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Angel's Grace

Title

Angel's Grace

Authors

Tracey Baptiste

Publisher

Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Pages

165 pages

Publication Year

2005

ISBN

9780689867736

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Single parent; single mother; absent father

Annotation

While visiting her grandmother in Trinidad, thirteen-year-old Grace sees a photograph of a stranger with a birthmark identical to hers, and begins to wonder if the reason she feels different from the rest of her family is that he is her real father.

Grade Level

6-8

Family Formation

mother and stepfather

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Trinidadian

Awards

New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing,2005

Keywords

identity; fathers and daughters; Trinidad and Tobago; birthmarks

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Angel's Grace

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