The Road to Paris
Family Relationships; Foster care; foster parents; foster child
Inconsolable at being separated from her older brother, eight-year-old Paris is apprehensive about her new foster family but just as she learns to trust them, she faces a life-changing decision.
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2006; Booklist Top 10 Black History Books for Youth, 2007; Children's Catalog, Nineteenth Edition, Supplement, 2007; Choices, 2007; Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to Ninth Edition, 2007; New York Public Library's 100 Titles for Reading and Sharing, 2006; The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection; Coretta Scott King Book Award, 2007, Honor Book, Author; Judy Lopez Memorial Award for Children's Literature, 2007, Honor Book
brother; sister; anxiety; separation from family
Grimes, Nikki, "The Road to Paris" (2006). DIVerse Families. 798.