DIVerse Families
 
Homesick

Title

Homesick

Authors

Kate Klise

Publisher

Feiwel and Friends

Publication Year

2012

ISBN

9781250065117

Pages

192 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Benny's parents are getting divorced, his mom left and his father has become a hoarder, and to make matters worse his hometown has been entered into a contest, and now the pressure is on to get the house cleaned up.

Grade Level

3-5; 6-8

Topic

Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced parents

Awards

Sunshine State Young Reader's Award, 2014-2015
Nominee

Keywords

collectibles; hoarding; splinter; small town

Diversity Impact

direct

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