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My Mother's House, My Father's House

Title

My Mother's House, My Father's House

Illustrator

Irene Trivas

Publisher

Puffin Books

Publication Year

1990

ISBN

9780140542103

Pages

32 pages

Genre

realism

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

A child describes having two different houses in which to live, "my mother's house" and "my father's house," and what it is like to travel back and forth between them.

Grade Level

PK-1

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; Divorce; two homes; co-parenting; living in two homes

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

divorced parents

Awards

The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection

Keywords

parent and child; family life; suitcases;

Diversity Impact

direct

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