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You Can't See the Elephants

Title

You Can't See the Elephants

Publisher

Putnam's Sons

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9780399172090

Pages

192 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When she suspects that her young neighbors are being abused by their father, one brave girl takes a stand to protect them.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Family violence; Kinship care; abusive father; abused children; physical abuse; grandparents raising granddaughter

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

father and grandparents; mother and father

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2015, Nominee, Middle Grade Fiction

Keywords

summer; playground; bravery; friendship

Diversity Impact

direct

You Can't See the Elephants

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