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The Christmas Truck

Title

The Christmas Truck

Illustrator

Cassandre Bolan

Publisher

NarraGarden LLC

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9780990743408

Pages

46 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When celebrating a special Christmas tradition things go awry. Papa, Dad, their amazing kid, and one fabulous grandmother work together and implement a plan to save Christmas for a child they have never met.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Interracial; Gay/Lesbian; interracial family; interracial parents; gay; gay fathers; gay adults; same-sex parents

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

Black / White

Family Formation

two fathers

LGBTQ+

gay males

Awards

INDIEFAB Book of the Year Awards, 2014, Finalist, Picture Books Early Reader

Keywords

Christmas stories; grandmother; Christmas tree; presents; fireplace; Christianity; religion; fire truck

Diversity Impact

indirect

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