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The Skin You Live In

Title

The Skin You Live In

Authors

Michael Tyler

Illustrator

David Lee Csicsko

Publisher

Chicago Children's Museum

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780975958001

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Rhyming text and illustrations celebrate being content with the skin in which one lives, whatever that skin might be.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Racial Diversity; Biracial; mixed race; skin color

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Awards

Mom's Choice Award, 2005, Founder's Choice

Keywords

rhyming; comfort in own skin; colors; activities; hairstyles; facial characteristics

Diversity Impact

direct

The Skin You Live In


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