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Marisol McDonald and the Clash Bash

Title

Marisol McDonald and the Clash Bash

Authors

Monica Brown

Illustrator

Sara Palacios

Publisher

Lee & Low Books Inc.

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9780892392735

Pages

40 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A unique, spunky, multiracial, bilingual girl plans a one-of-a-kind birthday party and hopes her abuelita (grandma) will be able to come from Peru to join the festivities. Includes an author's note and glossaries.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD590L

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

International Latino Book Award, 2014, 1st Place, Best Children's Picture Book (Bilingual)
CSMCL Best Books, 2013 Children's Literature

Keywords

individuality; birthday; birthday party; Peru; grandmother; travel; English/Spanish; computer

Diversity Impact

indirect

Marisol McDonald and the Clash Bash


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