DIVerse Families
 
Bo at Ballard Creek

Title

Bo at Ballard Creek

Illustrator

Leuyen Pham

Publisher

Square Fish

Pages

304 pages

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781250044259

Genre

historical fiction

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diveristy; Adoption; Interracial; interracial family; adopted child

Annotation

It's the 1920s, and Bo was headed for an Alaska orphanage when she won the hearts of two tough gold miners who set out to raise her, enthusiastically helped by all the kind people of the nearby Eskimo village.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

father and father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Awards

Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction, 2014 Winner United States; Mind the Gap Award, 2014 Nominee United States

Keywords

Eskimos

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Bo at Ballard Creek

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