Unbecoming

by Jenny Downham

2017 Stonewall Book Award, Honor
When Katie’s grandmother appears after years of mysterious absence, suffering from Alzheimer’s, Katie cares for her, bonds with her—and uncovers painful family secrets.

ISBN: 9780545907170

JLG Release: May 2016

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  • Book Details

    ISBN

    9780545907170

    Format

    Print Book

    Edition

    Hardcover edition

    Publisher

    David Fickling

    Page Count

    384

    Trim Size

    5 1/2" x 8 1/4"

    Scholastic Reading Counts

    Level: 6.3, Points: 27

    Lexile

    Level: HL700L

    Awards & Honors

    The Kirkus Prize 2016 Nominee, Young Readers
    Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2016, Young Adult
    Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2016, Teen
    2017 Rainbow Book List, Young Adult Fiction
    YALSA 2017 Best Fiction for Young Adults
    2017 CILIP Carnegie Medal Longlist
    Booklist Carte Blanche: Columinist’s Choice 2016
    2017 USBBY Outstanding International Book List, Grades 9–12

    Genre

    Fic


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