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Valentine to a Flying Mouse

Title

Valentine to a Flying Mouse

Authors

Laura Hawkins

Publisher

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company

Publication Year

1993

ISBN

9780395616284

Pages

165 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

During preparations for the fourth grade Valentine party, Tammy meets the wheelchair-bound owner of the local bookstore who helps her learn to cope with her parents' separation and to believe in herself.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; separated parents

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

separated parents

Keywords

self-perception; schools; valentine's day; people with disabilities

Diversity Impact

indirect

Valentine to a Flying Mouse

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