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Coming Home

Title

Coming Home

Authors

Greg Ruth

Illustrator

Greg Ruth

Publisher

Feiwel and Friends

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781250055477

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Follows the emotions of a young boy as he waits at an airport for a family member to return home from serving in the military.

Grade Level

K-3

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Military families; mother in the military; children of military personnel

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2015 Today
Bulletin Blue Ribbons, 2014 Picture Book
Choices, 2015 Picture Books for School-Age Children
Guide Book to Gift Books, 2016 Picture Books

Keywords

waiting; homecoming; soldiers; airport; military; reunion; emotional; dog; different families

Diversity Impact

indirect

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