The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond
Nancy Paulsen Books
A biracial girl finally gets the chance to meet the African American side of her family."
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Single parent; Family member death; Biracial; single mother; death of a father; biracial child; mixed race
African American / White
10 Children's Books with Black Girl Protagonists, 2016 Children's Book
20 Years of Dia, 2016 Grades 3-5
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2015 Today
Choices, 2015 Children's Fiction
CSMCL Best Books, 2014 Children's Literature
Kirkus Book Review Stars, 2013
School Library Journal Book Review Stars, 2014 Fiction
religious; car accident; grandparents; extended family; race issues
Woods, Brenda, "The Blossoming Universe of Violet Diamond" (2014). DIVerse Families. 191.