Record Details



Skin again / written by Bell Hooks ; illustrated by Chris Raschka.

Additional Content For This Title

Available copies

  • 8 of 13 copies available at Missouri Evergreen. (Show)
  • 7 of 12 copies available at Scenic Regional and Washington Public.

Current holds

0 current holds with 13 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Scenic Regional-Bookmobile E HOO (Text) 3005699455 Easy Book Available -
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Hermann E HOO (Text) 3005699463 Easy Book Checked out 01/31/2019
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-New Haven E HOO (Text) 3005699471 Easy Book Checked out 01/29/2019
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Owensville E HOO (Text) 300569948+ Easy Book Available -
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Pacific E HOO (Text) 3005699498 Easy Book Available -
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-St. Clair E HOO (Text) 3005699501 Display 1 Checked out 02/01/2019
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Sullivan E HOO (Text) 300569951+ Easy Book Checked out 01/22/2019
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Union E HOO (Text) 3005699528 Display 3 Available -
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Warren County E HOO (Text) 3005699536 Easy Book Available -
  Stories Matter
Scenic Regional-Wright City E HOO (Text) 3005699544 Easy Book Available -
  Stories Matter
Next 10 »

Record details

Content descriptions

General Note:
"First hardcover edition, October 2004"--Title page verso.
Summary, etc.:
The skin I'm in is just a covering. It cannot tell my story. The skin I'm in is just a covering. If you want to know who I am, you have got to come inside and open your heart way wide. Celebrating all that makes us unique and different, [this book] offers new ways to talk about race and identity. Race matters, but only so much-- what's most important is who we are on the inside. Looking beyond skin, going straight to the heart, we find in each other the treasures stored down deep. Learning to cherish those treasures, to be all we imagine ourselves to be, makes us free.
Subject: Race > Juvenile fiction.
Race relations > Juvenile fiction.
Human skin color > Juvenile fiction.
Toleration > Juvenile literature.
Identity (Philosophical concept) > Juvenile literature.
African Americans > Juvenile literature.
Individuality > Fiction.
Race awareness > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books.

Additional Resources