DIVerse Families
 
A Different Home: A New Foster Child's Story

Title

A Different Home: A New Foster Child's Story

Illustrator

Norma Jeanne Trammell

Publisher

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Pages

47 pages

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781849059879

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Foster care; foster home; foster family; foster parents; foster care

WorldCat Annotation

When Jessie is placed in foster care, she finds it difficult at first but slowly begins to like her new home. First person recount. Story is designed to help children aged 4-10 to settle into care. Includes notes for foster parents.

Age Range

K-3

Family Formation

foster family

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Keywords

new foster home; worries

Item Type

Fiction