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Wolfie the Bunny

Title

Wolfie the Bunny

Authors

Ame Dyckman

Illustrator

Zachariah OHora

Publisher

Little, Brown and Company

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9780316226141

Pages

40 pages

Genre

animal realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When her parents find a baby wolf on their doorstep and decide to raise him as their own, Dot is certain he will eat them all up until a surprising encounter with a bear brings them closer together.

Grade Level

PK-1

Lexile Measure

AD440L

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Interracial; Multiracial; adopted baby; adoptive family; adoptive sibling; interracial adoption; interracial family; multiracial community

Main Character

female rabbit

Race/Ethnicities

Rabbit / Wolf

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Awards

Golden Sower Award, 2018, Honor, Picture Book
Cybils Awards, 2015, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book
Goodreads Choice Award, 2015, Nominee, Picture Book
Mitten Award, 2016, Honor Book
Star of the North Picture Book Award, 2016-2017, 2nd Place, Picture Book
Baker's Dozen: The Best Children's Books for Family Literacy, 2016 Picture Book
Distinguished Books, 2015 Children's Picture Books
New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2015 Picture Book
Notable Children's Books, 2016 Younger Readers
100 Magnificent Children's Books, 2015 Picture Book
Baker's Dozen: The Best Children's Books for Family Literacy, 2016
Best Children's Books, 2015 Children's Book
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2016 Ages 5 and under
Best of the Best Books, 2015 Picture Book
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2015
Choices, 2016 Picture Books for Babies,Toddlers, and Preschooler
Guide Book to Gift Books, 2016 Picture Books
School Library Journal Best Books, 2015 Picture Book
School Library Journal Book Review Stars, 2015 Picture Book

Keywords

infancy; animals; bunny rabbits; wolves; doorstep; carrots; sibling love; protection

Diversity Impact

direct

Wolfie the Bunny


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