All the Colors We Are


This book covers “what and why” people have different skin color in colorful photos and child-friendly language. Book is in English and Spanish.


This bilingual (English/Spanish) book offers children a simple, scientifically accurate explanation about how our skin color is determined by our ancestors, the sun, and melanin. It’s also filled with colorful photographs that capture the beautiful variety of skin tones. Reading this book frees children from the myths and stereotypes associated with skin color and helps them build positive identities as they accept, understand, and value our rich and diverse world. Unique activity ideas are included to help you extend the conversation with children.

Additional information

Weight .85 lbs
Dimensions 8.1 × 10.7 × .6 in