Contemporary Novels

Left With Her Memory – A sisterly bond is broken by the death of a mother and a new life with an unfamiliar stepfather. Two once-close teenage sisters attempt to adjust to their mother’s death five months after she remarries. One sister plows ahead determined to get along without her mother, while the other drowns in self-pity and crumbles over the dramatic changes in her life. Can they ever restore their sisterly bond, or are things changed forever? And what of the stepfather?

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A Heathen Among FundamentalistsAn agnostic teenage girl is in a trial adoption to a religious fundamentalist family. Music to our ears … harmony or dissonance?



A Cold War Romeo and JulietAn orphaned teenage girl talks her uncle into taking in a Russian foreign exchange student thrown out by his first host family. (1963)

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