female figures and their contribution to humanity. This book serves as a mirror for young black boys by centering them as heroes of their own stories. I Am a Phenomenal Black Boy defies societal stereotypes often set for young black boys. The book brings light and encourages young black boys to remain true to themselves by being phenomenal.