When Dad Killed Mom
by Julius Lester
Publication Date: Jun 01, 2003
List Price: $13.95
Format: Paperback, 216 pages
Target Age Group: Young Adult
Imprint: HMH Books for Young Readers
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Parent Company: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
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Jenna and Jeremy knew their parents’ marriage was in trouble. But no one could have predicted what would come next. Now with Mom dead and Dad in jail, Jenna and Jeremy must re-create a family of their own. But each guards a secret that could send their fragile new lives into a tailspin.
Newbery Honor winner Julius Lester paints a dramatic portrait of a family forced to confront the unimaginable.
Reader’s guide included.
- Young Adult Fiction / Family / General
- Young Adult Fiction / Social Themes / Death & Dying
- Young Adult Fiction / Social Themes / Violence