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A Different Home: A New Foster Child's Story

Title

A Different Home: A New Foster Child's Story

Illustrator

Norma Jeanne Trammell

Publisher

Jessica Kingsley Publishers

Publication Year

2014

ISBN

9781849059879

Pages

47 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When Jessie is placed in foster care, she finds it difficult at first but slowly begins to like her new home. First person recount. Story is designed to help children aged 4-10 to settle into care. Includes notes for foster parents.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Foster care; foster home; foster family; foster parents; foster child

Main Character

female child

Race/Ethnicities

Black

Family Formation

foster mother and father

Keywords

new foster home; worries; anxiety; questions; new home; new family; adjustment

Diversity Impact

direct

A Different Home: A New Foster Child's Story

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