DIVerse Families
 
Kinda Like Brothers

Title

Kinda Like Brothers

Authors

Coe Booth

Publisher

Scholastic Press

Pages

256 pages

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9780545224970

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Foster Care; Single parent; foster home care; foster siblings; foster mother; single mother

Annotation

When his mother takes in a twelve-year-old foster boy, Jarrett is forced to share his room and his friends with the new boy.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

single mother

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2015 Choices, 2015 Notable Children's Books, 2015 Grand Canyon Reader Award, 2017; Nominee Sasquatch Reading Award, 2017; Nominee

Keywords

interpersonal relationships; mothers and sons; sharing rooms

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Kinda Like Brothers

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