As the only Black girl at Hebrew school, Imani’s less than curious about her adoptive family’s Jewish history, and more than a little curious about her own. How can she find out about her birth family without hurting her mom’s feelings?
Ages 10+
Pages 380
Publisher Penguin Random House
Sydney Taylor Silver Medal Winner

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95 Reviews

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Amazing book!

Review by Ezra

This is an amazing book! Read it if you like suspense, drama, and mystery all together! 5 STARS

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The Length of a String

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I love it!

Review by Dog1

it was interesting and fun and how the story is layed out..... I love it

Jun 05, 2024 03:34 PM
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Review by Sbg31012

I love how I got to know the characters. Super interesting, I recommend this book.

May 08, 2024 07:49 PM
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Review by Dancer9

This is one of my all-time favorite books! I loved how it made me feel for the characters and really feel like I understood them. This book is amazing for so many reasons and will keep you wanted to read more and more. Choose The Length of a String as your book for the month!

Dec 10, 2023 09:19 PM
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Unexpected adventures!

Review by TheR

Over the summer, I read this book with my family. It had an unexpected twist about her childhood. We all enjoyed this exciting story!

Nov 02, 2023 08:20 PM
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Good book

Review by Dafroz

I loved reading this book!

Aug 04, 2023 08:32 AM