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Imagine not knowing your birth parents or your birthday.
Bauer, Cat. HARLEY,
LIKE A PERSON
Harley has always believed she was adopted and then one day she finds proof.
Cohn, Rachel. The
Everything takes on a new meaning when Annabel visits her fathers new family. (YA Fic Cohn)
Ferris, Jean. Of
Its not until Theo meets Ivy that he learns to stop resenting his deaf family. (YA Fic Ferris)
Frost, Helen. Keeshas
When you cant stay with your family, can you find your own? (YA Fic Frost)
Headley, Justina Chen.
NOTHING BUT THE TRUTH (AND A FEW WHITE LIES)
Summer math camp is Pattys best escape from her overbearing Taiwanese mom.
Johnson, Angela. The
First Part Last (Heaven trilogy #2)
You have to grow up fast when youre a single teen father. (YA Fic Johnson)
Kantor, Melissa. If
I Have a Wicked Stepmother, Wheres My Prince?
Lucy has a stepmother and two stepsisters, but they definitely dont feel like family. (YA Fic Kantor)
Kidd, Sue Monk. The
Secret Life of Bees
Lily Owen finds her place with help from the Calendar sisters. (YA Fic Kidd)
Kingsolver, Barbara. The
On a journey out West, Marietta learns what it means to belong. (Fic Kingsolver)
Marchetta, Melina. Saving
Depression shakes the foundation of Francescas family. (YA Fic Marchetta)
Myers, Walter Dean.
BAD BOY: A MEMOIR
Sometimes a bad boy grows up to become a popular author.
Patterson, James. Schools
OutForever (Maximum Ride #2)
Family gives you wings. (YA Fic SF Patterson)
Perkins, Mitali. MONSOON
A summer in India helps Jasmin understand her dual heritage.
Reinhardt, Dana. A
Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life
Simone deals with boys, parties and meeting her birth mother. (YA Fic Reinhardt)
Rottman, S.L. Shadow
of a Doubt
Murder reunites a family. (YA Fic Rottman)
Schraff, Anne. Lost
and Found (Bluford High, #1)
A Bluford High student confronts the father who abandoned her family. (YA Fic Schraff)
Sones, Sonya. One
of Those Hideous Books Where the Mother Dies
Everyone knows her famous father except Ruby. (YA Fic Sones)
Triana, Gaby. CUBANITA
Isabel wishes her mother would stop obsessing about Cuba and act more American.
Walls, Jeannette. The
Glass Castle: A Memoir
A chaotic life feels normal when thats all you know. (921 W159AAg)
Wittlinger, Ellen. Zigzag
Imagine a long road trip with two obnoxious cousins. (YA Fic Wittlinger)
Woodson, Jacqueline. Miracles
Three orphan brothers struggle to keep their family together. (YA Fic Woodson)
Zeises, Lara M. ANYONE
When youve made your own family, what do you do when it starts to change?
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