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Antonio's Card

Title

Antonio's Card

Illustrator

Cecilia Concepcion Gonzalez

Publisher

Children's Book Press

Pages

30 pages

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780892392049

Genre

realism

Topic

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

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

Family Formation

gay parents

Main Character

boy to girl / boy

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

female/female

Race/Ethnicities

Hispanic

Keywords

conduct of life; mothers and sons; schools; bilingual books; Mother's Day; acceptance

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Antonio's Card

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