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

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

Label
Far apart, close in heart : being a family when a loved one is incarcerated
Title
Far apart, close in heart
Title remainder
being a family when a loved one is incarcerated
Statement of responsibility
Becky Birtha ; pictures by Maja Kastelic
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Children who have a parent in prison express their feelings of sadness, anger, worry, and embarrassment and suggest that talking to others and keeping in contact with the missing parent helps them deal with the situation
Summary
A story for children who have a parent in jail explores the feelings of anger, sadness, loneliness and fear that they may experience and how they can find comfort by sending letters, talking with trusted adults, visiting and recognizing that they are not alone
Storyline
Tone
Character
Illustration
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10556008
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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1948-
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Birtha, Becky
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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560
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • -1
  • 3
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Kastelic, Maja
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True
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  • Children of prisoners
  • Prisoners' families
  • Children of prisoners
  • Prisoners' families
Target audience
juvenile
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being a family when a loved one is incarcerated
Label
Far apart, close in heart : being a family when a loved one is incarcerated, Becky Birtha ; pictures by Maja Kastelic
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn951071378
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807512753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)951071378
Label
Far apart, close in heart : being a family when a loved one is incarcerated, Becky Birtha ; pictures by Maja Kastelic
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn951071378
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780807512753
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)951071378

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