DIVerse Families
 
The Days of Summer

Title

The Days of Summer

Authors

Eve Bunting

Illustrator

William Low

Publisher

Harcourt

Publication Year

2001

ISBN

9780152018405

Pages

40 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

As summer ends and they get ready to go back to school, two young girls try to deal with the news that the grandparents they love are getting a divorce.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced grandparents; separated grandparents; two homes

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

multi-generational; divorced grandparents

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 13th Edition, 2002
The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

grief; families; change; sadness; summer; sisters

Diversity Impact

direct

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