DIVerse Families
 
My Mother's House, My Father's House

Title

My Mother's House, My Father's House

Illustrator

Irene Trivas

Publisher

Puffin Books

Pages

32 pages

Publication Year

1990

ISBN

9780140542103

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; Divorce; two homes; co-parenting; living in two homes

Annotation

A child describes having two different houses in which to live, "my mother's house" and "my father's house," and what it is like to travel back and forth between them.

Grade Level

PK-1

Family Formation

divorced parents

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

parent and child; family life; suitcases;

Item Type

Fiction

Format

picturebook

My Mother's House, My Father's House

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