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Gator on the Loose

Title

Gator on the Loose

Authors

Sue Stauffacher

Illustrator

Priscilla Lamont

Publisher

Yearling

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780375851315

Pages

160 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Chaos ensues when Keisha's father brings an escaped alligator home to Carter's Urban Rescue, but it gets out of the bathroom while Grandma is guarding it.

Grade Level

3-5

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; Biracial; interracial marriage; interracial family; biracial children

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

alligators; family life; animal rescue

Diversity Impact

indirect

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