DIVerse Families
 
The Possibility of Somewhere

Title

The Possibility of Somewhere

Authors

Julia Day

Publisher

St. Martin's Griffin

Pages

308 pages

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781250097354

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Step Parent; Adoption; Interracial; Parental Rights Termination; step mother; adopting step child; interracial relationship; losing parental rights

Annotation

Although on opposite sides of every social hierarchy their friends and families can imagine, including race, class, and social status, popular Ash Gupta, the son of wealthy, immigrant Asian-Indian parents, and anti-social Eden Moore, whose biggest goal is to escape her family's poverty and trailer-park existence, grow close as they compete to become class valedictorian.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

father and step-mother

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

Indian / White

Keywords

East Indian Americans; high schools; schools; love; interpersonal relations; competition; prejudice; teenagers

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

The Possibility of Somewhere

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