DIVerse Families
 
Visiting Day

Title

Visiting Day

Illustrator

James E. Ransome

Publisher

Puffin Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9780147516084

Genre

realsim

Topic

Family Relationships; Incarceration; father in prison; visitor's day

Annotation

A young girl and her grandmother visit the girl's father in prison.

Grade Level

K-3

Family Formation

grandmother

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Awards

Civic Engagement Selected K-5 Books for Reflecting on Ones Place in the World, 2012; Coping with Change: Selected Books for Children, 2012; Best Children's Books of the Year, 2003; Booklist Top 10 Black History Titles for Youth, 2002; Capitol Choices, 2002; Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement, 2003; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006; Choices, 2003; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection; Storytelling World Resource Award, 2016, Honor, Stories for Young Listeners; Skipping Stones Honor Award, 2003, Winner, Multicultural And International

Keywords

prison visits; love; crime; food

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

Visiting Day

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