What About Neko?

A Story About Divorce

From the Series A Helping Hand

  • Interest Level: Kindergarten - Grade 2
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

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.

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Interest Level Kindergarten - Grade 2
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Picture Books, Social Studies
Category SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: D Relationship Skills, SEL: E Responsible Decision-Making, Social Emotional Learning
Copyright 2020
Publisher Quarto Publishing Group USA
Imprint QEB Publishing — Quarto Library
Language English
Number of Pages 24
Publication Date 2020-08-01
Text Type Informational Fiction
BISACS JUV013020, JUV002070, JUV039050
Dewey E
Dimensions 9 x 10
Lexile 510
Features Note to adults and Original artwork

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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