DIVerse Families
 
Wishworks, Inc.

Title

Wishworks, Inc.

Authors

Stephanie Tolan

Illustrator

Amy Jun Bates

Publisher

Arthur A. Levine Books

Pages

146 pages

Publication Year

2009

ISBN

9780545031547

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents

Annotation

When he is granted his wish for a dog from Wishworks, Inc., third-grader Max is disappointed to find that his new pet is nothing like the dog of his imagination.

Grade Level

K-3; 3-5

Family Formation

divorced parents

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award, 2011-2012; Nominee; Rhode Island Children's Book Award, 2011; Nominee; Volunteer State Book Award, 2012-2013; Nominee

Keywords

new school; dog; fantasy; dreaming; bullies

Item Type

Fiction

Format

chapter book

Wishworks, Inc.

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