New York: Harper and Row, (1973) illustrated pictorial boards; 6x8.25"; np. Picture Book hardback.
"Black is brown/ is tan / is girl / is boy / is nose / is face /is all the colours of the race. this is the way it is for us this is the way we are." A story poem celebrating a family, with happy illustrations. Adoff was married to Virginia Hamilton. SIGNED and BRIEFLY INSCRIBED by AUTHOR 7/74,
CONDITION: Very Good without jacket; no names or other marks, clean and tight, endpaper shows paper clip impression, spine ends and bottom corner quite rubbed. Item #21260