Shane W. Evans
Feiwel and Friends
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.
Racial Diversity; Multiracial; skin color; multiracial community
Cybils Awards, 2011, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book
teasing; bullying; mother-son relationship; individuality; self-acceptance; chocolate; insecurities
Diggs, Taye, "Chocolate Me!" (2011). Diverse Families. 84.