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Amber Brown is Feeling Blue

Title

Amber Brown is Feeling Blue

Authors

Paula Danziger

Illustrator

Tony Ross

Publisher

G.P Putnam's Sons

Publication Year

1998

ISBN

9780142416860

Pages

133 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Nine-year-old Amber Brown faces further complications because of her parents' divorce when her father plans to move back from Paris and she must decide which parent she will be with on Thanksgiving.

Grade Level

K-3; 3-5

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced parents

Awards

ABC Children's Booksellers Choices Award, 1999, Winner, Beginning Readers

Keywords

Thanksgiving; new girl; decisions; Washington; New York

Diversity Impact

direct

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