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Lou Caribou: Weekdays with Mom, Weekends with Dad

Title

Lou Caribou: Weekdays with Mom, Weekends with Dad

Illustrator

Nathalie Choux

Publisher

Little Gestalten

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9783899557367

Pages

40 pages

Genre

animal fantasy

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young reindeer lives with his mother and visits his father on weekends. The story of Lou Caribou will help small children come to terms with their own parents' separation. This book shows that parents who live apart still lovingly care for their child, and that their separation has not diminished their love for him.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents; separate homes

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

caribou

Family Formation

divorced parents

Keywords

forest; suitcase; father and son bonding

Diversity Impact

direct

Lou Caribou: Weekdays with Mom, Weekends with Dad

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