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Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen

Title

Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen

Illustrator

DyAnn DiSalvo-Ryan

Publisher

Turtleback Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

1997

ISBN

9780688152857

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Homelessness; transient; homeless; no home

Annotation

A boy spends the day with Uncle Willie in the soup kitchen where he works preparing and serving food for the hungry.

Grade Level

K-3; 3-5

Family Formation

mother and uncle

Main Character

boy

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, 2001; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006

Keywords

soup kitchens; donations; meals; volunteering

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Uncle Willie and the Soup Kitchen

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