DIVerse Families
 
Me & Emma

Title

Me & Emma

Authors

Elizabeth Flock

Publisher

MIRA Books

Pages

298 pages

Publication Year

2004

ISBN

9780778320821

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Family violence; Family member death; Step parent; family violence; family problems; step parent abuse; death of a father

Annotation

Eight-year-old Carrie Parker and her little sister, tired of living in an abusive environment, concoct a plan to run away, but their escape is thwarted by a shocking revelation that will change their lives.

Grade Level

6-8, 9-12

Family Formation

mother and step father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Awards

Senior High School Library Catalog, Sixteenth Edition, 2005 Supplement,2005

Keywords

sisters; abusive father; emotionally absent mother; school; running away

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Me & Emma

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