DIVerse Families
 
A Trick of the Light

Title

A Trick of the Light

Authors

Lois Metzger

Publisher

Balzer + Bray

Publication Year

2013

ISBN

9780062133083

Pages

196 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Fifteen-year-old Mike desperately attempts to take control as his parents separate and his life falls apart.

Grade Level

9-12

Topic

Family Relationships; Separation; separated parents

Main Character

boy

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

separated parents

Awards

Best Children's Books of the Year, 2014
YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults, 2014

Keywords

high school; stop motion animation; anorexia; hospital; weightloss; running; eating disorders; mirror

Diversity Impact

indirect

A Trick of the Light

Share

COinS