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BLACK IS BROWN IS TAN

Editorial Review - Kirkus - Jane Doe

The author and illustrator of this groundbreaking 1973 portrait of an interracial family (Adoff and his wife, the late Virginia Hamilton, were the models) reunite for this updated overhaul. "Black is brown is tan / is girl is boy / is nose is / face / is all / the / colors / of the race . . ." Two children reflect on brown and white as they cover a daily domestic round, from jumping into the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Wadiyyah Salaam - Goodreads

I remember reading this book with my children 15+ years ago. Oh how we enjoyed this book so much. It was among the collection of bedtime/pastime books for my beautify baby boys. I believe the impact ... Read full review

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