DIVerse Families
 
Chocolate Me!

Title

Chocolate Me!

Authors

Taye Diggs

Illustrator

Shane W. Evans

Publisher

Feiwel and Friends

Pages

40 pages

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780312603267

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Multiracial; skin color

Annotation

Relates the experiences of a dark-skinned, curly-haired child who wishes he could look more like the lighter-skinned children in his community until his mother helps him realize how wonderful he is inside and out.

Grade Level

K-3

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Keywords

mothers and sons; mother and child; teasing; mother-son relationship; individuality

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Chocolate Me!

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