DIVerse Families
 
It's Okay To Be Different

Title

It's Okay To Be Different

Authors

Todd Parr

Illustrator

Todd Parr

Publisher

Brown Books for Young Readers

Publication Year

2001

ISBN

9780316666039

Pages

32 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Illustrations and brief text describe all kinds of differences that are "okay," such as "It's Okay to be a different color," "It's Okay to need some help," "It's Okay to be adopted," and "It's Okay to have a Different nose."

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Multiracial; mixed race; adopted child

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

Awards

Books About Relationships and Community-Building, 2002 Los Angeles' 100 Best Books, 2001

Keywords

self-esteem; individuality; blind

Diversity Impact

indirect

It's Okay To Be Different

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