I Don't Want to Be Your Shadow

I Don't Want to Be Your Shadow
Author: Deborah Aydt
Pages: 138
ISBN10: 0590317199
Genre: Childrens
Series Wishing Star
Goodreads Rating: 3.33
ISBN13: 9780590317191
Published: February 1st 1982 by Scholastic

Jon was a powerful force in my life, as powerful as my mother had been before. Jon and my mother was both suns when I deferred to one of them, I became a shadow…Blake had always lived in her mother’s shadow. Her mother holds an important job in the art world and expects Blake to follow in her footsteps.

But what Blake wants is a warm quite, home life, and a mother who’s always there. When she finds it with Jon Purcell’s family, she’s delighted. And she’s even more delighted when she finds herself falling in love with Jon… until she makes the disturbing discovery that she’s as much Jon’s shadow as she was her mother’s. Blake wants to be herself but how? Must she stop loving Jon?