DIVerse Families
 
Waiting for May

Title

Waiting for May

Illustrator

Janet Morgan Stoeke

Publisher

Dutton Children's Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780525470984

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; international adoption; interracial adoption

Annotation

A young boy looks forward to the day when a new sister, who will be adopted from China, joins his family.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

adoption

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year,2005 Bank Street College of Education; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson

Keywords

brothers and sisters; China

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Waiting for May

Share

COinS