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A family is a family is a family / written by Sara O'Leary ; illustrated by Qin Leng.

O'Leary, Sara, author. (Author). Leng, Qin, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 16 of 22 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 22 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch ETF OLE (Text) 34207002056373 JFET Checked out 03/12/2017
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria jPB OLE (Text) 37521530820572 AMPL Juvenile Picture Book (K-4) Available -
Centerville Center Twp PL - Centerville E O'LE (Text) 76895000251423 2nd Floor Children's Easy Available -
Danville-Center Twp PL - Danville E O'Le (Text) 32604000222137 DCTPLD J Picture Books Checked out 03/05/2017
Eckhart PL - Main JP OLE (Text) 840191002389056 Children's Picture Books - Lower Level Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JCE OLE (Text) 36626103783312 JUV Childhood Experiences Available -
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown JUV PICTURE BK OLEA (Text) 39213000793525 JUV Picture Books Checked out 03/06/2017
Jay Co PL - Portland E O'LEA (Text) 76383000446930 Kids New Shelf, E Checked out 02/25/2017
Jennings Co PL - North Vernon JUV PIC OLE (Text) 30653005576392 New Juvenile Books Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch KID FAMILIES (Text) 37516002023068 KidNF Families Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781554987948
  • ISBN: 1554987946
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press, [2016]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: When a teacher asks the children in her class to think about what makes their families special, the answers are all different in many ways but the same in the one way that matters most of all. One child is worried that her family is just too different to explain, but listens as her classmates talk about what makes their families special. One is raised by a grandmother, and another has two dads. One is full of stepsiblings, and another has a new baby. As one by one, her classmates describe who they live with and who loves them family of every shape, size and every kind of relation the child realizes that as long as her family is full of caring people, her family is special. A warm and whimsical look at many types of families written by award-winning author Sara O Leary, "A Family is a Family" springs to life with quirky and sweet illustrations by Qin Leng. Publisher's marketing.
Target Audience Note: AD500 Lexile
Subject: Families > Juvenile fiction.

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