DIVerse Families
 
A Child's Calendar

Title

A Child's Calendar

Authors

John Updike

Illustrator

Trina Schart Hyman

Publisher

Conference Publication

Pages

36 pages

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780823414451

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; interracial family; mixed race

WorldCat Annotation

A collection of twelve poems describing the activities in a child's life and the changes in the weather as the year moves from January to December.

Age Range

K-3, 3-5

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Keywords

families; months; seasons; friends

Item Type

Fiction