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Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match

Title

Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match

Authors

Monica Brown

Illustrator

Sara Palacios

Publisher

Children's Book Press

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780892392353

Pages

31 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A creative, unique, bilingual Peruvian Scottish-American-soccer-playing artist celebrates her uniqueness.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD580L

Diversity Topics

Racial Diversity; Culture/Ethnicity; Biracial; Interracial; Bilingual; biracial children; interracial family; interracial marriage; mixed race; bilingual child

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Peruvian / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2011, Nominee, Fiction Picture Book
International Latino Book Award, 2012, 1st Place, Best Children's Picture Book (Bilingual)
Pura Belpre Award, 2012, Honor Book, Illustrator
Skipping Stones Honor Award, 2012, Winner, Multicultural And International
Tejas Star Book Award, 2012, Winner
Black-Eyed Susan Book Award, 2013 - Picture Book
Prairie Bud Award, 2013 - 2014
Tejas Star Book Award, 2012 -

Keywords

individuality; matching; soccer; English/Spanish; identity; elementary school; clothing; writing

Diversity Impact

indirect

Marisol McDonald Doesn't Match


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