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No Mirrors in My Nana's House

Title

No Mirrors in My Nana's House

Illustrator

Synthia Saint James

Publisher

Harcourt

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780152052430

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A girl discovers the beauty in herself by looking into her Nana's eyes; includes a read-along compact disc.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Legal guardianship; grandparents raising grandchild

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Black

Family Formation

multi-generational

LGBTQ+

none

Awards

Adventuring with Books: A Booklist for PreK-Grade 6, 12th Edition, 1999
Kirkus Book Review Stars, 1998
Notable Children's Books in the Language Arts, 1999
The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

mirrors; grandma; house; eyes

Diversity Impact

indirect

No Mirrors in My Nana's House

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