03 Mar / Shizuko’s Daughter by Kyoko Mori [in What Do I Read Next? Multicultural Literature]
When her mother suddenly commits suicide, 12-year-old Yuki is left behind to try and piece her life back together. Living with an aloof father and an uncaring stepmother, Yuki must learn to rely on herself and create a new life of independence and quiet strength.
Readers: Middle Grade, Young Adult