Depicts young teen Ricky Bloom's struggles with her recent juvenile inflammatory disease diagnosis, which comes amid family upheaval and challenges at school.
Family Relationships; Disability and Health; Divorce; Illness; Physical disability; divorced parents; autoimmune disease; chronic pain; juvenile rheumatoid arthritis
inflammatory disease; school issues; defeating the odds; friendships; growth
Silverstein, Karol Ruth, "Cursed" (2019). Diverse Families. 2180.