DIVerse Families
 
December

Title

December

Authors

Eve Bunting

Illustrator

David Diaz

Publisher

Harcourt

Pages

36 pages

Publication Year

2000

ISBN

9780152024222

Genre

fantasy

Topic

Family Relationships; Homelessness; Single parent; single mother; homeless family

Annotation

A homeless family's luck changes after they help an old woman who has even less than they do at Christmas.

Grade Level

PK-1

Family Formation

single mother

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

unknown

Awards

Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006; Children's Literature Choice List, 1998; Kirkus Book Review Stars, 1997; Lasting Connections, 1997; Emphasis on Reading, 1999, Winner, Grades 6-8; Golden Kite Award, 1998, Honor Book, Picture Book Text Society of School Librarians International Book Awards, 1998, Honor, Language Arts Picture Book

Keywords

Christmas; mother and son; cardboard box; angel

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

December

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