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Hello, My Name is Octicorn

Title

Hello, My Name is Octicorn

Illustrator

Binny Talib

Publisher

Balzer+Bray

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9780062387936

Pages

48 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

The octicorn--half octupus and half unicorn--introduces himself and tells readers why, though strange and unique, octicorns make great friends.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

550L

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; biracial child; mixed race child, interracial family

Main Character

male octicorn

Race/Ethnicities

Octopus / Unicorn

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Amazon Editors' Picks: Best Books of the Year, 2016 Ages 3 to 5
Amazon Editors' Picks: Top 20 Children's Books, 2016 Ages 3-5

Keywords

friendship; differences; fitting in; feeling left out; corn; ring toss; juggling; talents; dancing

Diversity Impact

direct

Hello, My Name is Octicorn

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