Spring 2020

I Am Brown

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 2

I am brown. I am beautiful. I am perfect. I designed this computer. I ran this race. I won this prize. I wrote this book. A joyful celebration of the skin you’re in—of being brown, of being amazing, of being you.

Format List Price Your Price Qty
On pre-order until 03/03/2020
$17.99 $13.49
On pre-order until 03/03/2020
$26.99 $20.99
Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 2
Genre Fiction, Picture Books
Subject Diversity
Copyright 2020
Publisher Lantana Publishing
Imprint Lantana Publishing
Language English
Number of Pages 40
Publication Date 2020-03-03
Text Type Fiction
BISACS JUV039140, JUV074000
Dewey [Fic]
Graphics Full-color illustrations
Dimensions 9 x 9.75
Features Original artwork and Reviewed


Kirkus Reviews

“The global outlook is a refreshing corrective to often confining Western understandings. . . .This message of the normalcy and joy of being brown is upbeat and uplifting.”—Kirkus Reviews

Illustrator: Sandhya Prabhat

Sandhya Prabhat is an independent animator and illustrator from India. She has published nearly a dozen picture books. She also animates videos and designs e-stickers.

Author: Ashok Banker

Ashok Banker is the bestselling author of more than 63 books which have sold more than 3.2 million copies in 21 countries and 61 languages. I Am Brown is his debut picture book.