Visiting Day
Visiting Day
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Visiting Day

Written by Jacqueline Woodson & illustrated by James Ransome
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5 - 7
Reading age
32
Page count
AD520L
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Aug 11, 2015
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Jacqueline Woodson is the 2018-2019 National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature In this moving picture book from multi-award winning author Jacqueline Woodson, a young girl and her grandmother prepare for a very special day–the one day a month they get to visit the girl’s father in prison. “Only on visiting day is there chicken frying in the kitchen at 6 a.m, and Grandma in her Sunday dress, humming soft and low.” As the little girl and her grandmother get ready, her father, who adores her, is getting ready, too, and readers get to join the community of families who make the trip together, as well as the triumphant reunion between father and child, all told in Woodson’s trademark lyrical style, and beautifully illusrtrated by James Ransome.

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Book Details

ISBN
9780147516084
Publication Date
August 11, 2015
Publisher
Puffin Books
Page Count
32
Audience
Picture
Reading Age
5 - 7 years
Lexile® Level
AD520L
Est. Fountas & Pinnell Level
~N
ATOS® Book Level
3.6
Accelerated Reader® Points
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz
64191
Accelerated Reader Interest Level
LG

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