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Every Year on Your Birthday

Title

Every Year on Your Birthday

Authors

Rose A. Lewis

Illustrator

Jane Dyer

Publisher

Little Brown

Publication Year

2007

ISBN

9780316525527

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Each year on the birthday of her adopted Chinese daughter, a mother recalls the moments they have shared, from the first toy to the friends left behind in China.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Adoption; Bicultural; Single parent; Interracial; interracial adoption; international adoption; single mother; two cultures

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Family Formation

single mother

LGBTQ+

none

Awards

National Parenting Publications Award, 2007, Honor Book, Infants and Toddlers

Keywords

festival; birthday; friends and family; China; celebration; puppy

Diversity Impact

direct

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