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The first to know, Abigail Johnson

Label
The first to know
Title
The first to know
Statement of responsibility
Abigail Johnson
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Hoping to find some distant relatives as a birthday present for her father, Dana has a DNA test run and is surprised when the results indicate that she has a half brother, Brandon
  • Dana Fields plans to surprise her father with the results of a DNA test. He never knew his parents, and she hopes to find him some distant relatives for his birthday. Instead, Dana discovers a half brother her age-- and his very existence means her parents' happy marriage is a lie. Desiring to know her half brother, Brandon, and the extent of her dad's deception must be balanced with Dana's wish not to destroy her family. When the truth comes out, will Dana be able to own up to her actions?
Summary
Dana Fields's father never knew his parents. When Dana secretly does a DNA test for her dad, hoping to find him some distant relatives for his birthday, her entire world implodes. Instead of a few third cousins, Dana discovers a half brother her age whose very existence means her parents' happy marriage is a lie
Storyline
Tone
Award
Librarians' Choice (Australia), 2017.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10579020
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1980-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Abigail
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 10
  • 12
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Family secrets
  • Brothers
  • Interpersonal relations
  • Family secrets
  • Brothers
  • Interpersonal relations
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Family / Siblings
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Romance / Contemporary
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Social Themes / Emotions & Feelings
  • YOUNG ADULT FICTION / Sports & Recreation / Baseball & Softball
  • Brothers
  • Family secrets
  • Interpersonal relations
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The first to know, Abigail Johnson
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn969829180
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781335007940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)969829180
Label
The first to know, Abigail Johnson
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn969829180
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
328 pages
Isbn
9781335007940
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)969829180

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