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Dad's in Prison

Title

Dad's in Prison

Illustrator

Zul Mukhida

Publisher

A&C Black

Publication Year

1999

ISBN

9780713650945

Pages

25 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Tells the story of two brothers whose father is sent to prison. Narrated by the elder brother, the book describes the boys' experiences and emotions during and after their father's arrest and throughout their first visit to see him in prison.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

Family Relationships; Incarceration; father in prison; visitor's day

Main Character

boys

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

mother and father

Keywords

children of prisoner; prison visit; jail; brothers

Diversity Impact

direct

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