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Author Benway, Robin, author.

Title Far from the tree / Robin Benway.

Publication Info. New York : HarperTeen, An imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
2017

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Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Alleman HS Stacks - ALLG-6  YA BEN    AVAILABLE
 Bertolet Memorial LD YA Fiction - BMLY-14  YA BEN    DUE 10-29-20
 Bourbonnais PL YA Area - BDBB-2  TEEN BEN    DUE 10-30-20
 Boylan Ctrl Catholic HS Stacks - BCCY-11  F BENW    AVAILABLE
 Bradley PL YA Fiction - BRBB-2  TEEN FIC BEN    AVAILABLE
 Bureau Valley Jr/Sr HS Stacks - BVHG-8  Fic Ben    AVAILABLE
 Byron CUSD 226 - Byron HS Stacks - BRLY-14  FIC BEN    AVAILABLE
 Byron PL YA Fiction - BYLY-14  Y FIC BEN    AVAILABLE
 Cherry Valley PLD Teen Fiction - CHVY-11  TN BEN    AVAILABLE
 Clinton Township PL Stacks - CTPY-12  YA BEN (LINCOLN NOMINEE 2020)    AVAILABLE

1 copy being processed for River Valley DL YA Fiction - RVLG-7.
Edition First edition.
Description 374 pages ; 22 cm
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Summary Three teenagers, biological siblings separated by adoption, explore the meaning of family in all its forms--how to find it, how to keep it, and how to love it.
"Perfect for fans of NBC's "This Is Us," Robin Benway's beautiful interweaving story of three very different teenagers connected by blood explores the meaning of family in all its forms--how to find it, how to keep it, and how to love it. Being the middle child has its ups and downs. But for Grace, an only child who was adopted at birth, discovering that she is a middle child is a different ride altogether. After putting her own baby up for adoption, she goes looking for her biological family, including-- Maya, her loudmouthed younger bio sister, who has a lot to say about their newfound family ties. Having grown up the snarky brunette in a house full of chipper redheads, she's quick to search for traces of herself among these not-quite-strangers. And when her adopted family's long-buried problems begin to explode to the surface, Maya can't help but wonder where exactly it is that she belongs. And Joaquin, their stoic older bio brother, who has no interest in bonding over their shared biological mother. After seventeen years in the foster care system, he's learned that there are no heroes, and secrets and fears are best kept close to the vest, where they can't hurt anyone but him. Don't miss this moving novel that addresses such important topics as adoption, teen pregnancy, and foster care." --Amazon.
Awards 2020 Abraham Lincoln Award Nominee.
Subject Adopted children -- Juvenile fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Juvenile fiction.
Families -- Juvenile fiction.
Adopted children -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Families -- Fiction.
Teenage pregnancy -- Fiction.
Adopted children -- Fiction.
Family life -- Fiction.
Brothers and sisters -- Fiction.
Family secrets -- Fiction.
Adopted children. (OCoLC)fst00797050
Brothers and sisters. (OCoLC)fst00839671
Families. (OCoLC)fst01728849
Genre/Form Young adult fiction.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
ISBN 9780062330628 (hardcover)
0062330624 (hardcover)

 
    
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