Take Me with You
Raised in an Italian orphanage in the years following World War II, a biracial girl named Susanna and her best friend Pina want to be adopted but fear being separated.
Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; Biracial; biracial child
African American / White (Italian); White (Italian)
Parents' Choice Award, 2010, Recommended, Historical Fiction
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2011 Ages (9 to 12)
Booklist Book Review Stars, 2010
Booklist Editors' Choice: Books for Youth, 2010 Fiction Middle Grade
Booklist Top 10 Historical Fiction for Youth, 2010
Booklist Top 10 Religion Books for Youth, 2010
post-World War II; friendship; Catholic orphanage; separation; lost parents; Naples, Italy; nuns
Marsden, Carolyn, "Take Me with You" (2010). Diverse Families. 562.