I Have Two Homes

I Have Two Homes

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Baker & Taylor
Nina recounts her feelings about her parents' divorce and describes what it is like to live in two households, in an honest account of divorce from a child's point of view that will reassure readers who are experiencing a similar family change.

Perseus Publishing
"Original title: Ik woon in twee huizen"--P. facing t.p.


Independent Publishing Group
A young girl named Nina recounts her feelings about her parents' divorce and describes what it is like to live in two households in this touching picture book. Everything is different from the way it was, and sometimes the behavior of the adults around her is upsetting to Nina. When she is with her mom, she wants to be with her dad. She misses her hamster, her cat, her playmate, and her favorite climbing tree when she is away from them. Many things about her new life upset her, but there are happy moments, too?she celebrates her birthday twice, and both her parents are there when she jumps into the deep pool for the first time. Her parents don't like each other any more, but they both love her and they make sure she knows it. This honest, uncomplicated account of divorce from a child's point of view will reassure and comfort young readers who are experiencing the changes that divorce brings to a family.


Baker
& Taylor

When her parents separate, Nina sees that she is still able to spend quality time with both parents.
When her parents separated, Nina sees that she is still able to spend quality time with both parents.

Publisher: New York : Clavis, [2012]
Edition: First edition
Copyright Date: ©2012
ISBN: 9781605371023
1605371025
Branch Call Number: E SMET
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Additional Contributors: Talsma, Nynke Mare - Illustrator
Alternative Title: I have 2 homes
Notes: "English translation from the Dutch by Clavis Publishing Inc." --P. facing title page
"First published in Belgium and Holland by Clavis Uitgeverij, Hasslet - Amersterdam, 2008. c2008, Clavis Uitgeverij" --P. facing title page
"English language edition edited by Emma D. Dryden, drydenbks llc" --P. facing title page

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