Twelve-year-old Alice, an orphan who has never been adopted because of her physical handicap and difficult personality, is shocked to discover she has an identical twin sister living nearby.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Adoption; Foster care; Physical disability; orphan; orphanage; foster home; adoptive parents; adopted child; hearing loss; speech impediment
caretaker (nuns); mother and father
Kirkus Book Review Stars, 1994
Catholic orphanage; twins; separated sibilings; school play; My Fair Lady; summer camp; New York
Maguire, Gregory, "Missing Sisters" (2009). Diverse Families. 1685.