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

picture book

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

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Divorce; separate homes; divorced parents; co-parenting; living in two homes

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced mother and father

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2002 Under Five-The Very Busy Life of Olaf and Venus
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2001
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2001 Young Reader
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement, 2002
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
Civic Engagement Selected K-5 Books for Reflecting on Ones Place in the World, 2012 Hearts Together/Lives Apart
Coping with Change: Selected Books for Children, 2012 Hearts Together/Lives Apart

Keywords

painting; dog; city; suburbia; two of everything; toothbrush

Diversity Impact

direct

Two Homes


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