Just Shades of Brown

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FAMILY

1960s & '70s

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Logline

Just Shadesa of Brown is a book, set in the 1960's(although it could be set now also!), about two girls a from different cultures and how they become friends. At the end of the story is a surprise as you realize they are now old and still best friends, regardless of their color.

Genre

Family

Target Audiences

Age: 7-12

Target Gender: Universal

Setting

United States

Based on a True Story

Yes

Publishing Details

Status: Yes: with a Publisher

Publisher: John Gile Publications

Year Published: 2010

Starting Description

A little girl runs up to her grandma, crying. She is crying because she started a new school and they are bullying her. The grandma tells astory of how she and her best friend become friends regardless of their colors. A teacher set everything up for this success.

Ending Description

At the end, the grandma is telling this story to her franddaughter and we realize it is the grandma who is in the story, and the old women are still best friends.

Group Specific

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Hard Copy Available

No

ISBN

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Mature Audience Themes

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Plot - Other Elements

Meaningful Message

Plot - Premise

,friendship

Main Character Details

Name: Alexah is a little girl that is forced to move to another town. She leaves everything and has no friends. She is bullied until she meets Denise, a girl who looks very different than herself.

Age: 9

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Empathetic, Educated

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Logline

Just Shadesa of Brown is a book, set in the 1960's(although it could be set now also!), about two girls a from different cultures and how they become friends. At the end of the story is a surprise as you realize they are now old and still best friends, regardless of their color.

Short Summary

A little girl runs up to her grandma, crying. She is crying because she started a new school and they are bullying her. The grandma tells astory of how she and her best friend become friends regardless of their colors. A teacher set everything up for this success.


At the end, the grandma is telling this story to her franddaughter and we realize it is the grandma who is in the story, and the old women are still best friends.

Development Pitch

About The Author

Core Theme

,friendship

Characters

Main Character

Name: Alexah is a little girl that is forced to move to another town. She leaves everything and has no friends. She is bullied until she meets Denise, a girl who looks very different than herself.

Age: 9

Gender: Female

Role: Protagonist

Key Traits: Empathetic, Educated

Supplemental Materials