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Family is a family is a family - Cover
Family is a family is a family
Sara O'Leary, Groundwood Books 2016
For 7 - 9 year olds. The children at school each describe their very different families (Single parent, two Moms, many children, grandparents, two home-joint custody, etc.). . The illustrations are lively and joyful and funny and transmit the sense of love and belonging.

Ages: Young School Age (5-8)
Languages: English
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Adoptive/Foster, Blended/Step/Divorced, Gay/Lesbian, Single Parent, Elders
Special Topics: Banned Books (Recent)
Strands: Joy in Diversity