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Weekends with Max and His Dad

Title

Weekends with Max and His Dad

Authors

Linda Urban

Illustrator

Katie Kath

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Pages

160 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780544598171

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; Separation; divorced parents; separate homes

Annotation

Third-grader Max pursues neighborhood adventures with his dad as they both adjust to recent changes in their family.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

divorced parents

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2017; Bulletin Blue Ribbons, 2016; New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2016; Notable Children's Books, 2017; Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award, 2017-2018; Nominee; Rhode Island Children's Book Award, 2018; Nominee; Cybils Awards, 2016, Finalist, Early Chapter Book

Keywords

fathers and sons; weekends; games; adventures; new home

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Weekends with Max and His Dad

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