DIVerse Families
 
Two Homes

Title

Two Homes

Authors

Claire Masurel

Illustrator

Kady MacDonald Denton

Publisher

Candlewick Press

Publication Year

2001

ISBN

9780763605117

Pages

40 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young boy named Alex enjoys the homes of both of his parents who live apart but love Alex very much.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; separate homes; divorced parents; co-parenting

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced family

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year,2002 Bank Street College of Education
Booklist Book Review Stars, Jun. 1,2001 American Library Association
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth,2001 American Library Association
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement,2002 H.W. Wilson
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson
Civic Engagement Selected K-5 Books for Reflecting on One s Place in the World,2012 Cooperative Children s Book Center
Coping with Change: Selected Books for Children,2012 Cooperative Children s Book Center

Keywords

divorce; separation; separate homes; living in two homes

Diversity Impact

direct

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