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Felicia's Favorite Story

Title

Felicia's Favorite Story

Authors

Lesléa Newman

Illustrator

Adriana Romo

Publisher

Two Lives Publishing

Publication Year

2002

ISBN

9780967446851

Pages

26 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

It's bedtime, but before Felicia goes to sleep she wants to hear her favorite story, the story of how she was adopted by Mama Nessa and Mama Linda.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Adoption; Homosexuality; adopted child; adoptive family; same-sex parents; lesbian; lesbian parents; two mothers

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Guatemalan / White

Family Formation

adoptive mothers

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Awards

Gay and Lesbian Themes and Topics in Selected Children's and Young Adult Books, 2009 Cooperative Children's Book Center
Lambda Literary Award, 2002 Finalist United States

Keywords

bedtime stories; adoption story; questions; origin

Diversity Impact

direct

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