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Marisol McDonald and the Clash Bash

Title

Marisol McDonald and the Clash Bash

Authors

Monica Brown

Illustrator

Sara Palacios

Publisher

Lee & Low Books Inc.

Pages

40 pages

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9780892392735

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; interracial family; mixed race

Annotation

A unique, spunky, multiracial, bilingual girl plans a one-of-a-kind birthday party and hopes her abuelita (grandma) will be able to come from Peru to join the festivities. Includes an author's note and glossaries.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

Hispanic American / White

Awards

CSMCL Best Books,2013 Center for the Study of Multicultural Children s Literature; Delaware Diamonds, 2014-2015; Nominee Delaware; Monarch Award: Illinois' K-3 Children's Choice Award, 2016; Nominee Illinois; Tejas Star Reading List, 2014-2015; Reading List Texas; International Latino Book Awards, 2014 First place International

Keywords

individuality

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Marisol McDonald and the Clash Bash

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