Dutton Children's Books
Thirteen-year-old Sunny, accompanied by a stray dog, takes advantage of a windfall to travel from her Nebraska foster home to Enumclaw, Washington, to find the twin sister from whom she was separated at age three.
Family Relationships; Foster care; Family member death; death of a mother; death of a grandmother; foster child; foster family
Best Children's Books of the Year, 2010
Children's Choices, 2010
Horned Toad Tales, 2011-2012
Nominee Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2012-2013
Nominee Mark Twain Award, 2011-2012
Nominee North Carolina Children's Book Award, 2012
Nominee Volunteer State Book Award, 2011-2012
Nominee West Virginia Children's Book Award, 2011-2012
Nominee Young Hoosier Book Award, 2011-2012
Nominee Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2012, Winner Literary Classics International Book Awards, 2012, Gold, Young Adult Mark Twain Award, 2012, Winner
dogs; runaway teenagers; sisters; twins; voyages and travels
Kehret, Peg, "Runaway Twin" (2009). Diverse Families. 628.