Spring 2021

Parents Here and There

A Kid's Guide to Deployment

  • Interest Level: Preschool - Grade 3   ·  
  • Reading Level: Grade 1

Parents have many different jobs. Some work in the military and are away from home for months or years. When your parent is gone, you miss what you did together. What are some things you can do while they are gone?

Format Your Price
Temporarily out of stock
Interest Level Preschool - Grade 3
Reading Level Grade 1
Genre Nonfiction
Category 5 Kinds of Nonfiction, 5KN: Traditional Nonfiction, SEL: A Self-Awareness, SEL: B Self-Management, SEL: C Social Awareness, SEL: D Relationship Skills, Social Emotional Learning, Social Studies
Copyright 2021
Publisher Lerner Publishing Group
Brand Our Family Wizard ®
Imprint Lerner Publications ™
Language English
Number of Pages 32
Publication Date 2021-04-06
Text Type Informational/Explanatory
BISACS JNF019060, JNF053100, JNF053050
Dewey 355.1/2
Dimensions 9 x 9
Lexile 540
Guided Reading Level L
Features Bibliography/further reading, Glossary, Index, Introductory note, Reviewed, and Table of contents


Kirkus Reviews

“Essential reading for many, many families.”—Kirkus Reviews


“A helpful resource for the many young children affected by military deployment.”—Booklist

Author: Marie-Therese Miller

Marie-Therese Miller is an author of nonfiction books for children and teens, including Managing Responsibilities, Understanding Friendship, and Feeling Good about You. Miller earned her PhD in English from St. John's University, where her academic focus was James Thurber and humor. She and her husband, John, have five children and a grandson.