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A Visit to the Big House

Title

A Visit to the Big House

Illustrator

Susan Avishai

Publisher

Houghton Miffin Company

Publication Year

1993

ISBN

9780395528051

Pages

48 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When Willy, Rose, and their mother go to visit Daddy in prison, they are quite anxious. But once Daddy appears and they can talk and ask questions.

Grade Level

3-5

Topic

Family Relationships; Incarceration; father in prison

Main Character

boy and girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

children of prisoner; prison; visitation; visitor's day

Diversity Impact

direct

A Visit to the Big House

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