Everett Anderson's Friend

Title

Everett Anderson's Friend

Authors

Lucille Clifton

Illustrator

Ann Grifalconi

Publisher

Henry Holt and Company, Inc.

Publication Year

1992

ISBN

9780805022469

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Having eagerly anticipated the new neighbors, a boy is disappointed to get a whole family of girls.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Single parent; single mother

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

Black

Family Formation

single mother

Awards

Coretta Scott King Book Award, 1977, Honor Book, Author

Keywords

neighbors; friendship; apartment houses; latchkey child; tomboy; new friends

Diversity Impact

direct

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