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All Mixed Up! (Amy Hodgepodge, #1)

Title

All Mixed Up! (Amy Hodgepodge, #1)

Illustrator

Soo Jeong

Publisher

Grosset & Dunlap

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780448448541

Pages

112 pages

Genre

realism

Format

chapter book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Attending a "regular" school for the first time, former homeschooler Amy, whose family is racially mixed, meets new friends who celebrate their differences and include Amy in their song and dance routine for the upcoming talent show.

Grade Level

3-5

Lexile Measure

580L

Diversity Topics

Culture/Ethnicity; Racial Diversity; Multicultural; Multiethnic; Multiracial; Interracial; multiple cultures; multicultural child; multicultural family; multiple ethnicities; multiracial child; multiracial family; interracial family; interracial parents; interracial friendship; mixed race

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Asian (Japanese; Korean) / Black (African American) / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2009

Keywords

elementary school; friendship; individuality; talent shows; bullying; singing

Diversity Impact

direct

All Mixed Up! (Amy Hodgepodge, #1)


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