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Mama, I'll Give You the World

Title

Mama, I'll Give You the World

Illustrator

S. Saelig Gallagher

Publisher

Schwartz and Wade Books

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9780375936128

Pages

40 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

At Walter's World of Beauty, Luisa's secret plans are underway to create a very special birthday celebration for her hard-working, single mother who is employed there as a stylist.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Single parent; single mother

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Family Formation

single mother

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2006, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book
Emphasis on Reading, 2007 - 2008
Grades K-1
Golden Sower Award, 2009 - 2010
Primary
Red Clover Award, 2007 - 2008
South Carolina Picture Book Award, 2008 - 2009

Keywords

birthday; beauty shop; haircuts; surprise; roses; photo collages

Diversity Impact

direct

Mama, I'll Give You the World

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