DIVerse Families
 
The Great Big Book of Families

Title

The Great Big Book of Families

Authors

Mary Hoffman

Illustrator

Ros Asquith

Publisher

Dial Books for Young Readers

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780803735163

Pages

40 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

Features illustrations and descriptions of different types of families and how their lives are similar and different.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Racial Diversity; Foster care; Homosexuality; Single parent; Interracial; same-sex parents; single mom; single dad; foster home; mixed race

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

multiple

Family Formation

multiple

LGBTQ+

multiple

Awards

Kirkus Book Review Stars, March 1,2011
School Library Journal Book Review Stars, May,2011 Cahners
NASEN and TES Special Educational Needs Book Award 2011, Information Book Award 2011

Keywords

diverse families; family trees

Diversity Impact

direct

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