DIVerse Families
 
Violet

Title

Violet

Illustrator

Vanja Vuleta Jovanovic

Publisher

Second Story Press

Publication Year

2009

ISBN

9781897187609

Pages

32 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Violet's mother is red, and her father is blue--so why isn't she red or blue? Why is she purple? Upset and confused, Violet goes to her mother. Using paints, her mother shows her that when you combine red and blue, you get violet!

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

600L

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; mixed race; biracial family

Main Character

girl

Family Formation

biracial

Awards

Blue Spruce Award, 2011
Nominee Ontario, Canada

Keywords

school; paint

Diversity Impact

direct

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