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Trevor's Story: Growing Up Biracial

Title

Trevor's Story: Growing Up Biracial

Authors

Bethany Kandel

Illustrator

Carol Halebian

Publisher

Lerner Publications

Publication Year

1997

ISBN

9780822525837

Pages

32 pages

Genre

biography

Format

picture book

Item Type

Nonfiction

Annotation

Ten-year-old Trevor Sage-El describes his life at home and at school, his feelings about being the son of a white mother and a black father, and what he likes and does not like about being biracial.

Grade Level

K-3, 3-5

Lexile Measure

800L

Diversity Topics

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

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

photographs; essays; activities; school and home life; identity; challenges

Diversity Impact

direct

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