Caterpillar Summer

Title

Caterpillar Summer

Authors

Gillian McDunn

Publisher

Bloomsbury Children's Books

Publication Year

2019

ISBN

9781681197432

Pages

295 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Since her father's death, Cat has taken care of her brother, Chicken, for their hardworking mother but while spending time with grandparents they never knew, Cat has the chance to be a child again.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Lexile Measure

540L

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Family member death; Single parent; Biracial; single mother; death of father; biracial children

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

White; Biracial

Keywords

brothers and sisters; family life; grandparents; islands; North Carolina; responsibilities; fishing; family problems

Diversity Impact

direct

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