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A Visit to the Big House

Title

A Visit to the Big House

Illustrator

Susan Avishai

Publisher

Houghton Miffin Company

Pages

48 pages

Publication Year

1993

ISBN

9780395528051

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Incarceration; father in prison

Annotation

When Willy, Rose, and their mother go to visit Daddy in prison, they are quite anxious. But once Daddy appears and they can talk and ask questions.

Grade Level

3-5

Family Formation

mother and father

Main Character

boy and girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Keywords

children of prisoner; prison; visitation; visitor's day

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

A Visit to the Big House

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