The Skin You Live in by Tyler, Michael
Michael Tyler

The Skin You Live in -- Michael Tyler - Hardcover

With the ease and simplicity of a nursery rhyme, this lively story delivers an important message of social acceptance to young readers. Themes associated with child development and social harmony, such as friendship, acceptance, self-esteem, and diversity are promoted in simple and straightforward prose. Vivid illustrations of children's activities for all cultures, such as swimming in the ocean, hugging, catching butterflies, and eating birthday cake are also provided. This delightful picturebook offers a wonderful venue through which parents and teachers can discuss important social concepts with their children.

Author: Michael Tyler
Publisher: Chicago Children's Museum
Published: 04/01/2005
Pages: 32
Binding Type: Hardcover
Weight: 0.86lbs
Size: 9.28h x 9.54w x 0.39d
ISBN: 9780975958001
Audience: Baby-Preschool

Review Citation(s):
Kirkus Review - Children 04/01/2005 pg. 427
Bulletin of Ctr for Child Bks 04/01/2005 pg. 362
School Library Journal 05/01/2005 pg. 116
Publishers Weekly 05/23/2005 pg. 78

About the Author
Michael Tyler is a freelance writer and fitness consultant. David Lee Csicsko is the illustrator of Behind the Lions and has created posters for the Leipzig Book Fair. They both live in Chicago.