DIVerse Families
 
The Days of Summer

Title

The Days of Summer

Authors

Eve Bunting

Illustrator

William Low

Publisher

Harcourt

Pages

40 pages

Publication Year

2001

ISBN

9780152018405

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced grandparents; separated grandparents; two homes

Annotation

As summer ends and they get ready to go back to school, two young girls try to deal with the news that the grandparents they love are getting a divorce.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Family Formation

multi-generational; divorced grandparents

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

grief; families; change; sadness; summer; sisters

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

The Days of Summer

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