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Rebecca's Journey Home

Title

Rebecca's Journey Home

Illustrator

Michelle Shapiro

Publisher

Kar-Ben Publishing

Publication Year

2006

ISBN

9781580131575

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Mr. and Mrs. Stein and their young sons Gabe and Jacob adopt a baby girl from Vietnam.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Adoption; Interracial; Bicultural; adopted child; adoptive family; adoptive siblings; international adoption; interracial family; bicultural child; heritage

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

Vietnamese / White

Family Formation

adoptive mother and father

Awards

Sydney Taylor Book Award, 2007, Honor Award, Younger Reader

Keywords

Vietnamese Americans; Jews; Jewish families; brothers; new sibling; Jewish tradition

Diversity Impact

direct

Rebecca's Journey Home

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