A Year Without Mom by Dasha Tolstikova

A Year Without Mom

Dasha Tolstikova

nonfiction memoir middle grade emotional reflective medium-paced

176 pages | first published 2015

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A Year Without Mom follows 12-year-old Dasha through a year full of turmoil after her mother leaves for America. It is the early 1990s in Moscow, and political change is in the air. But Dasha is more worried about her own challenges as she negotia...
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emotional 83%
reflective 66%
adventurous 16%
challenging 16%
informative 16%
lighthearted 16%
sad 16%


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slow 16%
fast 16%

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