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By the Dawn's Early Light

Title

By the Dawn's Early Light

Authors

Karen Ackerman

Illustrator

Catherine Stock

Publisher

Macmillan Publishing Company

Publication Year

1994

ISBN

9780689317880

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young girl and her brother stay with their grandmother while their mother works at night.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Kinship care; Single parent; singler mother; grandmother raising grandchildren

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Black

Family Formation

single mother and grandmother

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 1997

Keywords

night shift; graveyard shift; dinner; employment

Diversity Impact

direct

By the Dawn's Early Light

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