How I Saved My Father's Life (And Ruined Everything Else)
After her father leaves and marries the glamorous Ava Pomme, Madeline blames her mother for their difficult new life, but in spite of the twelve-year-old's efforts to achieve sainthood, it takes a summer trip to Italy to put her family into perspective.
Family Relationships; Divorce; divorced parents
Middle and Junior High Schoool Library Catalog, Ninth Edition Supplement 2008, 2008
The de Grummond Children's Literature Collection
remarriage; recovery; hypochondriac; ballet; magazine; Italy
Hood, Ann, "How I Saved My Father's Life (And Ruined Everything Else)" (2008). Diverse Families. 977.