DIVerse Families
 
Violet

Title

Violet

Illustrator

Vanja Vuleta Jovanovic

Publisher

Second Story Press

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2009

ISBN

9781897187609

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; mixed race; biracial family

Annotation

Violet's mother is red, and her father is blue--so why isn't she red or blue? Why is she purple? Upset and confused, Violet goes to her mother. Using paints, her mother shows her that when you combine red and blue, you get violet!

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

biracial

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Awards

Blue Spruce Award, 2011; Nominee Ontario, Canada

Keywords

school; paint

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Violet

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