Black is brown is tan

Author: Arnold Adoff

Illustrator: Emily Arnold McCully

Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers

Publication Date: 2004

Genre: Multi-Cultural

Audience: Gr. Pre-K-2

Overview: This book is about a family with a brown-skinned mother, white-skinned father, and their two children who celebrate each other and all of the things in nature. The love and happiness that this family shares is contagious.

Activity: Have the students think of something they would do with the members of the family for a day.

Reviewer’s Name: Alex Corbutt