DIVerse Families
 
The Possibility of Somewhere

Title

The Possibility of Somewhere

Authors

Julia Day

Publisher

St. Martin's Griffin

Publication Year

2016

ISBN

9781250097354

Pages

308 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

Although on opposite sides of every social hierarchy their friends and families can imagine, including race, class, and social status, popular Ash Gupta, the son of wealthy, immigrant Asian-Indian parents, and anti-social Eden Moore, whose biggest goal is to escape her family's poverty and trailer-park existence, grow close as they compete to become class valedictorian.

Grade Level

9-12

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Step Parent; Adoption; Interracial; Parental Rights Termination; step mother; adopting step child; interracial relationship; losing parental rights

Main Character

girl

Race/Ethnicities

Indian / White

Family Formation

father and step-mother

Keywords

East Indian Americans; high schools; schools; love; interpersonal relations; competition; prejudice; teenagers

Diversity Impact

direct

The Possibility of Somewhere

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