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Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the Midst of Divorce

Title

Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the Midst of Divorce

Authors

Tamara Schmitz

Illustrator

Tamara Schmitz

Publisher

Price Stern Sloan

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9780843132212

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Addison's parents are divorced and he lives in one house with his mom and another with his dad, but one thing he knows above all is that both his parents love him and they always will.

Grade Level

PK-1

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents; living in two homes; co-parenting

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced mother and father

Awards

New York Book Festival, 2009, Honorable Mention, Children's Book
Children's Catalog Supplement to Nineteenth Edition, 2009

Keywords

family life; affirmation; love; map; moon; activities; support; splitting time

Diversity Impact

direct

Standing on My Own Two Feet: A Child's Affirmation of Love in the Midst of Divorce


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