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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

picturebook

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

Topic

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

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2015 Bulletin Blue Ribbons, 2014 Choices, 2015

Keywords

mothers and sons; homecoming; soldiers

Diversity Impact

indirect

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