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The Little Green Goose

Title

The Little Green Goose

Illustrator

Alan Marks

Publisher

North-South Books

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780735810723

Pages

32 pages

Genre

animal realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Mr. Goose finds an abandoned egg, hatches it, and raises a peculiar green-skinned long-tailed chick, who worries about his identity but comes to recognize that he has a loving parent.

Grade Level

PK-1

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Single parent; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive father; single father; interracial adoption; interracial family

Main Character

male dinosaur; male goose

Race/Ethnicities

Animals

Family Formation

adoptive father

Keywords

dads who want to be parents; geese; identity; dinosaurs; egg; hatching; farm animals

Diversity Impact

direct

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