DIVerse Families
 
Hope

Title

Hope

Authors

Isabell Monk

Illustrator

Janice Lee Porter

Publisher

Carolrhoda Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9781575052304

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; mixed race

Annotation

During a visit with her great-aunt, a young girl learns the story behind her name and learns to feel proud of her biracial heritage.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

biracial

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition,2002 National Council of Teachers of English; Best Children's Books of the Year,2000 Bank Street College of Education; Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People,2000 National Council for the Social Studies NCSS

Keywords

families; great-aunts; names

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

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