DIVerse Families
 
I Am Mixed (I Am Book)

Title

I Am Mixed (I Am Book)

Illustrator

James C. Webster

Publisher

Stranger Kids

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9780578110875

Pages

52 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Jay and Nia are the children of two worlds, and as they'll discover, they can enjoy the best of both. From Mommy's jazz beats to Daddy's classical piano, we will dance with the twins through a book that explores what it is to be of mixed ancestry, proving that a child is more than the sum of their parents.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; biracial children; mixed race; interracial family

Main Character

male child; female child

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

music; dance; discovery; twins; picnic; candy; sibling relationship

Diversity Impact

direct

I Am Mixed (I Am Book)

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