DIVerse Families
 
Mackenzie, Lost and Found

Title

Mackenzie, Lost and Found

Authors

Deborah Kerbel

Publisher

Dundurn Press

Pages

251 pages

Publication Year

2008

ISBN

9781550028522

Genre

realism

Topic

Racial Diversity; Family Relationships; Interracial; Family member death; Single parent; interracial relationship; death of a mother; single father

Annotation

After the death of her mother, Mackenzie and her father move to Israel, where she befriends an American girl dealing with a similar tragedy and begins dating a Palestinian boy, which leads to her involvement with a black-market crime ring.

Grade Level

6-8

Family Formation

single father

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Israeli / Palestinian / White

Keywords

Canadians; interethnic dating; Christianity; Islam; Jerusalem; bereavement; friendship; maturation; detective and mystery

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

Mackenzie, Lost and Found

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