Racism The Skin I'm in by Pat Thomas
  

Racism The Skin I'm in

Written by Pat Thomas
Illustrated by Lesley Harker
Part of the A First Look at... Series

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Synopsis

Racism The Skin I'm in by Pat Thomas

This book spells out in simple terms why people may feel threatened by racial differences, what it feels like to be bullied because your skin is a different colour and why it hurts everyone to judge people by their skin or culture. It will encourage positive acceptance and openess about differences and suggest ways for children to celebrate their own cultural heritage without belittling someone else's. With beautiful artwork by Lesley Harker.

Reviews

This picture-led book is a good introduction to the issue of racism

About the Author

Pat Thomas is a trained psychotherapist, trainee Naturopath, journalist and mother. After working as a journalist and broadcaster in the USA, she now works in the field of women's health and child development and writes for publications such as The Guardian Company Magazine and Practical Parenting.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
32 pages

Author

Pat Thomas
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Publisher

Wayland (Publishers) Ltd an imprint of Hachette Children's Books

Publication date

18th March 2004

ISBN

9780750242615


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