DIVerse Families
 
I Love Saturdays y Domingos

Title

I Love Saturdays y Domingos

Authors

Alma Flor Ada

Illustrator

Elivia Savadier

Publisher

Atheneum Books for Young Readers,

Publication Year

2002

ISBN

9780689318191

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young girl enjoys the similarities and the differences between her English-speaking and Spanish-speaking grandparents.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

510L

Topic

Racial Diversity; Interracial; interracial family; mixed race

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Mexican American / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

50 Books about Family,2011 Cooperative Children s Book Center
50 Multicultural Books Every Child Should Know,2015 Cooperative Children s Book Center
Recommended Picture Books Featuring Interracial Families,2011 Cooperative Children s Book Center
Children's Books on Aging,2004 ALSC American Library Association
Choices,2003 Cooperative Children's Book Center
Growing Up Latino in the U.S.A,2004 ALSC American Library Association
Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association,2003 Special Interest Group of the International Reading Association
Read On Wisconsin, 2013-2014
Nominee Wisconsin
Georgia Children's Book Award, 2004-2005
Nominee Georgia
Golden Sower Award, 2005-2006
Nominee Nebraska
Americas Award for Children's and Young Adult Literature, 2002 Commended United States

Keywords

grandparents; weekend activities

Diversity Impact

indirect

I Love Saturdays y Domingos

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