Our Gracie Aunt
Jon J. Muth
Hyperion Books for Children
Family Relationships; Kinship care; Legal guardianship; aunt raising niece; aunt raising nephew
When a brother and sister are taken to stay with their mother's sister because their mother neglects them, they wonder if they will see their mother again.
mother and aunt
boy and girl
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2003; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2003; Teachers' Choices, 2003; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection
social worker; love; safety
Woodson, Jacqueline, "Our Gracie Aunt" (2002). DIVerse Families. 1078.