What About Neko?
A Story About Divorce
From the Series A Helping Hand
Becca’s parents are getting a divorce. She’s sad and confused, but more importantly, what will happen to Neko, their family dog? Neko doesn’t understand what divorce is, and Neko isn’t allowed in Dad’s new apartment. How will they ever make this work? This story explores the issue of divorce through a sensitive, relatable story and picture book approach. It aims to help young children understand and cope with upsetting situations.
|Interest Level||Kindergarten - Grade 2|
|Reading Level||Grade 1|
|Category||SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning|
|Publisher||Quarto Publishing Group USA|
|Imprint||QEB Publishing — Quarto Library|
|Number of Pages||24|
Author: Nancy Loewen
Nancy Loewen is an award-winning author who has written more than 130 titles for children. She holds an MFA in creative writing and lives in the Twin Cities.
Illustrator: Elisa Paganelli
Elisa Paganelli worked as a graphic designer for several years and set up her own award-winning design studio, Teapot Graphic Design, before following her true passion for illustration.
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