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Ryan's Mom is Tall

Title

Ryan's Mom is Tall

Authors

Heather Jopling

Illustrator

Allyson Demoe

Publisher

Nickname Press

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9780978073909

Pages

24 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Ryan's Mom and Mummy are different in many ways. See how their family puzzle fits together! This comparative book of opposites highlights the differences between Ryan's Mom and Mummy while using a puzzle motif to create a picture of families in the new millennium.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; lesbian; lesbian mothers; lesbian adults; same-sex parents

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

two mothers

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Awards

Rainbow List, 2008 Beginning Readers

Keywords

differences; height; crossword puzzles; hockey; family love

Diversity Impact

direct

Ryan's Mom is Tall

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