The Way Light Bends by Cordelia Jensen

The Way Light Bends by Cordelia JensenGr. 7-12  Sophomores Linc and Holly, her adoptive sister from Ghana, used to declare themselves “virtual twins,” but the two have grown apart. Linc, creative and into photography, just can’t live up to her parents’ exacting standards or Holly’s academic achievements. This constant battle to meet expectations, at odds with Linc’s own capacity to learn and produce, shakes her sense of self and belonging. Struggling in a traditional school environment, Linc searches for alternative educational options; however, when a family secret is revealed, Linc is forced to rethink who she is and what she wants. [Read More]