Walter Dean Myers - Foster home care - 1982 - 176 pages
Fourteen-year-old Stephen, his new foster brother, his friends are sentenced to help out at an old age home for the summer after Stephen is caught writing graffiti on a train.
Anne Mazer - Diaries - 2001 - 118 pages
Abby Hayes is starting fifth grade. Her supersibs, the perfect older twins and her genius little brother, have already proved their Hayes worthiness. This is going to be Abby's ...