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Saturday is Pattyday

Title

Saturday is Pattyday

Authors

Lesléa Newman

Illustrator

Annette Hegel

Publisher

New Victoria

Publication Year

1993

ISBN

9780934678513

Pages

24 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Although Frankie is hurt and confused when his two mommies separate, he is comforted by knowing that Patty will still be part of his life.

Grade Level

K-3, 3-5

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Divorce; Homosexuality; divorced parents; separate homes; lesbian; lesbian mothers; lesbian adults; same-sex parents

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced mothers

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Keywords

mothers and son; feelings; special day; maintaining relationship; picnic

Diversity Impact

direct

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