Abby Spencer Goes To Bollywood
Albert Whitman & Company
What thirteen year old Abby wants most is to meet her father. She just never imagined he would be a huge film star, in Bollywood! Now she's traveling to Mumbai to get to know her famous father. Abby is overwhelmed by the culture clash, the pressures of being the daughter of India's most famous celebrity, and the burden of keeping her identity a secret. But as she learns to navigate her new surroundings, she just might discover where she really belongs.
Family Relationship; Culture/Ethnicity; Racial Diversity; Single parent; Bicultural; Biracial; single mother; bicultural teenager; mixed race; biracial teenager
Asian (Indian) / White
separated mother and father
Crystal Kite Member Choice Award, 2015, Winner, Author (UK,Ireland)
Cybils Awards, 2014, Finalist, Middle Grade Fiction
fathers and daughters; India; motion picture actors and actresses; Bollywood; meeting new family
Bajaj, Varsha, "Abby Spencer Goes To Bollywood" (2014). Diverse Families. 24.