Dreamers

Title

Dreamers

Authors

Yuyi Morales

Illustrator

Yuyi Morales

Publisher

Neal Porter Books

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9780823440559

Pages

40 pages

Genre

autobiography

Format

picture book

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

An illustrated picture book autobiography in which award-winning author Yuyi Morales tells her own immigration story.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Lexile Measure

AD480L

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Culture/Ethnicity; Single parent; Language barrier; Bilingual; Immigrants and refugees; single mother; learning a new language; bilingual family; immigrant children; immigrant parents; immigrant family

Main Character

adult female; male baby

Race/Ethnicities

Mexican

Family Formation

mother

Awards

Kirkus Prize, 2018, Finalist, Children's
New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children's Books Award, 2018, Winner, Children's Book
Pura Belpré Award, 2019, Illustrator
Amazon Editors' Picks: Best Books of the Year, 2018 Ages 3 to 5
Best Children and YA Books, 2018 Picture Book
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2018
NPR's Book Concierge, 2018 Kids' Book

Keywords

library; reading; books; Mexico; San Francisco; learning a new culture; English/Spanish

Diversity Impact

direct

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