DIVerse Families
 
They Never Came Back

Title

They Never Came Back

Publisher

Delacorte Press

Pages

200 pages

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780385738088

Genre

realism

Topic

Family Relationships; Foster care; foster child

Annotation

When fifteen-year-old Cathy decides to carpool from Norwalk to tony Greenwich, Connecticut, to study Latin in summer school, she does not expect the shocking events that occured five years earlier to suddenly come flooding back into her relatively settled life.

Grade Level

9-12

Family Formation

foster family

Main Character

girl

Diversity Impact

direct

Race/Ethnicities

White

Keywords

abandoned children; foster home care; embezzlement; identity; fugitives from justice

Item Type

Fiction

Format

novel

They Never Came Back

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