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Love Makes a Family - Cover
Love Makes a Family
Sophie Beer, Dial Books for Young Readers 2018
Love is...waking up bright and early, baking a special cake, finding the biggest puddles... Families of many structures (single parents, same sex parents, older parents, etc.) are illustrated demonstrating their love in how they interact. Simple, joyful illustrations.

Ages: Infant/Toddler (0-2), Play Years (2-4)
Languages: English
Book Types: Story Book
Identity Groups: Gay/Lesbian, Single Parent, Non-Stereotypical Males, African American, Bi-Racial, Latino American, Southwest Asia/North Africa, White/Euro-American
Special Topics: Bedtime/Nighttime
Strands: Knowledge of Self & Connection to Others, Joy in Diversity