The List of Things that Will Not Change

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Love and family are our touchstones in a changing world: Read an extract from The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead

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17 April 2020

Love and family are our touchstones in a changing world: Read an extract from The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead

An uplifting story of self-awareness and resilience: Review of The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead

Review

15 April 2020

An uplifting story of self-awareness and resilience: Review of The List of Things That Will Not Change by Rebecca Stead

Synopsis

Mom and Dad told me about the divorce at a 'family meeting'. I sat on the couch, between them. They didn't look happy, and I suddenly got worried that something was wrong with our cat, Red. That they were going to tell me he was dying. But that wasn't it.When Bea's parents got divorced, there were big changes for Bea, and also lots of things that stayed the same. But it's not always easy living in two separate apartments.When her dad announces that he and his boyfriend, Jesse, are getting married, Bea is excited that Jesse's daughter will become the sister she's always wanted. But as the wedding approaches, Bea's joy is clouded by a terrible secret she has kept hidden since last summer.
Rebecca Stead
About the author

Rebecca Stead

Rebecca Stead is the author of the children’s novels First Light and the Newbery Medal winner When You Reach Me. She lives in New York with her husband and two children.

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