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Big Bob, Little Bob

Title

Big Bob, Little Bob

Authors

James Howe

Illustrator

Laura Ellen Anderson

Publisher

Candlewick Press

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780763644369

Genre

realism

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Gender nonconformity; gender identity; sex role

Annotation

Big Bob likes trucks and throwing balls and being loud. Little Bob likes dolls and jingling bracelets and being quiet. No matter what they do, they do not do it the same way. Can they possibly be friends despite these differences?

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Keywords

friendship; sex role in children; individual differences in children

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Big Bob, Little Bob

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