Ojiichan's Gift

Title

Ojiichan's Gift

Authors

Chieri Uegaki

Illustrator

Genevieve Simms

Publisher

Kids Can Press

Publication Year

2019

ISBN

9781771389631

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young girl finds a way to give the gift of a traditional Japanese garden back to her beloved grandfather and accept a difficult change.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Diversity Topics

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; biracial child; interracial parents; interracial family

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Asian (Japanese) / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

rock gardens; Japanese; aging grandparents; summer visits; change; granddaughters; plants

Diversity Impact

indirect

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