Far From the TreeBook - 2017 | First edition.
Grace, adopted at birth, is raised as an old child. At sixteen she's just put her own baby up for adoption, and now is looking for her biological family. She discovers Maya, her loudmouthed younger bio twin sister who was also adopted ; and Joaquin, their stoic older bio brother, who has no interest in bonding over their shared biological mother after seventeen years in the foster care system. Grace struggles to between cautious joy at having found them, and the true meaning of family in all its forms.
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Three siblings separated by adoption/foster care meet for the first time, only to realize that their biological bonds run deeper than they could have ever expected. Can they support one another through the suddenly rough waters of each of their individual lives, or will the newness of their rela... Read More »