DIVerse Families
 
The Aunt in Our House

Title

The Aunt in Our House

Authors

Angela Johnson

Illustrator

David Soman

Publisher

Orchard Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

1996

ISBN

9780531095027

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; Biracial; interracial marriage; mixed race; biracial child

Annotation

When The Aunt comes to live with them, the entire family enjoys her company and helps her forget about the home she has lost.

Grade Level

PK-1, K-3

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

indirect

LGBTQ+

none

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Awards

Recommended Picture Books Featuring Interracial Families, 2011 Cooperative Children's Book Center

Keywords

aunts; family

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

The Aunt in Our House

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