Our Gracie Aunt
Jon J. Muth
Hyperion Books for Children
When a brother and sister are taken to stay with their mother's sister because their mother neglects them, they wonder if they will see their mother again.
Family Relationships; Kinship care; Legal guardianship; aunt raising niece; aunt raising nephew
boy and girl
mother and aunt
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social worker; love; safety
Woodson, Jacqueline, "Our Gracie Aunt" (2002). Diverse Families. 1078.