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I Love Saturdays y Domingos

Title

I Love Saturdays y Domingos

Authors

Alma Flor Ada

Illustrator

Elivia Savadier

Publisher

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2002

ISBN

9780689318191

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; interracial family; mixed race

Annotation

A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

Mexican American / White

Awards

50 Books about Family,2011 Cooperative Children s Book Center; 50 Multicultural Books Every Child Should Know,2015 Cooperative Children s Book Center; Recommended Picture Books Featuring Interracial Families,2011 Cooperative Children s Book Center; Children's Books on Aging,2004 ALSC American Library Association; Choices,2003 Cooperative Children's Book Center; Growing Up Latino in the U.S.A,2004 ALSC American Library Association; Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association,2003 Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association; Read On Wisconsin, 2013-2014; Nominee Wisconsin; Georgia Children's Book Award, 2004-2005; Nominee Georgia; Golden Sower Award, 2005-2006; Nominee Nebraska; Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2002 Commended United States

Keywords

grandparents; weekend activities

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

I Love Saturdays y Domingos

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