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A Boy's Best Friend

Title

A Boy's Best Friend

Authors

Joan Alden

Illustrator

Catherine Hopkins

Publisher

Alyson Wonderland

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

1992

ISBN

9781555832032

Genre

realism

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; same-sex parents; children of gay parents

WorldCat Annotation

Seven-year-old Will, an asthma sufferer and a target for bullies, finally gets the birthday wish of his dreams.

Age Range

K-3

Family Formation

lesbian mothers

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

LGBTQ+

female/female

Race/Ethnicities

White

Keywords

self-acceptance; dogs; asthma; toys

Item Type

Fiction