Ashes to Asheville
Penguin Young Readers Group
Twelve-year-old Fella is swept away on a wild road trip by her older sister Zany to fulfill their late mother's dying wish.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Family member death; Single parent; Legal guardianship; Gay/Lesbian; death of a mother; grief; terminal illness; grandparent raising grandchild; single mother; lesbian parent; same sex relationship
grandmother and single mother
Lambda Literary Award, 2018, Finalist, LGBT Children's/Young Adult
automobile travel; social issues; sisters; adventure; sisterly bond; dying wish; mother's ashes; separation
Dooley, Sarah, "Ashes to Asheville" (2017). Diverse Families. 1283.