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Breadcrumbs

Title

Breadcrumbs

Authors

Anne Ursu

Illustrator

Erin McGuire

Publisher

Walden Pond Press

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9780062015051

Pages

312 pages

Genre

fantasy

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Hazel and Jack are best friends until an accident with a magical mirror and a run-in with a villainous queen find Hazel on her own, entering an enchanted wood in the hopes of saving Jack's life.

Grade Level

3-5, 6-8

Lexile Measure

720L

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Adoption; Single parent; Interracial; adopted child; adoptive mother; single mother; interracial friendship

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Indian / White

Family Formation

adoptive single mother

Awards

Cybils Awards, 2011, Finalist, Fantasy and Science Fiction (Elementary and Middle Grade)

Keywords

magic mirrors; friendship; rescues; children; snow; queens; storytelling; Minneapolis

Diversity Impact

indirect

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