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Donovan's Big Day

Title

Donovan's Big Day

Authors

Lesléa Newman

Illustrator

Mike Dutton

Publisher

Tricycle Press

Publication Year

2011

ISBN

9781582463322

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picture book

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

From the moment Donovan wakes in the morning, he painstakingly prepares for his special role in the wedding ceremony of his two mothers.

Grade Level

K-3

Lexile Measure

AD1020L

Topic

LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Homosexuality; same-sex parents; children of gay parents; lesbian; lesbian parents

Main Character

male child

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

two mothers

LGBTQ+

lesbian females

Awards

Rainbow List, 2012 American Library Association

Keywords

weddings; families; mothers and sons; celebration; ring bearer; wedding preparation

Diversity Impact

indirect

Donovan's Big Day

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