DIVerse Families
 
Weekends with Max and His Dad

Title

Weekends with Max and His Dad

Authors

Linda Urban

Illustrator

Katie Kath

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780544598171

Pages

160 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Third-grader Max pursues neighborhood adventures with his dad as they both adjust to recent changes in their family.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; Separation; divorced parents; separate homes

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced parents

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2017
Bulletin Blue Ribbons, 2016
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2016
Notable Children's Books, 2017
Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award, 2017-2018
Nominee
Rhode Island Children's Book Award, 2018
Nominee
Cybils Awards, 2016, Finalist, Early Chapter Book

Keywords

fathers and sons; weekends; games; adventures; new home

Diversity Impact

direct

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