The Deepest Blue (Paperback)

By Kim Williams Justesen

Tanglewood, 9781939100054, 292pp.

Publication Date: September 15, 2015

Other Editions of This Title:
Hardcover (10/15/2013)

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Description

Mike hasn't spoken to his mother in years, and what few memories he has of her are painful. When Mike's dad is killed in a car accident, Mike wants to stay in his hometown and live with Maggie, his dad's girlfriend, who has been like a mother to him for the last five years. But Mike's mother reappears in his life and demands that he return to her custody and live on the other side of the country with a family he doesn't know. The law is on his mother's side, and Mike will have to grow up quickly and take on the legal system to have the life he wants.

This deeply moving story of a young teen's difficult family relationships reflects the reality of many children and teens with strong emotional ties to adults who have no legal rights in the instance of death or divorce.


About the Author

Kim Williams Justesen is a creative writing teacher and lives with her family in Sandy, UT.