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Home for a while / by Lauren H. Kerstein ; illustrated by Natalia Moore.

Kerstein, Lauren H., (author.). Moore, Natalia, 1986- (illustrator.).


Calvin has lived in many houses that never felt like home, but Maggie, his new foster mother, helps him deal with his emotions when he misbehaves, and still offers hugs.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781433831874
  • ISBN: 1433831872
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Publisher: [Washington, D.C.] : Magination Press, an imprint of the American Psychological Association, [2021]

Content descriptions

Target Audience Note:
Ages 4-8. Magination Press.
Grades K-1. Magination Press.
Subject: Foster children > Juvenile fiction.
Belonging (Social psychology) > Juvenile fiction.
Home > Juvenile fiction.
Emotions > Juvenile fiction.
Behavior > Juvenile fiction.
Foster children > Fiction.
Belonging (Social psychology) > Fiction.
Home > Fiction.
Emotions > Fiction.
Behavior > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Orphans & Foster Homes.
JUVENILE FICTION / Family / Adoption.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings.
Belonging (Social psychology)
Foster children.
Genre: Children's stories.
Picture books for children.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Picture books.

Available copies

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