Brown Lou is different than his friends. His friends Green Dean, Tan Stan, White Dwight, and Red Ted all rhyme. Lou does not like being different and goes to great and comical lengths to fit in. Eventually, Lou discovers that just as his friends have differences, it is his uniqueness that truly makes him special.
Amusing and light-hearted, Brown Lou tackles the topics of acceptance, identity, self-worth and diversity in a way that children of all ages can understand.
Robert Stitt, a former member of the United States Air Force, has lived and worked on four continents. His travels have taken him to nearly 500 cities in 25 countries. He began writing books while living in the Middle East where quality children's books in English were either unavailable or unaffordable. Leaning on his profession as an educator, he strove to provide his children with stories that were fun, age-appropriate and meaningful. His stories often centered around foundational academic and social skills, positive self-image, and nature. His past experiences, as well as his present life, continue to inspire his stories. He currently serves as a school administrator in Alaska where he lives with his wife and three children.show more