Lorraine

Title

Lorraine

Authors

Ketcham Secor

Illustrator

Higgins Bond

Publisher

Sourcebooks Jabberwocky

Publication Year

2018

ISBN

9781492616924

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Pa Paw and Lorraine always lift their spirits by playing music together, but their instruments are missing when a fearsome storm hits the Tennessee hills.

Grade Level

PK-1; K-3

Lexile Measure

690L

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Legal guardianship; grandparents raising grandchildren; grandfather raising granddaughter

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Black

Family Formation

grandfather

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2018, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book
Kirkus Book Review Stars, 2018

Keywords

music; Tennessee; tornadoes; crows; storms; farm; singing

Diversity Impact

indirect

Lorraine

Share

COinS