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Contains the keyword Single-parent families--Fiction

Wright B. Putting makeup on the fat boy. New York: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers; 2011. Abstract

Awards: Stonewall Book Award, 2012; Lexile 820; Book level 5.4; Ages 12 and up; realistic fiction

Ness P, ill Kay, Jim, Dowd S. A monster calls : a novel. Vol 1st U.S. Somerville, Mass.: Candlewick Press; 2011. Abstract

Ages 11 and up

Katcher B. Almost perfect. Vol 1st. New York: Delacorte Press; 2009. Abstract

Awards: Stonewall Children's and Young Adult Literature Award, Lexile measure 620; Book level 4.5; Ages 14 and up

Leal AH. Also known as Harper. Vol 1st. New York: Henry Holt; 2009. Abstract

Lexile measure 800, ages 10-14; book level 5.1; realistic fiction

Horvath P. My one hundred adventures. Vol 1st. New York: Schwartz & Wade Books; 2008. Abstract

Lexile measure 810; ages 8-14; book level 5

Banks K. Lenny's space. Vol 1st. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 2007.

Lexile Measure 470, Ages 8-14, Book level 3.6, General Fiction

Birdsall J. The Penderwicks : A Summer Tale of Four Sisters, Two Rabbits, and a Very Interesting Boy. Vol 1st. New York: Knopf; 2005.

Lexile measure 800; ages 9-13; book level 4.7; realistic fiction

Morpurgo M. Private Peaceful. Vol 1st American. New York: Scholastic Press; 2004. Abstract

Lexile measure 860; ages 10-up; historical fiction