DIVerse Families
 
Families

Title

Families

Illustrator

Shelley Rotner

Publisher

Holiday House

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9780823430536

Pages

32 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

Big or small, similar or different-looking, there are all kinds of families. Some have one parent, some have two, and many include extended family. This inclusive look at many varieties of families will help young readers see beyond their own immediate experiences.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Racial Diversity; Adoption; Single parent; Separation; Kinship care; Multiracial; Homosexuality; adoptive family; single parent; separate homes; relatives living with family; multiracial family; gay parent; lesbian parent

Main Character

none

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

LGBTQ+

male/male; female/female

Awards

Best of the Best Books, 2015 Informational Books for Younger Readers
Notable Social Studies Trade Books for Young People, 2016 Social Interactions and Relationship
Rainbow List, 2016 Picture Book

Keywords

different families; pictures

Diversity Impact

direct

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