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Visiting Day

Title

Visiting Day

Illustrator

James E. Ransome

Publisher

Puffin Books

Publication Year

2015

ISBN

9780147516084

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realsim

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A young girl and her grandmother visit the girl's father in prison.

Grade Level

K-3

Topic

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

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

African American

Family Formation

grandmother

Awards

Civic Engagement Selected K-5 Books for Reflecting on Ones Place in the World, 2012
Coping with Change: Selected Books for Children, 2012
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2003
Booklist Top 10 Black History Titles for Youth, 2002
Capitol Choices, 2002
Children's Catalog, Eighteenth Edition, Supplement, 2003
Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, 2006
Choices, 2003
The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection
Storytelling World Resource Award, 2016, Honor, Stories for Young Listeners
Skipping Stones Honor Award, 2003, Winner, Multicultural And International

Keywords

prison visits; love; crime; food

Diversity Impact

direct

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