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Baby's First Words

Title

Baby's First Words

Illustrator

Christiane Engel

Publisher

Barefoot Books

Publication Year

2017

ISBN

9781782853213

Pages

20 pages

Genre

realism

Format

board book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Brief text relates the daily activities of a city baby with two daddies by featuring terms for objects, actions, and sounds. On die-cut board pages with tabs.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Interracial; Homosexuality; interracial family; interracial marriage; interracial relationship; gay; gay fathers; two fathers

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Asian / Black

Family Formation

two fathers

LGBTQ+

male/male

Awards

Rainbow List, 2018 Board Book
Cybils Awards, 2017, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book

Keywords

waking up; getting ready; modes of transportation; bath time; eating

Diversity Impact

indirect

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