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Far apart, close in heart : being a family when a loved one is incarcerated  Cover Image Book Book

Far apart, close in heart : being a family when a loved one is incarcerated / Becky Birtha ; pictures by Maja Kastelic.

Birtha, Becky, 1948- (author.). Kastelic, Maja, (illustrator.).

Item details

  • ISBN: 9780807512753
  • ISBN: 0807512753
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Chicago, Illinois : Albert Whitman & Company, 2017.

Contents / Notes

Summary, etc.:
Children from all walks of life experience various emotions when their parent is in jail or prison, but they learn there are ways to communicate their feelings that will help improve their situation and remind them they are not alone.
Target Audience Note:
Elementary Grade
560 Lexile
Subject: Prisoners' families > Juvenile fiction.
Children of prisoners > Juvenile fiction.
Prisoners' families > Fiction.
Emotions > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Parents.
Prisons > Fiction.
Children of prisoners.
Prisoners' families.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Juvenile works.

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