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Second Story Press Fall 2020

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My Family, Your Family!
By (author): Kathryn Cole Illustrated by: Cornelia Li
9781772601336 Board book, Picture book, Adhesive bound English Juvenile: Age (years) from 0 - 3, Grade (CAN) from P - K, Grade (US) from P - K, Reading age from 5 - 6 JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Alternative Family Sep 08, 2020
$10.95 CAD
Active 7 x 7 x 0.06 in | 220 gr 16 pages Second Story Press
Picture Bookstagang Best of 2020 2020, Short-listed Book Vine's Best New Books for Early Childhood 2021, Long-listed
There is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to families!

This book includes a diverse array of characters and celebrates gay parents, single parents, blended families, and other family groups rarely seen in board books.

Kathryn Cole has spent a forty-five-year career in children’s books as an illustrator, art director, editor, designer, and publisher at Scholastic, OUP, Stoddart Kids and Tundra Books. The books she has overseen have won multiple awards, including four Governor General’s Awards. Kathryn volunteered as a support to parents for thirteen years with Boost in their crisis support and court preparation groups. She is co-managing editor at Second Story Press and lives in Toronto.

Cornelia Li is an award-winning illustrator and storyteller whose work has been featured in The New Yorker and Reader's Digest. She lives and works in Toronto with her cockatoo, Charlie, who's her professional paper shredder.

- Illustrations include people with a diversity of skin colors, sizes, ages, and physical abilities.
- Captures the diverse compositions of every day families in a celebratory, but matter-of-fact way.
- Celebrates same-sex parents, blended families, and other family groups that are rarely seen in board books.
- Promotion at national and regional school, library and trade conferences
- Extensive ARC distribution, advance e-galleys
- Author interviews online blog and social media promotion
- Reach-out to diversity, LGBTQ+ media (traditional, social, and online)

For more information contact
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A solid introduction to inclusive family structures. - Publisher's Weekly

Not only a good home purchase, My Family, Your Family! should be found in all libraries serving the preschool crowd.

- Dave Jenkinson, Canadian Review of Materials

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