Lily and Dunkin

Lily and Dunkin

by Donna Gephart

Award-winning author Donna Gephart crafts a compelling dual narrative about two remarkable young people. Lily and Dunkin‘s powerful story will shred your heart, then stitch it back together with kindness, humor, bravery, and love.

Lily Jo McGrother, born Timothy McGrother, is a girl. But being a girl is not so easy when you look like a boy. Especially when you’re in the eighth grade.

Norbert Dorfman, nicknamed Dunkin Dorfman, is dealing with bipolar disorder and has just moved from the New Jersey town he’s called home for the past thirteen years. This would be hard enough, but the fact that he is also hiding from a painful secret makes it even worse.

One summer morning, Lily Jo McGrother meets Dunkin Dorfman and their lives forever change.


Ages: 10-up
ISBN: 9780553536744
Price: $16.99
Published by: Random House Children's Books

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