The Can Man
Lee & Low Books Inc
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Homelessness; Biracial; homeless man; transient; no home; mixed race; skin color; biracial family
The topic of homelessness from a child's perspective, with additional lessons about unemployment, savings, and wants versus needs.
mother and father
Afrian American / Asian
Smithsonian Magazine's Notable Books for Children, 2010; Alabama Camellia Children's Choice Award, 2011-2012; Nominee; Charlotte Award, 2012; Nominee; Keystone to Reading Book Award, 2011-2012; Nominee; Show Me Readers Award, 2012-2013; Nominee; Charlotte Award, 2012, Winner, Intermediate; Keystone to Reading Book Award, 2012, Winner, Intermediate; Paterson Prize for Books for Young People, 2011, Winner, Grades PreK-3
charity; generosity; cans; money
Williams, Laura E., "The Can Man" (2017). DIVerse Families. 928.