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Sammy Goes Flying

Title

Sammy Goes Flying

Authors

Odette Elliott

Illustrator

Georgina McIntyre

Publisher

Transworld Publishers

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781848530508

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Sammy dreams of flying. His older siblings are going on a school trip to an aeroplane museum. But Sammy is too small to go. Then Grandma plans a magical day out just for Sammy.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; biracial child; interracial parents; interracial marriage; mixed race

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

dreams; flight; hot air balloons; jealousy; sibling rivalry; grandmother and grandson relationship

Diversity Impact

indirect

Sammy Goes Flying

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