Peas and carrots

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Pub. Date:
2016.
Language:
English
Reading Level:
IL: UG - BL: 4.8 - AR Pts: 10
Lexile measure:
760L
Description
A rich and memorable story from a Coretta Scott King honor award-winning author about a teenage foster girl looking for a place to call home.   Dess knows that nothing good lasts. Disappointment is never far away, and that's a truth that Dess has learned to live with. Dess's mother's most recent arrest is just the latest in a long line of disappointments, but this one lands her with her baby brother's foster family. Dess doesn't exactly fit in with the Carters. They're so happy, so comfortable, so normal, and Hope, their teenage daughter, is so hopelessly naïve. Dess and Hope couldn't be more unlike each other, but Austin loves them both like sisters. Over time their differences, insurmountable at first, fall away to reveal two girls who want the same thing: to belong.             Tanita S. Davis, a Coretta Scott King Honor winner, weaves a tale of two modern teenagers defying stereotypes and deciding for themselves what it means to be a family.
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ISBN:
9780553512816
9780553512823
9780553512830
055351282
Reading Level:
UG
Level 4.8, 10 Points
Lexile measure:
760L
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subject_facet Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Foster home care -- Fiction, High schools -- Fiction, Prejudices -- Fiction, Schools -- Fiction
title_display Peas and carrots
title_full Peas and Carrots, Peas and carrots / Tanita S. Davis
title_short Peas and carrots
title_sub
topic_facet Brothers and sisters, Conduct of life, Foster home care, High schools, Prejudices, Schools, Young Adult Fiction, Young Adult Literature