Drawn Together

Title

Drawn Together

Authors

Minh Lê

Illustrator

Dan Santat

Publisher

Disney-Hyperion

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781484767603

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A boy and his grandfather cross a language and cultural barrier using their shared love of art, storytelling, and fantasy.

Grade Level

PK-1

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Language barrier; Bicultural; Bilingual; Immigrants and refugees; communication barrier; different languages; two cultures; bicultural child; cultural heritage; bilingual family; immigrant grandparent

Main Character

male child; adult male

Race/Ethnicities

Thai American

Family Formation

mother

Awards

Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature, 2019, Picture Book Winner
Southern California Independent Booksellers Award, 2018, Winner, Children's Picture Book
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2018
Amazon Editors' Picks: Best Books of the Year, 2018 Ages 3 to 5
Amazon Editors' Picks: Top 20 Children's Books, 2018
Best Books for Kids, 2018
Booklist Top 10 Arts Books for Youth, 2018
Lasting Connections, 2018 Language Arts
NPR's Book Concierge, 2018 Kids' Book

Keywords

drawing; art; superheroes; imagination; grandfather; Thai culture; storytelling

Diversity Impact

direct

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