The Lovely Shoes
Arthur A. Levine Books
In 1950s Ohio, ninth-grader Franny feels isolated and self-conscious at high school because of her deformed leg and feet, but her irrepressibly high-spirited mother is determined to find shoes for Franny to wear at the school dances.
Health & Disability; Physical disability; congenital limb difference
coming of age; insecurity; growth; teenager; congenital limb difference; disability, high school
Shreve, Susan, "The Lovely Shoes" (2011). Diverse Families. 2255.