A new children's picture book aimed at preschool and early primary children explores different family structures and makes clear they take many forms.
This picture book, by Belinda Nowell and Misa Alexander, introduces Alex, a young boy who has a new foster sister. A bully at school tells Alex his family isn't normal so his mum takes a trip with him through the class photo to try to help him find 'a normal family'.
'Are we normal?' he asked.
Mum gave Alex her brightest smile.
'Absolutely NOT... but why don't we find out who is?'
A celebration of unique, thriving and fun families.
Foster families, one parent families, large families, extended families, same sex parents, adoption and children living with grandparents.
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