DIVerse Families
 
They Never Came Back

Title

They Never Came Back

Publisher

Delacorte Press

Publication Year

2010

ISBN

9780385738088

Pages

200 pages

Genre

realism

Format

novel

Item Type

Fiction

Annotation

When fifteen-year-old Cathy decides to carpool from Norwalk to tony Greenwich, Connecticut, to study Latin in summer school, she does not expect the shocking events that occured five years earlier to suddenly come flooding back into her relatively settled life.

Grade Level

9-12

Lexile Measure

660L

Diversity Topics

Family Relationships; Foster care; foster teenager; foster parents

Main Character

female child; female teenager

Race/Ethnicities

White

Family Formation

foster mother and father

Keywords

abandoned children; embezzlement; identity; fugitives from justice; criminals; summer school; cousins; FBI

Diversity Impact

direct

They Never Came Back


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