my favorite book ever
Far from the Tree
Grace is an adopted 16 year old who got pregnant with a baby girl, she chose to go through with the pregnancy and give her up for adoption, then Grace soon finds out that she is a middle chilled.
When Grace finds out she is pregnant, she is with her boyfriend. When she tells her mom dad they all decide that she will give her up for adoption. Soon after, her boyfriend and his parents came over to talk about the situation, the dad said that he cannot date Grace anymore and “he is dating a good girl now” so now her boyfriend is out of the picture. When Grace goes to the doctor, her doctor said her baby is the size of a peach, so Grace now calls her baby peach.
When grace goes into labor it is prom and of course her boyfriend is being crowned prom king as peach is born, peaches adoptive parents decided to name peach millie. When Grace goes home she doesn't come out of her room for 10 days. When she coms down her parents tell her she has 2 siblings, and Grace decides to meet her sister maya who is 15. When she meets maya she decides not to tell her about peach. Maya and Grace decide they want to meat there brother.
When Grace finds out that her brother named Joaquin never got adopted she felt more determined to find him, so she find out his email and maya and Grace email him. When he replied they all agree on meeting at Joaquins work, and then go out for coffee. When they finally meat up Joaquin automatically decided he will never let anyone hurt them. Before Joaquin moved in with his foster parents he was going to be adopted but then something happened were they put him in foster care the next day.
This book has a beautiful story with drama, love, alcoholism adoption, family, and growing up as an adopted child.
This title contains:
Positive role models
Drinking, Drugs & Smoking