DIVerse Families
 
Wishworks, Inc.

Title

Wishworks, Inc.

Authors

Stephanie Tolan

Illustrator

Amy Jun Bates

Publisher

Arthur A. Levine Books

Publication Year

2009

ISBN

9780545031547

Pages

146 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When he is granted his wish for a dog from Wishworks, Inc., third-grader Max is disappointed to find that his new pet is nothing like the dog of his imagination.

Grade Level

K-3; 3-5

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced parents

Awards

Charlie May Simon Children's Book Award, 2011-2012
Nominee
Rhode Island Children's Book Award, 2011
Nominee
Volunteer State Book Award, 2012-2013
Nominee

Keywords

new school; dog; fantasy; dreaming; bullies

Diversity Impact

indirect

Wishworks, Inc.

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