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Silas' Seven Grandparents

Title

Silas' Seven Grandparents

Authors

Anita Horrocks

Illustrator

Helen Flook

Publisher

Orca Book Publishers

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9781551435619

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diveristy; Multiracial; multiracial family

Annotation

Silas' Seven Grandparents is a fun and loving story about having multiple sets of grandparents and step-grandparents. When Silas' parents go away on a business trip, all seven grandparents invite Silas to stay with them...how can he choose one without hurting the others' feelings?

Grade Level

PK-1

Family Formation

mother and father and grandparents

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

multiracial

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year,2011 Bank Street College of Education

Keywords

grandparents; family time

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Silas' Seven Grandparents

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