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Heart Picked: Elizabeth's Adoption Tale

Title

Heart Picked: Elizabeth's Adoption Tale

Authors

Sara Crutcher

Illustrator

Romney Vasquez

Publisher

Mascot Books

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781631770906

Pages

38 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Six-year-old Elizabeth is excited to have her dad visit school today but worries some of her classmates might notice they don't look alike. How will Elizabeth respond when her friend says, "That's your dad? You don't look like him."

Grade Level

6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; adopted child; adoptive parents; adoptive family

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Keywords

family week; school visits; dressing up; elementary school

Diversity Impact

direct

Heart Picked: Elizabeth's Adoption Tale

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