Father Figure written by Richard Peck (1978) is a young adult novel that addresses many issues pertinent to today’s youth. Major themes in the novel include suicide, loss of a parent through death, father-son conflict, self-designated responsibility for a younger sibling, and the coming-of-age feelings of a teenage boy.
By: Richard Peck
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