All the children are home [large print] / Patry Francis.

By: Francis, PatryPublisher: New York : Harper Large Print, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, ©2021Description: 536 p. ; 23 cmISBN: 9780063063099Report number: BV-Summer 21Subject(s): Foster parents -- Fiction | Foster children -- Fiction | Indian foster children -- FictionGenre/Form: Historical fiction. | Large type books.Summary: LARGE PRINT. Set in the late 1950s through 1960s in a small town in Massachusetts, All the Children Are Home follows the Moscatelli family, Dahlia and Louie, foster parents, and their long-term foster children Jimmy, Zaidie, and Jon, and the irrevocable changes in their lives when a six-year-old indigenous girl, Agnes, comes to live with them. When Dahlia decided to become a foster mother, she had a few caveats: no howling newborns, no delinquents, and above all, no girls. A harrowing incident years before left her a virtual prisoner in her own home, forever wary of the heartbreak and limitation of a girl's life.
List(s) this item appears in: 2021 LARGE PRINT Summer | 2021 Fiction Selections | 2021 Summer Catalog
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LARGE PRINT. Set in the late 1950s through 1960s in a small town in Massachusetts, All the Children Are Home follows the Moscatelli family, Dahlia and Louie, foster parents, and their long-term foster children Jimmy, Zaidie, and Jon, and the irrevocable changes in their lives when a six-year-old indigenous girl, Agnes, comes to live with them. When Dahlia decided to become a foster mother, she had a few caveats: no howling newborns, no delinquents, and above all, no girls. A harrowing incident years before left her a virtual prisoner in her own home, forever wary of the heartbreak and limitation of a girl's life.

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