The Colors of Us
Karen Katz (A and ILT)
List Price: $7.99 (Paperback - Multi-Cultural / Friends - 2002)
My name is Lena and I am seven. I am the color of cinnamon. Mom says she could eat me up.Lena is going to paint a picture of herself. She wants to use brown paint for her skin. But when Lena and her mother takes a walk through their neighborhood, Lena sees that there are many different shades and tones of brown. Seen from an artists point of view, skin colors are subtle, varied--and cause for celebration! (32 pgs) Ages 4-8
Karen Katz created this book for her daughter, Lena, whom she and her husband adopted from Guatemala six years ago.
- Product Dimensions: 9.8 x 7.8 x 0.1 inches
- Shipping Weight: 4 ounces