Jacob's Eye Patch

Title

Jacob's Eye Patch

Illustrator

Jules Feiffer

Publisher

Simon & Schuster

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9781476737324

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Answering questions about his eye-patch slows Jacob and his family down as he anxiously tries to get to the store to buy a special globe, but soon he is reminded that even he is curious when he see someone who is different. Includes facts about eye conditions and handling strangers' curiosity.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Diversity Topics

Disability and Health; Physical disability; low vision

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Award, 2013, Gold, Book

Keywords

eye patch; glasses; kids; family; science; globe; curiosity; questions; ice cream

Diversity Impact

direct

Jacob's Eye Patch

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