Do Not Pass Go
Magaret K. McElderry Books
Family Relationships; Divorce; Incarceration; Poverty; divorced parents; father in prison; financial hardship
When Deet's father is jailed for using drugs, Deet learns that prison is not what he expected, nor are other people necessarily the way he thought they were.
mother and father
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2008; Middle and Junior High School Library Catalog, Supplement to Ninth Edition, 2007; Dorothy Canfield Fisher Children's Book Award, 2008-2009; Master List; Georgia Children's Book Award, 2008; Nominee; Golden Sower Award, 2010-2011; Nominee; Maine Student Book Award, 2008-2009; Nominee; Nevada Young Readers' Award, 2009; Nominee; North Carolina Young Adult Book Award, 2008; None; Sequoyah Book Award, 2010; Master List; Sunshine State Young Reader's Award, 2010-2011; Nominee; Society of School Librarians International Book Awards, 2007, Honor Book, Language Arts K-6 Novels
Alaska; prisoners; quotations
Hill, Kirkpatrick, "Do Not Pass Go" (2011). DIVerse Families. 852.