The Last to Let Go
Margaret K. McElderry Books
When her mother is arrested for killing Brooke's abusive father, Brooke must confront the shadow of her family's violence and dysfunction.
Family Relationships; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Family member death; Parental rights termination; Legal guardianship; Kinship care; Incarceration; Family violence; Gay/Lesbian; death of a father; losing your parents; legal guardian; aunt and uncle looking after niece; prison; jail; mother in prison; domestic abuse; spousal abuse; abusive father; lesbian; lesbian teenager
mother; aunt and uncle
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2017
questioning; responsibilitiy; academics; new school; feelings; sibling relationship; healing
Smith, Amber, "The Last to Let Go" (2018). DIVerse Families. 1492.