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Waiting for May

Title

Waiting for May

Illustrator

Janet Morgan Stoeke

Publisher

Dutton Children's Books

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780525470984

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young boy looks forward to the day when a new sister, who will be adopted from China, joins his family.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Adoption; international adoption; interracial adoption

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

Chinese / White

Family Formation

adoption

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year,2005 Bank Street College of Education
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition,2006 H.W. Wilson

Keywords

brothers and sisters; China

Diversity Impact

direct

Waiting for May

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