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Antonio's Card / La tarjeta de Antonio

Title

Antonio's Card / La tarjeta de Antonio

Illustrator

Cecilia Concepcion Gonzalez

Publisher

Children's Book Press

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780892392049

Pages

30 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

With Mother's Day coming, Antonio finds he has to decide about what is important to him when his classmates make fun of the unusual appearance of his mother's partner, Leslie.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; lesbian; lesbian adult; same-sex partnership; same-sex relationship

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

Hispanic

Family Formation

mother

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Keywords

conduct of life; mothers and sons; schools; bilingual (English/Spanish); Mother's Day; acceptance; artist

Diversity Impact

direct

Antonio's Card / La tarjeta de Antonio

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