Tuesday, April 7, 2009

My so-called family

My so-called family 
by Courtney Sheinmel 
Language: English 
New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, 2008. 
194 p. ; 22 cm.
ISBN: 1416957855; 9781416957850
Recommended for ages: 9-12
Protagonist: 13
Summary: Leah, who was conceived through a donor bank, decides that even though she loves her mother, stepfather, and stepbrother, she wants to find out if she has any other siblings, and sets out to investigate without telling anyone what she is doing.
Reviews: School Library Journal, Publishers Weekly, Horn Book, Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books, Kirkus Review



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