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Little Chick and Mommy Cat

Title

Little Chick and Mommy Cat

Authors

Marta Zafrilla

Illustrator

Nora Hilb

Publisher

Cuento de Luz

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9788415241966

Pages

32 pages

Genre

animal realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A tale that explores themes of diversity, adoption, and alternative family life follows a little chick who shares a happy relationship with his loving mother, a cat with soft fur, tickling whiskers, and a long beautiful tail.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD850L

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Single parent; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive mother; interracial adoption; single mother; interracial family

Main Character

male chicken

Race/Ethnicities

Cats / Chickens

Family Formation

single mother

Awards

Kirkus Book Review Stars, 2012

Keywords

chickens; identity; cats; unique; egg; cat behavior; chicken behavior

Diversity Impact

direct

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