DIVerse Families
 
Cinnamon Baby

Title

Cinnamon Baby

Illustrator

Janice Nadeau

Publisher

Kids Can Press

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781553378211

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Sebastian falls in love with Miriam after smelling her cinnamon bread. They marry and have a beautiful child who won't stop crying. What will make her stop?

Grade Level

PK-1

Lexile Measure

AD770L

Topic

Racial Diversity; Biracial; Interracial; biracial child; interracial marriage; interracial family; interracial parents

Main Character

adult female

Race/Ethnicities

African American / White

Family Formation

mother and father

Awards

First and Best, 2011 Toronto Public Library
Shining Willow Award, 2013
Nominee Saskatchewan
Amelia Frances Howard-Gibbon Illustrator's Award, 2012 Shortlist Canada
Ezra Jack Keats Book Award - New Writer, 2012 Honor United States
Marilyn Baillie Picture Book Award, 2012 Finalist Canada

Keywords

bakeries; odors; infants; families; crying; baking; bread; cinnamon raisin bread

Diversity Impact

indirect

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